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Growing up now

Growing up elsewhere in the world

Not everyone who lives in Leeds now grew up here. Leeds is a tolerant and respectful city, no matter where someone has come from the world.

Charles’ story:

Charles talks about growing up in the West Indies (St Kitts and Nevis), making toys, and playing in the sea. Made in 2015 as part of a Leeds Museums and Galleries community project. Watch Charles' story here.  

Inder, Raj and Kavan’s story:

Three generations of the same family talk about the differences in their childhoods. They discuss playing music and different toys. Made in 2015 as part of a Leeds Museums and Galleries community project. Watch their story here.