Shirley Graham-Paul

Born: Not given

Kingston, Jamaica

Date of interview: 6th June 2006

Map showing where Shirley Graham-Paul came from

And what happened then?

It was rented accommodation. 'Cause in those there was still racism going on. If you looked black it wasn't easy to get somewhere to live. And it mainly the Asians who'd rent you somewhere ... So ... that's how we had to make do. It was a difference from what I left at home. Like a culture shock? ... what you left at home to be coming here ... and being that way. And ... it was all different islands lived in the place. But we all got on very well. So it wasn't a problem.