Born: 15th December 1972

Anhui, China

Date of interview: 15th September 2006

Map showing where Ling came from

So you came, when you came to Newbury, you had your first child. And your husband was working and you then, you began to study at the Reading University. Tell me some, tell me more about the life in the UK, and your thoughts about it.

I think because I have a child, the health care and ... the health visitors, kind of professional, they kind of very caring, very professional. Also, there are lots of toddlers groups. With child, you can easily make friends. So in Newbury, we, formed MOSAIC, that is an international group, we got funding from the West Berkshire Council. For the, you know, the people from every different countries, they got together, sharing things once, every Saturday, the first Saturday of the month. Sometimes we need people from the same experience, come together, to give support to other people.