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Interview with Alton Watkins, 12 February 2018

Interview with Alton Watkins about his move to England in the 1950s and his life in London and Grays.

[00:00:] His early life in Trinidad; missed out on chance to go to the Olympics as a long-distance runner; time spent in an orphanage; his mother's struggle to provide for her family; his desire to move to England to improve his education; his work as a printer in Trinidad; ease of find…