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Parallel lives

(Left to right) Black and white photo of a Chinese family, the Butetown area of Cardiff, Somali men in a Cardiff street,  a sign in three languages in Green Lanes

The children of migrants in three of Britain's long established ethnic communities recount the experiences of their parents and describe the difficulties of growing up in a closed society.

Read their stories and then use the form at the bottom of the page to send your comments.

Chinese in Belfast: Wai Kuen Mo

Somali in Cardiff: Hussain Noor

Turkish in London: Mehmet Dikenli

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