Conversation between grandmother and granddaughter, Olivia and Olivia, about growing up in Jamaica and coming to live in Britain in the 1950s.
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Hutchinson, Olivia, 1993- (female, Singer), Hutchinson, Olivia, 1930- (female)
BBC Radio Leeds
19-year-old Olivia talks to her 81-year-old grandmother Olivia (who she was named after) about her life. She grew up in Jamaica and after the death of her mother spent her early years living with a succession of family and friends. Olivia Snr talks about her education and about coming to live in Britain in the 1950s and running her own business.
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