Horrible, horrible things have been done to people in the past (and present).The strength that rises up above the horror is heartwarming.

This 15 minutes talk by ‘Mr Sulu’ reveals a childhood none of us would ever have wanted for ourselves or our children. As UK citizens we are born into such privilege and all too often take our luck for granted.

Travelling within Asia is making the realities of history here (and around the world) much more real and vibrant. History is still things that happened to someone else years ago but somehow, for me, the people involved now have ‘faces’ and lives and are much more than just words on a page.