About Teochew UK
Teochew UK is a UK association founded on 6th March 2021.
Whilst all our members are Gaginang live in the UK (people with Teochew heritage) we are a diverse group of people with connections in Australia, China, France, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Teochew UK aims to
- CONNECT AND SUPPORT TEOCHEW PEOPLE LIVING IN THE UK.
- CONNECT AND FOSTER GOOD RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN THE UK AND TEOCHEW PEOPLE WORLDWIDE.
- HELP PEOPLE FROM THE UK UNDERSTAND AND ENGAGE WITH TEOCHEW CULTURE.
What is Teochew?
Teochew is a distinctive culture shared by people of Teochew heritage all over the world.
Teochew people have resided in the east coastal region of Guangdong province in South China since the 4th century.
There are an estimated 50 million Teochew people in the world, of which 20 million are living in diasporas around the world.