Stephen NG

Stephen NG

“When I look at other people’s lives, their ways of dealing with things and lives, there are many things give me great inspirations.”


Stephen NG
Retired Tailor and Take Away Shop Owner

Origin - Mainland China


All his life Mr. Stephen Ng has been an optimist and a happy person. From En Ping, China he went to Hong Kong. Starting off as an apprentice, he became a tailor master and lived a life with no worries. In 1966, through recommendation he came to the UK and worked in a leather factory as a tailor. However, over grievances with his employer Stephen resigned and later set up his own takeaway business. Unfortunately due to his wife’s illness and his gastric disease. Stephen was to end the takeaway business and go back into tailoring work. After a while he opened another takeaway business and by then, Stephen had gained the experience and knowledge to improve the quality of life for him and his family. For the sake of his health, Stephen resolved to have a day off from the business instead of working 24/7. Stephen honestly admitted that religion has a huge impact on his life. He said that by knowing when to let go and allow divine