Latest Episodes

I stole a plane to escape the military
October 22, 2019

53 years ago Theo Van Eijck flew from Malta to Libya to start a new life

My child and spouse came out as trans
October 21, 2019

The story of how a family coped with two seismic revelations and are now closer than ever

The painful secret I hid from my twin
October 19, 2019

When Alex lost his memories his identical twin helped him restore them, or some of them

How cooking landed me in a Syrian prison
October 17, 2019

Chef Majeda Khouri got arrested for cooking food for displaced people in Damascus

‘Dad please don’t sell my sister, sell me’
October 16, 2019

Shari Ho from Taiwan was sold as a slave by her father when she was just seven years old

How we pulled off 'the rescue of the century'
October 15, 2019

Vernon Unsworth oversaw the huge operation to save 12 Thai schoolboys trapped in a cave

The Afghan physio who survived a landmine
October 14, 2019

Shukrullah Zeerak wanted to help others after he lost his leg in a landmine explosion

How Superman saved my life
October 12, 2019

Screenwriter Joe Straczynski wished for a hero to rescue him from his abusive childhood

Mental Health Day: Dancing and delusions
October 10, 2019

Dancer Kevin Turner and his mum Avis tell us how they coped with his bipolar disorder

Curing my own deadly disease
October 09, 2019

David Fajgenbaum was nicknamed 'The Beast' before he became ill with a deadly disease