This Is My Story
Celebrity fronted factual competition celebrating true life stories and awarding publishing deals.
S01:E01 - Family
Maureen Lipman meets three of the fifteen finalists, one of whom will win the chance to see their story become a published book. These opening three stories are based around the theme of family, and include an amazing story of coincidence when a womans past catches up with her in the most incredible way.
S01:E02 - Success
Travelling across Britain, Ronan Keating meets three people who have each achieved incredible success in their lives. These include Jack Romero, who fled the war in Lebanon, and arrived in Heathrow airport in 1979 with just 90 pounds in pocket. Just fifteen years later, he launched an airline worth 30 million pounds.
S01:E03 - Love
Christine Bleakley meets a woman who was reunited with her first love over forty years after they first met, and hears the compelling story of unrequited love for a Catholic priest. Finally, Christine meets a wife and mother who fell in love with a convicted murderer, and went on to lead a campaign to prove his innocence.
S01:E04 - Overcoming Achievement
George Alagiah meets three more finalists in the BBCs My Story competition hoping to win the chance to see their true-life story become a published book. This time, the stories are about people who've overcome real adversity in their life.
S01:E05 - Survival
Frank Gardner meets three more of the fifteen finalists. This programme, the last in the series, includes three very powerful personal testimonies of survival.