Alan Ross-Harper is looking for his birth mother who gave him up for adoption in 1958. He discovered that he was adopted at twelve years old. After tracking her down, Nicky visits her family to tell them about Alan’s search and Alan’s mum reveals that she has never stopped thinking about Alan. There is an emotional moment when they are all finally reunited. Susan Udy is looking for her daughter who she gave up for adoption when she was 21. For nearly fifty years she has carried the pain ang guilt of giving her up and has held onto the hope that she would one day be reunited with her daughter. The show manages to trace Kerry, learning that her name had been changed to Andrea. Nicky pays her a visit at her home in Bristol, just a few miles from the hospital in which she was born. The cameras follow Susan and Andrea when they are finally reunited.
Wendy O’Hagan has never met her father and always believed that the man she knew of as dad was her father as she grew up. It was only when she was seven years old that the story of her real father started to emerge. Wendy has been searching for her father ever since but has found no trace of him. Helen Harrison is looking for the son she was forced to give up for adoption more than thirty years ago.
David and Paul Shannon are looking for their father who disappeared from their lives when they were just young boys. Julia Evans is desperate to locate her own mother who she has never known.
Laurence Peat was given up for adoption at birth and is hoping to locate his birth mother. Denise Temple is desperate to find her daughter who she battled to keep when she gave birth to her nearly fifty years ago but was forced to give her up.
Robert Capron's mother disappeared from his life abandoning him to be brought up by his struggling and impoverished fatherwhen he was just a couple of years old. He is now looking to be reunited with the mother who abandoned him. A pair of twin sisters are searching for their younger twin brothers.
Chris Jones is looking for his sister who he last saw when she was a just a baby. Polly Gillon is looking for her eldest son who she was forced to give up for adoption back in 1959.
Chris is lives in Eltham, South London with his family. He grew up with his mother who told him very little about his early childhood. Twenty years later he found out had a younger sister, who was given up for adoption when she was a baby and he is still desperate to find her. Polly Gillon lives in Banbury, Oxfordshire and is looking for the son she gave up for adoption about 50 years ago.
Sharon Temple-Sowerby, a 50-year-old mother-of-two, is looking for her mother who gave her up when she was just a baby and her brother Adrian that she never knew existed ends up being found. Aftwer they reunited the search for their mother continues.