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Alan Carr

Alan Carr explores his family's connection to football and his grandfather's tantalisingly brief brush with fame.

Alan then turns super-sleuth as he sets out to investigate a mysterious name change on his mother's side of the family. In an extraordinary story of twists and turns, he finally discovers the shocking truth, and exposes a previously hidden chapter of social history.

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59 minutes

Last on

Tue 15 Mar 2016 14:00
BBC Two except Wales


Role Contributor
DirectorChris Wilson
Series ProducerColette Flight
ParticipantAlan Carr

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