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Shakin' Stevens

Coming Home, Series 8 Episode 3 of 4

Rock 'n' roll singer Shakin' Stevens makes an emotional journey in search of his Welsh ancestry. Shaky is the youngest of thirteen children, and remarkably, his father served in the First World War. But it's the fate of his grandmother, Charlotte, and his uncle that moves him to tears as he finds out about the lasting effect the war had on his family.

Release date:

29 minutes

Last on

Fri 16 May 2014 19:30
BBC One Wales, Wales HD only


Role Contributor
ProducerGeoff Evans
DirectorGeoff Evans
Executive ProducerPaul Lewis

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