When Sean and Carolyn Savage went for fertility treatment they were hoping to add a much wanted fourth child to their family. But a mistake at the IVF clinic left the couple with a nightmare. The wrong embryos had been implanted so Carolyn was told she was carrying another woman's child. The Savages faced a terrible dilemma - should they continue with the pregnancy and then hand the child over to its natural parents or should they undergo a termination? They tell Matthew Bannister how they coped with that difficult decision and the impact it had on their lives.
"Inconceivable" by Carolyn and Sean Savage is published now.

In a township in Cape Town one man has been trying to give young people a sense of direction by reviving the ancient cultural tradition of stick fighting. During the week Vuyisile Dyolotana teaches youngsters the finer points of stick fighting technique and once a month there's a big competition. For Outlook, reporter Mohammed Allie went along to find out more.

Available now

28 minutes

Last on

Wed 6 Apr 2011 10:05 GMT

Outlook Inspirations 2018


Browse a collection of inspirational stories

Amazing Story Collections


Global stories of love, heroes, passions and sacrifice

Amazing Outlook videos

Uncovering the history of astronauts in Iceland

Watch amazing first person stories

Love Against the Odds

Love Against the Odds

Seven extraordinary love stories from unusual circumstances

The Outlook Podcast

Listen to the Podcast

Favourite stories from across the week, available to download

The Outlook Inspirations 50

The Outlook Inspirations 50

Amazing stories to celebrate Outlook's 50th birthday