Extraordinary personal stories from around the world.

Today New York hotel chambermaid Ada Velez Escalera tells us about the difficulties of her job.

We also hear from Barry McGuigan about the highs and lows of his life as a boxing champion including the story of one of the most emotionally charged fights of all time.

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Thu 16 Jun 2011 10:05 GMT

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