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Isabel Oakeshott and Surrogacy

Political journalist Isabel Oakeshott nearly tried surrogacy after having problems conceiving a second child. She talks to Natalie, who had twins through a surrogate in the UK.

Political journalist and commentator Isabel Oakeshott almost went down the route of surrogacy in India, after having four miscarriages when trying for her second child. In the end, she did have a baby naturally, but has always wondered about the route she almost took.

In the first of two interviews for One to One, she talks to Natalie, who had twins through a surrogate in the UK, and she explores how surrogacy works here.

Producer: Sara Conkey.

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