When a David Bowie tribute act hears his idol has died, a strange week unfolds. Read more
When a David Bowie tribute act hears his idol has died, a strange week unfolds.
Care or Custody
Ray finds out he is father to a baby in care and fights for custody. Grace Dent presents.
The End of the Road?
Mary is 86 and faces losing her driving licence if she fails her next eye test.
Born Before Time
The Untold follows baby Isobel, born at 26 weeks and being cared for in the neo-natal unit
Mr and Mr
Gubs is Sikh, gay and getting married. But will his dad go to the wedding?
Amir is in a catch-22: too ill to work yet apparently not ill enough for illness benefits.
Grace Dent revisits four of the most intriguing Untold stories from the past few months.
A Chair for Neil
Grace Dent tells the story of Neil and his quest for the chair that could change his life.
What happens when best friends meet for the first time?
In the Grip of Anorexia
Maya is struggling with anorexia, and her A-levels are imminent.
The story of a care home manager who was sacked after posting a photo on Facebook.
I've Lost My Voice
Rob has lost his voice and is trying to get it back. It is not going to be easy.
Hit and Run
A mother's search for justice after her son was knocked over and killed on Christmas Eve.
Mike and Nouri Go Fishing
Nouri is Syrian and Mike is Scottish. Grace Dent follows a friendship formed over fishing.
My Lost Brother
Rani is trying to find her baby brother's grave, a family tragedy no-one speaks about.
Zero Hour Hero?
Jonathan's app could be a lifeline for jobseekers in the gig economy. Can it succeed?
The Oboe Man
Oboist Paul Mosby has Alzheimer's - can music therapy reconnect him with his past?
Grace Dent revisits four Untold stories to discover what happened next.
Jay-Z and Me
What happens when you accidentally write a song for a global superstar?
Looking for Love
Sharon is 43, from Rotherham and looking for love. Grace Dent follows what happens.
The Toss of the Coin
Jackie has a 50-50 chance of developing Huntington's disease. Does she have it?
The Good Fight
One man's battle with the authorities over his freedom to use a washing machine.
Out of School
Grace Dent follows what happens when a 14-year-old boy gets excluded from school.
Out of Their League
Grace Dent follows a women's football club in their fight to gain professional status.
The nephew of an elderly brother and sister fights to save their home near Lough Foyle.
The Commonwealth's Youngest Competitor
The Untold follows the story of 11-year-old Commonwealth Games competitor Anna Hursey.
Can a feminist politician with purple hair and piercings break through in Worcester?
Pushing the Envelope
A dyslexic postman gets the chance to realise his dream of becoming a professional actor.
Ruth Bowie returns home to Ireland to witness the results of the Irish Abortion Referendum
Cutting It Straight
After meeting in prison, two men want to make a fresh start as barbers in a Welsh village.
Child of Mine
The Untold follows the impact of a child custody case waged across international borders.
After the Bridge
A young man injured in a terrorist attack faces up to his changing views of the incident.
If the Dress Fits
A tailor in Weston-super-Mare faces prom season.
In the Driving Seat
Beth has vision in just one eye. Gary is her driving instructor. Can she pass her test?
The Island Man
One man believes his island needs a new kind of leadership, away from the mainland.
Jade is a games designer with autism. She's flying solo to New York to chase her ambition.
The reality of life for those caught up in the Windrush scandal is explored in The Untold.
Fernando's vs Nando's
A peri peri chicken shop owner faces legal action in Reading.
The Untold - Get it First on BBC Sounds
From this week, you can find brand new episodes of The Untold first on the BBC Sounds app
Fighting For My Niece
Simon fights to become his teenage niece's legal guardian after she was placed in care.
No Place for the Homeless
The story of Corby, a town divided by proposals for a new homeless shelter.
The Unidentified Woman
How do you plan a funeral for an unidentified woman? Christina is determined to do it well
Me, Dad and Dementia
Amanda's fight to get 24 hour care for her 96-year-old dad who has dementia.
The story of what happened when Kirsty, 47, moved into an old plasterer's van.
Field of Dreams
James is 24 and dreams of owning a farm. Has he found his chance in Cornwall?
Like Riding a Bike
Roni is 33 years old. She has never learned to ride a bike. Is it too late?
Searching For My Birth Family
Steph is searching for her birth mother's relatives, who may not know she was born.
Sikh-ing Mr Right
Min only wants to marry a Sikh with a turban. After ten years of looking should she stop?
Should I study at Cambridge?
Anoushka is smart, funny and mixed race: should she apply for a place at Cambridge Uni?
Don't Take My Masala
A restaurant owner in Wales loses his staff after he's found employing them illegally.
High Street Blues
One street in the run-up to Christmas, and three shops fighting for survival.
What Happened Next?
Grace Dent revisits four powerful Untold stories to find out where they went next.
Leaving the Party
Two men quit their parties to run as independents in the local elections. Can they win?
Matt’s childhood was devastated by pedophiles. Has he healed enough to find love?
The Two Sides of Silver Street
Grace Dent tells the story of one street that contains a clash of two worldviews.
Diary of a Surrogate
Linder wants to be a surrogate to help a gay couple have a baby - but will it work out?
A Trip to Death Row
Laura visits a death row inmate in Florida for answers about her late father's final years
Followed by Thousands
As Katie's social media career takes off will she have to abandon her A-levels?
Knocking on Britain's Door
Grace Dent presents a series documenting the untold dramas of 21st-century Britain.
Can I say bye to Dad?
Hayley’s been offered her dream job at Disney, but it means leaving behind her dad.
Ellie and Ollie
Ellie and Ollie were a lesbian couple; this is the story of Ollie's transition to be male.
Life on Hold
Kim Chown learns her father is appealing against his conviction for sexually abusing her.
Worth Her Weight
Fifteen Years Later
Fifteen years after cancer and a double mastectomy, Anna faces reconstructive surgery.
The Last Printer
NewStorytellers 1. The Flapper
A memorial to a much-missed matriarch told through a single household object.
NewStorytellers 2. Kidnapped
A binaural docu-drama which puts the listener at the centre of two kidnapping stories.
NewStorytellers 3. Beyond the Ballot
Along mountain passes and into a besieged UN-Compound, Fran remembers East Timor in 1999.
NewStorytellers 4. My Life After Grenfell
Survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire recall what has happened since that fateful night.
NewStorytellers 5. A Young Sel in a Small Town
Selina revisits her early years as part of a Jamaican family growing up in South Wales.
The Untold Storytelling Festival
Top names discuss today’s art of storytelling on radio and TV
The Campaigning Medic
The Untold follows a medical student determined to do what she can to save the environment
Should Hazel leave the job she loves?
The Drag Queen and the Dictionary
Lacey is a drag queen. The dictionary says drag is for men only. Can she change it?
Jay-Z and Me Part II
Being sampled by Jay-Z seemed like a miracle for singer Hannah Williams. But was it?
Voice of an Angel
A choirboy wants to make it to a very special Christmas service, before his voice breaks.
A Leeds group tracking down online child predators is challenged by police: what happens?
Alabama 3 lost a legend with the death of Jake Black: how can things continue without him?
Phoenix from the Airwaves
Can a Bristol Community radio station survive the catastrophe facing it in 2019?
Four Months for Niyi
Niyi's eating disorder has stopped him coming home for Christmas. He wants to change that.
Fighting to Save Dunford
Grace Dent follows the fight to buy and preserve the former home of a notable Victorian MP
Long Distance Love Songs
Grace Dent tells the story of a long distance romance played out via karaoke duets.
Game Over in Dover?
Grace follows the story of the owner of a family business at the crossroads over Brexit.
Grace Dent tells the story of a homecoming, 8 years in the making
Help for the Helpline
Grace Dent hears from the women battling to save a helpline for abuse victims in Scotland.
The Virus Between Us
In the first of a new series, we follow stories of people on different sides of isolation.
Ron and his Royal Medal
In the 1970s, Ron accidentally saved Princess Anne. Now he’s decided to sell his medal.
Last Flight to Newquay
Cornwall Airport Newquay faces hard times after the collapse of Flybe and Covid-19.
Farming Under Water
Winter 2019. It rained. A lot. Farmer Charles in Warwickshire isn't sure how they'll cope.
Grace Dent presents an update of some of the stories followed in The Untold.
The Hive Opera
Grace Dent introduces the story of an Opera about female serial killers being created.
Uni on Hold
Across the UK students are worried - two university students share their experiences here.
The Perfect Bench
One man's quest to find a 10/10 public bench.
Taking a Stand
A wedding DJ takes a stand on refugees crossing the Channel and seeking asylum in the UK.
Goodbye, Hong Kong?
Grace Dent follows two young Hong Kongers in their bid to make the UK home.
Seven Four Heaven
The final descent of the last BA 747, witnessed from a lay-by. Will it land?
First Flight to Newquay
Grace Dent follows Cornwall Airport Newquay as it fights for survival.
The School and the Depot
Grace Dent follows a parent-led campaign to stop Ocado opening a depot next to a school.
Young, Rural and Black
Khady Gueye wants to organise a demonstration to address racism in the Forest of Dean.
On the verge