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The Home Babies

BBC Radio 4

5 FANS
The story of how one woman discovered the secret which lay beneath the site of an old mother and baby home in the west of Ireland. Her discovery shocked the country and the world.
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The Home Babies: The End For Now

17:21 | Jul 27th, 2018

Becky Milligan continues her series about a former home for unmarried mothers in Tuam in the west of Ireland, and the work of amateur historian Catherine Corless. Catherine's discoveries prompted the Irish Government to begin an investigation into mo...Show More
The Home Babies: The State

15:46 | Jul 20th, 2018

Becky Milligan continues her series about a former home for unmarried mothers in Tuam in the west of Ireland, and the work of amateur historian Catherine Corless. Catherine's discoveries prompted the Irish Government to begin an investigation into mo...Show More
The Home Babies: The Church

22:24 | Jul 13th, 2018

Becky Milligan continues her series about a former home for unmarried mothers in Tuam in the West of Ireland, and the work of amateur historian Catherine Corless. Catherine's discoveries prompted the Irish Government to begin an investigation into mo...Show More
The Home Babies: The Americans

16:44 | Jul 9th, 2018

Becky Milligan continues her series about a former home for unmarried mothers in Tuam in the West of Ireland, and the work of amateur historian Catherine Corless. Catherine's discoveries prompted the Irish Government to begin an investigation into mo...Show More
The Home Babies: The Survivors

15:01 | Jun 29th, 2018

Becky Milligan continues her series of reports about a former home for unmarried mothers in the West of Ireland and the work of an amateur historian Catherine Corless. Catherine's discoveries prompted the Irish Government to begin an investigation in...Show More
The Home Babies: Inside the home

13:38 | Jun 22nd, 2018

Becky Milligan continues her series about a former home for unmarried mothers in Tuam, in the West of Ireland, and the work of amateur historian Catherine Corless. Catherine's discoveries prompted the Irish Government to begin an investigation in...Show More
The Home Babies: The Grave

17:12 | Jun 21st, 2018

Becky Milligan continues her series of reports about a former mother and baby home for unmarried mothers in the town of Tuam in the west of Ireland. Amateur historian Catherine Corless is sometimes called the Erin Brockovich of Ireland. Her discov...Show More
The Home Babies: The Amateur Historian

18:37 | Jun 21st, 2018

Becky Milligan continues her series of reports about a former mother and baby home for unmarried mothers in the town of Tuam in the west of Ireland. Amateur historian Catherine Corless is sometimes called the Erin Brockovich of Ireland. Her discov...Show More
The Home Babies: The Bones

14:15 | Jun 21st, 2018

This is a story about the work of an amateur historian Catherine Corless, who uncovered a mass grave of babies buried in the grounds of a former home for unmarried mothers in the town of Tuam, Ireland. Her discoveries prompted the Irish governmen...Show More
The Home Babies: The Wall

15:12 | Jun 16th, 2018

Catherine Corless is an amateur historian. She has been called the Erin Brockovich of Ireland, after uncovering the story of an unmarked grave of nearly 800 infants at a former institution for unmarried mothers. Her work prompted the Irish governm...Show More
Welcome to The Home Babies

01:29 | Jun 15th, 2018

Subscribe now for the secret story of an old mother and baby home in the west of Ireland.