Searching FOR mum
9pm BBC2 Abandoned outside a hospital in Sri Lanka, Rebecca was three months old when she was adopted by a British couple and taken to live in the UK.
In the first of this two-part documentary about adoptees, Rebecca, now 38, travels to Sri Lanka where she hopes to find her birth mother. She’s already made two previous visits but without success, so could it be a case of third time lucky?
Meanwhile, 27-year-old Ria from Scotland, one of 11,000 babies also adopted from Sri Lanka, is on a separate mission to find her own birth mother.
Ria’s one of the adoptees looking for her birth mum