Singer Cheryl knows little about her heritage beyond her sense of herself as a true Geordie. Tracing her roots in the north east, on her dad's side she discovers a sea-faring ancestor and a family tragedy. On her mum's side, she learns the story of her long-forgotten great-grandfather, a quintessential Tommy in the First World War who fought in one of the most famous battles on the western front.
Series in which celebrities trace their ancestry, discovering secrets and surprises from their past.
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