Paul O'Grady: The Sally Army and Me

May 2016
30:00

May 24, 2016

Expired 3.0 1 x
Paul O'Grady takes on the final and toughest part of his Salvation Army training as he comforts those facing death at a hospice for the terminally ill. He puts on his dancing shoes for a 94-year-old lady at an exercise class for the elderly and finally gets to fulfil his childhood dream of marching with the Sally Army band down London's Oxford Street.
30:00

May 19, 2016

Expired 3.0 3 x
Paul O'Grady's training with the Salvation Army takes him right back to where he first encountered them as a kid, his hometown of Liverpool, to support a woman whose drug addiction has ruined her life. He channels his inner 'Lily' to use his comedy experience to help a man who hit rock bottom and gets one last chance to find his rhythm with the Sally Army band.
30:00

May 12, 2016

Expired 3.0 6 x
Paul O'Grady's training with the Salvation Army goes international as he hits the front line and witnesses the migrant crisis in Athens at first hand. He gets a face-to-face meeting with the head honcho of the Salvation Army to ask him some tough questions on sexuality and helps a woman who is desperate to put food on the table for her children.
30:00

May 5, 2016

Expired 3.0 12 x
Paul O'Grady's training with the Salvation Army is taken to the next level when he is faced with his biggest fear - dementia. He rolls forward the years as he dons an old-age simulation suit to see what it really feels like to be an OAP. He tries his hand at storytelling, attempting to teach a room full of children a classic parable from the Bible - what could go wrong?
April 2016
30:00

April 28, 2016

Expired 3.0 9 x
Paul O'Grady's Salvation Army training is raised a notch as he has to teach a group of troubled teens life skills in the form of baking and he becomes the removal firm for a homeless man who is finally getting a roof over his head. In an unusual twist, Paul is persuaded to perform his very own rap song.
30:00

April 21, 2016

Expired 3.0 9 x
Paul O'Grady has been interested in the Salvation Army since childhood. Coinciding with their 150th anniversary, Paul, formerly a care worker, gets hands-on and immerses himself in their charitable projects. He begins by taking part in the volunteer training programme and meets other volunteers and members of staff and the people they support.
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