Desert Island Discs

by BBC · · · · 156 subscribers

Eight tracks, a book and a luxury: what would you take to a desert island? Guests share the soundtrack of their lives.

Monica Galetti, chef, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Tim Peake, astronaut Jan. 24, 2021
Major Tim Peake, astronaut, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Samantha Power Jan. 17, 2021
Samantha Power, former diplomat, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Historian David Olusoga shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Colonel Lucy Giles Dec. 27, 2020
Colonel Lucy Giles shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Sir Cliff Richard Dec. 20, 2020
Sir Cliff Richard shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Minette Batters Dec. 13, 2020
Minette Batters, farmer, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne
Professor Sir Jeremy Farrar, medical scientist, shares the soundtrack of his life.
Helen Oxenbury Nov. 29, 2020
Helen Oxenbury, illustrator, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Arsène Wenger, Arsenal manager for 22 years, shares the soundtrack of his life.
Sir Keir Starmer shares the soundtrack of his life. With Lauren Laverne.
David Mitchell, novelist Nov. 13, 2020
David Mitchell, novelist, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Hilary McGrady, National Trust DG, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne
Chris Boardman, cyclist Oct. 25, 2020
Chris Boardman, cyclist, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Professor Averil Mansfield shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Baroness Floella Benjamin DBE shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Samantha Morton, actor Oct. 4, 2020
Samantha Morton, actor, shares the soundtrack to her life with Lauren Laverne.
Yusuf Cat Stevens, musician, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Bernardine Evaristo, writer, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Sue Lawley's castaway is the footballer Jack Charlton. (First broadcast in 1996.)