Desert Island Discs

BBC Radio 4

Society & Culture, Personal Journals

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Desert Island Discs was created by Roy Plomley in 1942, and the format is simple: a guest is invited by Kirsty Young to choose the eight records they would take with them to a desert island


DID: Sir Mervyn King

June 2nd, 2013

Episode 334 of 566 episodes

Kirsty Young's castaway is the out-going Governor of the Bank of England, Sir Mervyn King.