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Desert Island Discs Episode guide

  1. Sir Andre Geim

    Kirsty Young talks to Nobel Prize-winning physicist Sir Andre Geim.

    First broadcast: 30 Mar 2014

  2. Dame Claire Bertschinger

    Kirsty Young talks to nurse and humanitarian Dame Claire Bertschinger.

    First broadcast: 23 Mar 2014

  3. Murray Walker

    Kirsty Young talks to motor racing commentator Murray Walker.

    First broadcast: 16 Mar 2014

  4. Lord Richards of Herstmonceux

    Kirsty Young talks to Lord Richards of Herstmonceux, former Chief of the Defence Staff.

    First broadcast: 09 Mar 2014

  5. Mairi Hedderwick

    Kirsty Young talks to author and illustrator Mairi Hedderwick.

    First broadcast: 02 Mar 2014

  6. Professor Hugh Montgomery

    Kirsty Young talks to intensive care specialist Prof Hugh Montgomery.

    First broadcast: 23 Feb 2014

  7. Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean

    Kirsty Young talks to Olympic ice skaters Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean.

    First broadcast: 16 Feb 2014

  8. Dame Elish Angiolini

    Kirsty Young interviews lawyer Dame Elish Angiolini.

    First broadcast: 09 Feb 2014

  9. Bob Harris

    Kirsty Young talks to broadcaster Bob Harris.

    First broadcast: 02 Feb 2014

  10. Sir Ben Ainslie

    Kirsty Young interviews English sailing star Sir Ben Ainslie.

    First broadcast: 26 Jan 2014

  11. Reverend Rose Hudson-Wilkin

    Kirsty Young talks to the Reverend Rose Hudson-Wilkin.

    First broadcast: 19 Jan 2014

  12. Nicola Benedetti

    Kirsty Young talks to violinist Nicola Benedetti.

    First broadcast: 12 Jan 2014

  13. Ray Mears

    Kirsty Young's castaway is woodsman Ray Mears.

    First broadcast: 05 Jan 2014

  14. Ant and Dec

    Kirsty Young talks to TV presenters Ant and Dec.

    First broadcast: 29 Dec 2013

  15. Miranda Hart

    Kirsty Young talks to comedian and actor Miranda Hart.

    First broadcast: 22 Dec 2013

  16. Gillian Clarke

    Kirsty Young talks to poet Gillian Clarke.

    First broadcast: 15 Dec 2013

  17. Barbara Hulanicki

    Kirsty Young talks to Barbara Hulanicki, fashion designer and creator of Biba.

    First broadcast: 08 Dec 2013

  18. Clare Balding

    Kirsty Young talks to broadcaster Clare Balding.

    First broadcast: 01 Dec 2013

  19. Rt Hon Ed Miliband

    Kirsty Young interviews the Rt Hon Ed Miliband MP, leader of the opposition.

    First broadcast: 24 Nov 2013

  20. Malorie Blackman

    Kirsty Young talks to author and children's laureate Malorie Blackman.

    First broadcast: 17 Nov 2013

  21. Alfred Brendel

    Kirsty Young talks to pianist Alfred Brendel.

    First broadcast: 15 Nov 2013

  22. Sir Ken Robinson

    Kirsty Young talks to educationalist Sir Ken Robinson.

    First broadcast: 03 Nov 2013

  23. Professor Tanya Byron

    Kirsty Young talks to Prof Tanya Byron, clinical psychologist and TV presenter.

    First broadcast: 27 Oct 2013

  24. Jeremy Hutchinson

    Kirsty Young talks to Jeremy Hutchinson, former barrister and member of the House of Lords

    First broadcast: 20 Oct 2013

  25. Chris Packham

    Kirsty Young interviews Chris Packham, naturalist, TV presenter and author.

    First broadcast: 13 Oct 2013

  26. Carolyn McCall

    Carolyn McCall, businesswoman and CEO of easyJet, is interviewed by Kirsty Young.

    First broadcast: 06 Oct 2013

  27. Lee Mack

    Kirsty Young talks to comedian Lee Mack.

    First broadcast: 29 Sep 2013

  28. Zadie Smith

    Kirsty Young talks to novelist and critic Zadie Smith.

    First broadcast: 22 Sep 2013

  29. Daniel Kahneman

    Kirsty Young interviews psychologist and Nobel Laureate Daniel Kahneman.

    First broadcast: 11 Aug 2013

  30. Eve Stewart

    Bafta-winning production designer Eve Stewart is interviewed by Kirsty Young.

    First broadcast: 04 Aug 2013

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