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Desert Island Discs Episode guide

  1. Malcolm Gladwell

    Kirsty Young talks to writer Malcolm Gladwell.

    First broadcast: 10 Aug 2014

  2. Guy Garvey

    Kirsty Young talks to Guy Garvey, musician and frontman of Elbow.

    First broadcast: 03 Aug 2014

  3. Dame Wendy Hall

    Kirsty Young talks to Dame Wendy Hall.

    First broadcast: 27 Jul 2014

  4. Doug Allan

    Kirsty Young talks to wildlife cameraman Doug Allan.

    First broadcast: 20 Jul 2014

  5. Anne Reid

    Kirsty Young interviews actress Anne Reid.

    First broadcast: 13 Jul 2014

  6. Sir Michael Marmot

    Kirsty Young talks to epidemiologist Prof Sir Michael Marmot.

    First broadcast: 06 Jul 2014

  7. Lily Allen

    Singer-songwriter Lily Allen is interviewed by Kirsty Young.

    First broadcast: 29 Jun 2014

  8. Judy Murray

    Judy Murray, tennis coach and mother of Andy and Jamie, is interviewed by Kirsty Young.

    First broadcast: 22 Jun 2014

  9. Raja Shehadeh

    Kirsty Young talks to Palestinian lawyer and writer Raja Shehadeh.

    First broadcast: 15 Jun 2014

  10. Tamara Rojo

    Tamara Rojo, ballerina, is interviewed by Kirsty Young.

    First broadcast: 08 Jun 2014

  11. Biddy Baxter

    Biddy Baxter, former Blue Peter editor, is interviewed by Kirsty Young.

    First broadcast: 01 Jun 2014

  12. Rene Redzepi

    Kirsty Young talks to Danish chef Rene Redzepi.

    First broadcast: 25 May 2014

  13. Alison Moyet

    Alison Moyet is interviewed by Kirsty Young and chooses her Desert Island Discs.

    First broadcast: 18 May 2014

  14. Jack Dee

    Kirsty Young talks to comedian, actor and writer Jack Dee.

    First broadcast: 11 May 2014

  15. Sir Andre Geim

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

    First broadcast: 30 Mar 2014

  16. Dame Claire Bertschinger

    Kirsty Young talks to nurse and humanitarian Dame Claire Bertschinger.

    First broadcast: 23 Mar 2014

  17. Murray Walker

    Kirsty Young talks to motor racing commentator Murray Walker.

    First broadcast: 16 Mar 2014

  18. Lord Richards of Herstmonceux

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

    First broadcast: 09 Mar 2014

  19. Mairi Hedderwick

    Kirsty Young talks to author and illustrator Mairi Hedderwick.

    First broadcast: 02 Mar 2014

  20. Professor Hugh Montgomery

    Kirsty Young talks to intensive care specialist Prof Hugh Montgomery.

    First broadcast: 23 Feb 2014

  21. Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean

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

    First broadcast: 16 Feb 2014

  22. Dame Elish Angiolini

    Kirsty Young interviews lawyer Dame Elish Angiolini.

    First broadcast: 09 Feb 2014

  23. Bob Harris

    Kirsty Young talks to broadcaster Bob Harris.

    First broadcast: 02 Feb 2014

  24. Sir Ben Ainslie

    Kirsty Young interviews English sailing star Sir Ben Ainslie.

    First broadcast: 26 Jan 2014

  25. Reverend Rose Hudson-Wilkin

    Kirsty Young talks to the Reverend Rose Hudson-Wilkin.

    First broadcast: 19 Jan 2014

  26. Nicola Benedetti

    Kirsty Young talks to violinist Nicola Benedetti.

    First broadcast: 12 Jan 2014

  27. Ray Mears

    Kirsty Young's castaway is woodsman Ray Mears.

    First broadcast: 05 Jan 2014

  28. Ant and Dec

    Kirsty Young talks to TV presenters Ant and Dec.

    First broadcast: 29 Dec 2013

  29. Miranda Hart

    Kirsty Young talks to comedian and actor Miranda Hart.

    First broadcast: 22 Dec 2013

  30. Gillian Clarke

    Kirsty Young talks to poet Gillian Clarke.

    First broadcast: 15 Dec 2013

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