Nina Campbell

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When designing the interior of Sunninghill for the Duke and Duchess of York, this week's castaway on Desert Island Discs rummaged through the cellars at Buckingham Palace in search of just the right treasure. She's also coloured Ringo Starr's library cranberry red, and suggested tasselled tie-backs for Rod Stewart. Nina Campbell is one of Britain's top interior designers and a devotee of the English country house style, although, as she admits to Sue Lawley this week, she never goes near the country - it's too wet and windy.

[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]

Favourite track: Design For Living by Flanders & Swann
Book: A photograph album
Luxury: A bed

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40 minutes

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Fri 21 Mar 1997 09:05


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PresenterSue Lawley
Interviewed GuestNina Campbell

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