Tanni Grey Thompson

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This week Sue Lawley's castaway is the paralympic athlete Tanni Grey-Thompson. Tanni Grey-Thompson has won medals in four Paralympic Games: when she was 19 she competed at Seoul and took the Bronze for the 200m. During the following 12 years her tally of medals has increased to nine golds and three silvers. She chooses eight records to take with her to the mythical island.

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

Favourite track: Knowing Me, Knowing You by Steve Coogan/Rebecca Front
Book: A guide to edible foods on a desert island
Luxury: Five juggling balls

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45 minutes

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Fri 13 Apr 2001 09:00


Role Contributor
PresenterSue Lawley
Interviewed GuestTanni Grey-Thompson

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