Jimmy Savile OBE began his career in the mines but, as a result of an accident, he took up dance hall management.
In conversation with Roy Plomley, he describes how he became a disc jockey and talks about his very successful television series Jim'll Fix It.
[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]
Favourite track: Pomp and Circumstance March No 1 in D Major by Edward Elgar
Book: Mail order catalogue
Luxury: Havana cigar
|Interviewed Guest||Jimmy Savile|