Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio

Sidney James

Roy Plomley's castaway is actor Sidney James.

Favourite track: Can-Can by Gioachino Rossini/Respighi
Book: Encyclopaedia Britannica
Luxury: Double bed

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Mon 4 Apr 1960 13:10
Home Service

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterRoy Plomley
Interviewed GuestSidney James

The 75th anniversary of Desert Island Discs

Desert Island Discs at 75 1920x1080

Featuring David Beckham, the funniest and most moving moments, animations and quizzes.

The Lark Ascending – The People’s Desert Island Disc

The Lark Ascending – The People’s Desert Island Disc

Why does Vaughan Williams’s masterpiece appeal to so many castaways?