Guests are invited to choose the eight records they would take to a desert island.
Tue 7 Jun 1955
Roy Plomley's castaway is actor and playwright Emlyn Williams
Thu 28 Apr 1955
Roy Plomley's castaway is conductor Sir Malcolm Sargent
Fri 21 Aug 1953
Roy Plomley's castaway is conductor and violinist Alfredo Campoli
Wed 1 Aug 1951
Roy Plomley's castaway is comedian Jimmy Edwards
Wed 25 Apr 1951
Roy Plomley's castaway is actress Margaret Lockwood
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