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Richard Dunwoody

Richard Dunwoody

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sun 04 Apr 1999

Jockey

"Sue Lawley's guest this week is the jockey Richard Dunwoody. He's been champion jockey three times and has won the Grand National twice. Now he's hot on the heels of Peter Scudamore's record for the most wins ever. He chooses eight records to take to the mythical island.

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

Choices

The Saw Doctors

1.

Castaway's favourite

The Saw Doctors

Clare Island

Performer: The Saw Doctors

Others who chose this artist

David Bowie

2.

David Bowie

Life on Mars

Performer: David Bowie

Others who chose this artist

Ultravox

3.

Ultravox

Vienna

Performer: Ultravox

Others who chose this artist

Giacomo Puccini

4.

Giacomo Puccini

Nessun dorma! (from Turandot)

Composer: Giacomo Puccini

Others who chose this artist

Fleetwood Mac

6.

Fleetwood Mac

The Chain

Performer: Fleetwood Mac

Others who chose this artist

Carl Davis

7.

Carl Davis

Champions Theme

Performer: Carl Davis

Others who chose this artist

Garth Brooks

8.

Garth Brooks

The Dance

Performer: Garth Brooks

Others who chose this artist

Book

The Lord of the Rings by J R R Tolkien

Others who chose this author

Luxury item

An endless supply of ice-cream

Others who chose a similar luxury

Occupations

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