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Tanni Grey Thompson

Tanni Grey Thompson

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First broadcast: Sun 08 Apr 2001

Paralympian , Athlete, Olympic gold medal winner

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]

Choices

Dunvant Male Choir with Band of Welsh Guards

1.

Dunvant Male Choir with Band of Welsh Guards

Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah - Bread of Heaven

Performer: Dunvant Male Choir with Band of Welsh Guards

Soft Cell

2.

Soft Cell

Tainted Love

Performer: Soft Cell

Others who chose this artist

ABBA

3.

ABBA

Waterloo

Performer: ABBA

Others who chose this artist

Mash Company

4.

Mash Company

Theme from MASH - Suicide is Painless

Performer: Mash Company

Blind Melon

5.

Blind Melon

No Rain

Performer: Blind Melon

Others who chose this artist

Steve Coogan

6.

Castaway's favourite

Steve Coogan

Knowing Me, Knowing You

Performer: Steve Coogan

Others who chose this artist

Depeche Mode

7.

Depeche Mode

Personal Jesus

Performer: Depeche Mode

Others who chose this artist

Stealers Wheel

8.

Stealers Wheel

Waterloo Stuck in the Middle with You

Performer: Stealers Wheel

Others who chose this artist

Book

A guide to edible foods on a desert island by

Others who chose this author

Luxury item

Five juggling balls

Others who chose a similar luxury

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