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Judge Stephen Tumin

Judge Stephen Tumin

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First broadcast: Sun 31 Oct 1993

Chief Inspector of Prisons

The castaway in Desert Island Discs this week is Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Prisons, Judge Stephen Tumim. He'll be talking to Sue Lawley about many of the controversial issues surrounding the prison service today, as well as about his own private passions for books and painting.

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

Choices

Cast Of Ace Of Clubs

1.

Cast Of Ace Of Clubs

Three Juvenile Delinquents

Ludwig van Beethoven

2.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Prisoners' Chorus (from Fidelio)

Orchestra: The Vienna State Opera and Chorus, Vienna Philharmonica Conductor: Leonard Bernstein

Others who chose this artist

Lizbeth Webb

4.

Lizbeth Webb

This Is My Lovely Day

Zairean Immigrants On Remand At Pentonville Prison

5.

Zairean Immigrants On Remand At Pentonville Prison

African Hymn

Sir Hubert Parry

6.

Castaway's favourite

Sir Hubert Parry

Jerusalem

Choir: Massed English Male Voice Choir

Others who chose this artist

Wandsworth Prisoners

8.

Wandsworth Prisoners

West Side Story Officer Krupky

Book

Tristram Shandy by Laurence Sterne

Others who chose this author

Luxury item

Marble bust of Laurence Sterne

Others who chose a similar luxury

Occupations

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