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Peggy Makins

Peggy Makins

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First broadcast: Sun 08 May 1988

Agony aunt

The castaway this week is Peggy Makins, better known as Evelyn Home, long-time agony aunt of Woman magazine. In conversation with Sue Lawley, she looks back on her life and career and also 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

Eileen Fowler

1.

Eileen Fowler

As Young As You Feel

Sound Effects

3.

Castaway's favourite

Sound Effects

A peal of 12 bells at Canterbury Cathedral

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Jack Payne and Chorus

4.

Jack Payne and Chorus

Ain't She Sweet

Johann Sebastian Bach

5.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major

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Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

6.

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

Se tu m'ami, se sospiri

Soloist: Renata Tebaldi

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Franz Peter Schubert

7.

Franz Peter Schubert

Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (The Shepherd on the Rock), D965

Soloist: Elly Ameling

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Paul Robeson

8.

Paul Robeson

Sinner, Please Don't Let This Harvest Pass

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9.

Book

The biggest atlas in the world by

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Luxury item

Little rosebush

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Occupations

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