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Series 33 - 3. Sir Mark Walport on Sir Hans Sloane

Presented byKirsty Young

Desert Island Discs Presenter Kirsty Young

Glenys Kinnock

Glenys Kinnock

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sun 20 Nov 1994

Politician - Labour

The castaway in Desert Island Discs this week is Glenys Kinnock. She'll be talking to Sue Lawley about her upbringing in Wales, her role during the years of Neil Kinnock's leadership of the Labour Party and her own reincarnation as a politician on the European stage as an MEP.

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

Choices

Paul Simon

1.

Castaway's favourite

Paul Simon

Was A Sunny Day

Performer: Paul Simon

Others who chose this artist

Thomas Thomas

2.

Thomas Thomas

Dafydd Y Garreg Wen

Performer: Thomas Thomas

Tammy Wynette

3.

Tammy Wynette

Stand By Your Man

Performer: Tammy Wynette

Others who chose this artist

Giacomo Puccini

4.

Giacomo Puccini

Act 1 Duet (from Madama Butterfly)

Composer: Giacomo Puccini

Others who chose this artist

Ludwig van Beethoven

5.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 9 in D minor 'Choral' - Ode to Joy

Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven

Others who chose this artist

Dory Previn

6.

Dory Previn

Mythical Kings And Iguanas

Performer: Dory Previn

Others who chose this artist

Johannes Brahms

7.

Johannes Brahms

Violin Concerto in D major - 3rd movement

Composer: Johannes Brahms

Others who chose this artist

Thuli Dumakuda

8.

Thuli Dumakuda

Nkosi sikelel' iAfrika

Performer: Thuli Dumakuda

Book

Atlas of the Third World by

Others who chose this author

Luxury item

Toilet bag full of skin-barrier creams

Others who chose a similar luxury

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