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Glenys Kinnock

Glenys Kinnock

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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

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Thomas Thomas

2.

Thomas Thomas

Dafydd Y Garreg Wen

Giacomo Puccini

4.

Giacomo Puccini

Act 1 Duet (from Madama Butterfly)

Soloist: Carlo Bergonzi, Renato Scotto Orchestra: Orchestra Of The Rome Opera Conductor: Sir John Barbirolli

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Ludwig van Beethoven

5.

Ludwig van Beethoven

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

Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Conductor: George Solti

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Dory Previn

6.

Dory Previn

Mythical Kings And Iguanas

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Johannes Brahms

7.

Johannes Brahms

Violin Concerto in D major - 3rd movement

Soloist: Nigel Kennedy Orchestra: The London Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Klaus Tennstedt

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Thuli Dumakuda

8.

Thuli Dumakuda

Nkosi sikelel' iAfrika

Book

Atlas of the Third World by

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Luxury item

Toilet bag full of skin-barrier creams

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