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Presented byKirsty Young

Desert Island Discs Presenter Kirsty Young

Jocelyn Stevens

Jocelyn Stevens

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sun 08 Mar 1992

Businessman, Publisher, Editor

The castaway in Desert Island Discs this week is entrepreneur, newspaperman and public servant Jocelyn Stevens. He'll be talking to Sue Lawley about his love of life - he works in London and spends his weekends in Gstaad - and his impressive career: he revitalised Queen Magazine, launched Radio Caroline, saved the Evening Standard and served as Managing Director of Express Newspapers.

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

Choices

Bing Crosby

1.

Bing Crosby

Begin the Beguine

Performer: Bing Crosby

Others who chose this artist

Richard Wagner

2.

Castaway's favourite

Richard Wagner

Siegfried's Funeral March (from Götterdämmerung)

Composer: Richard Wagner

Others who chose this artist

Fats Waller

3.

Fats Waller

My Very Good Friend the Milkman

Performer: Fats Waller

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The Royal Green Jackets

4.

The Royal Green Jackets

I'm Ninety Five

Performer: The Royal Green Jackets

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Giacomo Puccini

5.

Giacomo Puccini

Vissi d'arte (from Tosca)

Composer: Giacomo Puccini

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Stevie Wonder

6.

Stevie Wonder

You Are The Sunshine Of My Life

Performer: Stevie Wonder

Others who chose this artist

Noël Coward

7.

Noël Coward

The Stately Homes Of England

Performer: Noël Coward

Others who chose this artist

Elizabeth Parrish

8.

Elizabeth Parrish

The Best Of Times

Performer: Elizabeth Parrish

Book

Other Men's Flowers by Lord A P Wavell

Others who chose this author

Luxury item

One mile stretch of the River Test in Hampshire

Others who chose a similar luxury

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