A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square
Performer: Vera Lynn
Presented byKirsty Young
Sue Lawley's guest this week is the war correspondent Clare Hollingworth. In a career spanning 60 years, her scoops have included identifying Kim Philby as 'the third man' and being the first to spot the massing of German tanks on the Polish border in 1939. She chooses eight records to take to the mythical island.
[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]
Performer: Max Jaffa and his Trio
Dong, Fang Hong - The East is Red
Performer: BBC Tape 'The East is Red'
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