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Dennis Skinner

Dennis Skinner

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sun 07 Jan 1990

Politician - Labour, MP

This week's castaway is Dennis Skinner MP. Recently described as the backbenchers' backbencher, he'll be talking to Sue Lawley about Parliament and politics and choosing eight records to accompany him on his solitary island adventure.

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

Choices

Peter Dawson

1.

Peter Dawson

If These Lips Could Only Speak

Performer: Peter Dawson

Others who chose this artist

Al Jolson

2.

Al Jolson

Rock-A-Bye Your Baby With A Dixie Melody

Performer: Al Jolson

Others who chose this artist

Lizbeth Webb

3.

Lizbeth Webb

This Is My Lovely Day

Performer: Lizbeth Webb

Peggy Seeger

4.

Castaway's favourite

Peggy Seeger

Daddy, What Did You Do in the Strike?

Performer: Peggy Seeger

Others who chose this artist

Frankie Laine

5.

Frankie Laine

I'm Gonna Live Till I Die

Performer: Frankie Laine

Others who chose this artist

John Lennon

6.

John Lennon

Imagine

Performer: John Lennon

Others who chose this artist

Stevie Wonder

7.

Stevie Wonder

I Just Called To Say I Love You

Performer: Stevie Wonder

Others who chose this artist

Barbra Streisand

8.

Barbra Streisand

If I Loved You

Performer: Barbra Streisand

Others who chose this artist

Book

Let's Face the Music by Benny Green

Others who chose this author

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