Orchestra: Orchestre de Paris
Athlete, Tennis player, Lacrosse player, Badminton player
In the 1920s, Kitty Godfree established a list of sporting achievements that will never be surpassed: she won two Ladies' Championships at Wimbledon, won six Olympic medals playing tennis, she represented her country at Lacrosse and was a four-times winner of the All-England Badminton Championships. In conversation with Michael Parkinson, she looks back over her long life and selects the eight records she would take to her desert island.
[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]
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