Rt. Hon. Nigel Lawson
Sue Lawley's castaway is former Chancellor of the Exchequer the Rt Hon Nigel Lawson.
The castaway in this week's Desert Island Discs is the former Chancellor of the Exchequer Nigel Lawson. He'll be talking to Sue Lawley about his boyhood and his memories of university life, as well as his subsequent journalistic and political experiences, including the more recent upheavals in his political career.
[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]
Favourite track: Clarinet Quintet In A Major by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Book: The collected works by John Donne
Luxury: Radio receiver