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Guests are invited to choose the eight records they would take to a desert island.

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The Desert Island Discs podcast

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Read the surprising things we've learned about some stand-out castaways.

The 75th anniversary of Desert Island Discs

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Featuring David Beckham, the funniest and most moving moments, animations and quizzes.

The Lark Ascending – The People’s Desert Island Disc

The Lark Ascending – The People’s Desert Island Disc

Why does Vaughan Williams’s masterpiece appeal to so many castaways?