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

Desert Island Discs: Fragment Archive 1960-1969 BBC

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

    Moira Anderson

    Moira Anderson

    Roy Plomley's castaway is singer Moira Anderson.

    Favourite track: Dr MacLeod's Fancy by John Ellis & Highland Country Dance Band
    Book: Scouting for Boys by Robert Baden-Powell
    Luxury: Bathroom suite

    • 6 min
    Lillian Board

    Lillian Board

    Roy Plomley's castaway is athlete Lillian Board.

    Favourite track: Theme From Zorba the Greek by Theodorakis
    Book: Family photograph album
    Luxury: Bed

    • 8 min
    Irmgard Seefried

    Irmgard Seefried

    Roy Plomley's castaway is soprano Irmgard Seefried.

    Favourite track: Violin Concerto in D Major (Opus 61) by Ludwig van Beethoven
    Book: Herr, Hier Bin Ich (Prayers of Life)
    Luxury: String of pearls

    • 7 min
    Anthony Grey

    Anthony Grey

    Roy Plomley's castaway is foreign correspondent Anthony Grey.

    Favourite track: Concerto Grosso in C Major by George Frideric Handel
    Book: Dictionary
    Luxury: Book stall in Victoria station

    • 6 min
    Cliff Morgan

    Cliff Morgan

    Roy Plomley's castaway is rugby player Cliff Morgan.

    Favourite track: Westminster (Narration with Sound Effects) by Hywel Davies
    Book: Teach-yourself encyclopaedia
    Luxury: Piano

    • 7 min
    Des O'Connor

    Des O'Connor

    Roy Plomley's castaway is musician and actor Des O'Connor.

    Favourite track: Caught in the Act by Victor Borge
    Book: Encyclopaedia
    Luxury: Daily delivery of The Sporting Life

    • 3 min

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