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Desert island disc - disc 3

A Radio 4 show where a castaway is asked to choose eight pieces of music, a book and a luxury item that they would take if they were cast away on a desert island, whilst discussing their lives and the reasons for their choices. 231 more words

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Desert island discs - disc 1

A Radio 4 show where a castaway is asked to choose eight pieces of music, a book and a luxury item that they would take if they were cast away on a desert island, whilst discussing their lives and the reasons for their choices. 298 more words

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Another name for the pearl mussel hall of shame

Legendary wildlife cameraman Doug Allan appeared on BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs this week and cheerfully described his first job after graduating, which involved diving in Scottish rivers in search of pearl mussels. 120 more words

6 criminal lawyers who have been on Desert Island Discs

Dame Elish Angiolini

Scotland’s former Solicitor General and Lord Advocate.

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Jeremy Hutchinson

The barrister who is said to have inspired John Mortimer’s character Rumpole of the Bailey defended Christine Keeler amongst others. 417 more words

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Desert Island Discs: Sir Michael Marmot

this morning (sunday 6th) 11.15am-12.00, on bbc radio 4 (repeated next friday morning, 9.00am)
desert island discs: kirsty young interviews sir michael marmot, including on his jewish childhood

100 Days Of Awe: Day Ninety Two - Picnic Sunday

Day 92: Picnic Sunday

Kew Road slices through the northern tip of Kew Green.  Like a knife skinning a finger; superflous perhaps in the big scheme of green that is the… 518 more words

Crossing Frontiers

Iron Lady

As usual our Tiree holiday was over before we knew it and suddenly we were doing tearful farewells at the pier and battling the post-holiday blues on the ferry home. 418 more words

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