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Desert Island DISCS

BBC Radio 4 FM

Desert Island Discs

Lady Natasha Spender

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Kirsty Young invites the former classical pianist and widow of Sir Stephen Spender, Lady Natasha Spender, to choose eight records to take to Radio 4's mythical desert island. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Young
Interviewed Guest:
Natasha Spender

Regional Variations (4)

Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week:Cleopatra - Last Queen of Egypt

BBC Radio 4 FM

Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

Cleopatra: Last Queen of Egypt

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Cleopatra: Last Queen of Egypt. Joyce Tyldesley's biography. 5/5: Cleopatra's liaison with Mark Antony is legendary, but what are the facts behind it?

Regional Variations (2)

Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show

BBC Radio 4 FM

Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show!

Series 3

Episode 6: Piddler on the Roof

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The showbiz veteran has a mishap, but must the show always go on? Stars Steve Delaney and Sue Perkins. From February 2008.

Regional Variations (2)

Dilemmas of Modern Martyrs: Sabotage

BBC Radio 4 FM

Afternoon Reading

Dilemmas of Modern Martyrs

Episode 5: Sabotage

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Pressed into service as a bridesmaid at a gay wedding, Jenny almost expected to be miserable. But weird scenes are to follow. Read by Siobhan Redmond. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book at Bedtime:The Truth Commissioner

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book at Bedtime

The Truth Commissioner

Episode 10

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The Truth Commissioner: By David Park, abridged by Neville Teller. 10/10: Despite efforts to protect Gilroy, Madden names him as the murderer of Connor Walshe.

Regional Variations (2)

Great Lives

Series 14

Episode 7: Hermann Buhl

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

4 Extra Debut. Mountaineer Joe Simpson takes up the cause of the pioneering Austrian climber, Hermann Buhl. Matthew Parris presents. From January 2008. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book of the Week:Cleopatra - Last Queen of Egypt

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

Cleopatra: Last Queen of Egypt

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Cleopatra: Last Queen of Egypt. Joyce Tyldesley's biography. 5/5: Cleopatra's liaison with Mark Antony is legendary, but what are the facts behind it?

BBC Radio 4 FM

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