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Desert Island Discs

BBC Radio 4
Society & CulturePersonal Journals

Eight tracks, a book and a luxury: what would you take to a desert island? Guests share the soundtrack of their lives.


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  • Love Lauren, Hate Kirsty

    I love the podcast. I recommend the episodes with Lauren. The other host isn’t as good. I really enjoy the Ian Wright episode. Lauren is so descriptive, she doesn’t rush. Kirsty isn’t my preference

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    Have listened to this show for about 15 years but significantly reduced my listens since Lauren L took over, I think her style has improved a lot and some guests she does well with but sadly not the same and there are other really good interviewing shows where you learn more and it’s a more interesting listen. But every so often a good listen with a good guest

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