Desert Island revisited

Desert Island Discs: Shirley Collins mesmerises

There can be few examples of the rottenness of Britain's honours system more glaring than prime ministers, departing in disgrace or otherwise, sending posh kiddies to the House of Lords for having sucked up to them, whereas someone as thoroughly... Read more →

Desert Island revisited: the 10 folk tracks I would take please, Kirsty

Which 10 tracks would you take, given the chance, if cast away to some desert island, whether for the entertainment of BBC radio listeners or because your ship had sunk? If you are one of the exclusive band of people... Read more →