Kirsty Young 10 Years of Desert Island Discs 10th anniversary

Has anyone else noticed it is the 10th anniversary of Kirsty Young presenting Desert Island Discs

Kirsty Young replaced Sue Lawley and her first Desert Island Discs show was on 1 October 2006 when she interviewed illustrator Quentin Blake.

Has Kirsty Young been featured on Desert Island Discs?

Not sure if Kirsty Young has been featured on Desert Island Discs or not, if not, it’s a shame she wasn’t featured on her 10th anniversary.

“In June 2006, it was announced that Young was to be the new presenter of the long-running BBC Radio 4 programme Desert Island Discs, replacing Sue Lawley; she began on 1 October 2006. According to the odds given by bookmaker William Hill she was an outsider for the job at 20/1.” source: Wikipedia


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