Roy Plomley's castaway is writer C P Snow.
Favourite track: Henry IV Part II (Act 3, Scene 2) by William Shakespeare
Book: Russian grammar
Luxury: Writing materials
Roy Plomley's castaway is painter Helen Bradley.
Favourite track: Trois Gymnopédies by Satie
Book: A great tome on the law
Luxury: A soap that kills mosquitoes
Roy Plomley's castaway is farce writer Ben Travers.
Favourite track: My Love Parade by Maurice Chevalier
Book: The collected works by Robert Browning
Roy Plomley's castaway is Poet Laureate Sir John Betjeman.
Favourite track: Ombra Mai Fù by George Frideric Handel
Book: The Golden Treasury by Francis …
Roy Plomley's castaway is actor and playwright Emlyn Williams.
Favourite track: Elizabethan Serenade by Ron Goodwin and his Orchestra
Luxury: Typewriter, pen, paper
Roy Plomley's castaway is actress Polly James.
Favourite track: Your Tiny Hand is Frozen (Che gelida manina) (from La Boheme) by Giacomo Puccini
Roy Plomley's castaway is angler Richard Walker.
Favourite track: Nessun Dorma by Giacomo Puccini
Book: Puck of Pook's Hill by Rudyard Kipling
Roy Plomley's castaway is broadcaster Leslie Mitchell.
Favourite track: Summer Night On The River by Frederick Delius
Book: Biography of Leonardo Da Vinci
Luxury: Silver box containing a miniature singing bird
Roy Plomley's castaway is broadcaster Brian Johnston.
Favourite track: Double Damask by Cicely Courtneidge & Ivor McLaren
Book: Funny Way to be a Hero by James Fisher
Luxury: Automatic bowling machine & cricket …
Roy Plomley's castaway is bandleader Roy Fox.
Favourite track: Whispering by Roy Fox and his Orchestra
Book: Volume of crossword puzzles
Luxury: Radio …
Roy Plomley's castaway is playwright Sir Terence Rattigan.
Favourite track: Forty Years On by Harrow School Boys
Book: The Decline and Fall of the …
Roy Plomley's castaway is scientist and broadcaster Dr Jacob Bronowski.
Favourite track: Se Vuol Ballare by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Book: Volume on …
Roy Plomley's castaway is actor John Mills.
Favourite track: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D Major by Edward Elgar
Book: Book on zoology
Roy Plomley's castaway is actor and playwright Arnold Ridley.
Favourite track: Tannhäuser (Overture) by Richard Wagner
Book: Bradshaw's Railway …
Roy Plomley's castaway is romantic novelist Denise Robins.
Favourite track: Die Walkure by Richard Wagner
Book: Encyclopaedia Britannica
Luxury: Family photograph
Roy Plomley's castaway is soprano Beverly Sills.
Favourite track: Salome by Richard Strauss
Book: Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
Roy Plomley's castaway is conductor and musicologist Imogen Holst.
Favourite track: Rondo by Henry Purcell
Book: Reverend Francis Kilvert, Diary …
Roy Plomley's castaway is water colourist Edward Ardizzone.
Favourite track: Piano Concerto No 5 In E Flat Major by Ludwig van Beethoven
Book: The …
Roy Plomley's castaway is master of the Queen's Music Sir Arthur Bliss.
Favourite track: Fair Is My Love by Arthur Bliss
Book: The Swiss Family Robinson by Johann Wyss
Luxury: Pair of field glasses
Roy Plomley's castaway is writer Alec Robertson.
Favourite track: In Paradisum by Gabriel Fauré
Book: 48 Preludes and fugues by Bach
Roy Plomley's castaway is choreographer Leonide Massine.
Favourite track: I Have Attained The Highest Power by Modest Mussorgsky
Book: The Theory of Choreography by Leonide Massine
Roy Plomley's castaway is violinist Isaac Stern.
Book: Encyclopaedia Britannica
Roy Plomley's castaway is concert pianist Artur Rubinstein.
Favourite track: String Quintet In C by Franz Schubert
Book: Any one from his library
Roy Plomley's castaway is actor and broadcaster Alan Keith.
Favourite track: Symphony No. 5 In C Minor by Ludwig van Beethoven
Book: The Oxford Book of …