Kenneth Williams appeared on Desert Island Discs twice. The first interview was in 1961 - the 22nd of May - when Roy Plombly was the interveiwer. The format of the program is as the title describes: If you were marooned on a desert island, which ten things would you take with you to keep you company, including a luxury item, and a book. Virtually anybody who is anybody has been on the show, and the first time Kenneth appeared was on the 545th show.

Here are Kenneth's ten choice records form that first show:

Unfortunately this show no longer exists in the BBC archive, however the recording of the second time he appeared, interviewed by Michael Parkinson, does, and I shall be bringing you details of this soon.