Kirsty Young

A piece in The Spectator claimed the presenter was not the right fit for the BBC Radio 4 programme.
Lauren Laverne will continue to present the Radio 4 show "for the foreseeable future".
It can cause widespread pain, described as 'aching or burning, from head to toe'.
She'll be replaced by Lauren Laverne for most of the upcoming series.
‘EastEnders’ legend June Brown is the subject of Sunday’s (12 February) Desert Island Discs, and during her interview with
There are some days when you listen to the outstanding Kirsty Young on the BBC Radio Four's Desert Island Discs that you
This year, I am thrilled to step into my new role as president of Unicef UK, the world's leading children's organisation. It's a real privilege to follow in the footsteps of Lord Paddy Ashdown who has been in the position for the last six years. As we welcome in the New Year and reflect on another Christmas filled with family, friends, food and presents, it's easy to forget about those who are less fortunate than us. This year, in my new role for Unicef UK, children across the world who face violence, disease, hunger and the chaos of war are at the front of my mind.
Kirsty Young has announced that she is to leave ‘Crimewatch’ after seven years presenting the BBC programme. READ MORE: Crimewatch
Ed Miliband appeared on Desert Island Discs on Sunday 24 November, immediately after the omnibus edition of The Archers. The programme was repeated on Friday the 29th. No one really knows if these casual, more intimate media moments do politicians any good.
Now Clare Balding, the popular and successful sports presenter has spoken publicly and touchingly of the rift in her family - particularly with her grandmother - when it was made public that she was in a relationship with another woman.
The most interesting aspect for me in Ed Miliband's appearance last Sunday on Desert Island Discs was the clearly uncomfortable discussion between him and Kirsty Young, the very excellent presenter of the programme, about his relationship with his brother David...
So - The Artist Also Known As The Labour Leader is going to be on 'Desert Island Discs' this Sunday. Here are the eight tracks
Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi said she is still "fond" of the country's army despite it putting her under