Margate (song)

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Margate cover.jpg
Single by Chas & Dave
from the album Joblot
Released 11 July 1982
Format Vinyl
Genre Rockney, Novelty
Length 2:23
Label Rockney
Writer(s) Chas & Dave
Chas & Dave singles chronology
"Ain't No Pleasing You"
"London Girls"

"Margate" is a song from the album Joblot by Chas & Dave. It was released as a single on 11 July 1982 and entered the UK Singles Chart at number 67. The song stayed in the charts for 4 weeks and peaked at number 46 on 24 July 1982.

It is used in the popular Only Fools & Horses episode "The Jolly Boys' Outing" (1989) with minor lyric changes from the single version and the voices of David Jason and Nicolas Lyndhurst added.


Chart (1982) Peak
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[1] 46

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