Margate (song)

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"Margate"
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"
(1982)
"Margate"
(1982)
"London Girls"
(1983)

"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.

Charts[edit]

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

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