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Welcome to my site!

This website lists all my collections, including BBC Records (British Broadcasting Corporation) and other television themes, BBC Transcription Discs, BBC Radioplay Music, BBC Radiophonic Workshop as well as other more 'mainstream' artists like The Cure and The Stranglers.
I use the site to check that I am not buying something I already have, unless the one for sale is of better quality! Please note that none of the items listed on this site are for sale at this time, however, there are some items I am actively buying.

This site probably has the most complete discography of BBC Records on the internet!

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  BBC Transcription

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other themes

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Latest additions and updates

Below are the latest items either added or changed on the website.

  Picture of 0602547875655 cover   Picture of REB 443 cover   Picture of REB 228-iD cover  
  Picture of BS 72 cover   Picture of BBCCD796 cover   Picture of 602435081052 cover  
  Picture of SILLP 1370 WL cover   Picture of BFPB7FC018 cover   Picture of BFPB7BOX003 cover  
  Picture of BFPB7FC001 cover   Picture of ECD 100 cover   Picture of ECD 112 cover  
 Picture of BBC Transcription Services icon 
  Picture of ECD 75 cover   Picture of ECD 97 cover   Picture of ECD 107 cover  
  Picture of BFPB7BOX008 cover   Picture of BFPB7BOX001 cover   Picture of MOVATM 340 cover  
  Picture of DEMREC 1071 cover   Picture of BFPB7WB7AVALON02 cover   Picture of BFPB7WB7AVALON01 cover  

Some items

BBC Records and Tapes, people ask ...

Here are some questions you may have about the BBC Records and Tapes releases.

1Was the price you paid for a BBC Record based on the catalogue number?
2Did early BBC Albums have different catalogue numbers for each side and did others seem to follow odd orders?
3Did original BBC Transcription Discs and BBC Radioplay Music discs have a very small print run?
4Did the BBC label have the widest selection of subjects of any label?
5How many unique standard releases are there on the BBC label that I catalogue?
6How many BBC Records label designs over the years have there been?
7Do I have more tracks written by members of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop than any other for BBC releases?
8Has BBC Records had success in the UK music charts?
9What was the first standard official BBC Records release?

Last forum post

Site reviews

Posted by Mike Everitt,
on 23-1-2022 15:03:16.

Following Google's last updates, some SEO websites are suggesting that adding reviews as well as making the ratings more prominent will bring in more traffic.

With this in mind, I have started adding reviews for the records I have recorded onto the site as well as my rating. Viewers can add your own ratings but not reviews at this stage. I might allow this for registered users when I get a moment!


I will post recent updates and other interesting things I find!

Does size matter?

Transcription disc size picture
Here are my latest BBC Transcription disc purchases. These ones are some of the older ones around. The smaller discs look like they are 78's - though unusually this is not shown on the labels, wh ...

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Posted by Mike (2022-09-12).

I've got a lovely bunch of ...

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Not coconuts, records!

So here I have another eight Transcription discs, two white label testing pressings (one is UFO album the other is the The Delian Mode from Delia Derbys ...

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Posted by Mike (2022-08-13).

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