LAF 1 The laughing stock of the BBC

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Catalogue numberLAF 1
Sleeve picturePicture of LAF 1 The laughing stock of the BBC by artist Various from the BBC records and Tapes library
TitleThe laughing stock of the BBC
Cover conditionGood
Record conditionGood
BBC records label codeD
BBC Records label
Item deleted?Yes
LabelBBC Records
BBC%20Records label
Distributed / printed byPRT RECORDS (Sales) LTD
Media typePrimary
Media genreComedies - Sketch shows View all other tracks listed as Comedies - Sketch shows.
Run-off codes / Shop bar codesBBC LAD - 1 :1-A DAMONT
Lacquer cut at and byDamont. Information provided by Discogs website.
My ratingNot set
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What type of seller was used?Physical shop

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Front cover
Front cover of LAF 1
Back cover
Back cover of LAF 1
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Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1Nudge nudge [Monty Python's Flying Circus (Eric Idle / Terry Jones)]
A2General Synods 'Life of Python' (Rowan Atkinson / Pamela Stephenson / Mel Smith) [Not The 9 O'Clock News (Rowan Atkinson / Pamela Stephenson / Mel Smith)]
A3The case of the missing CD plates [The Goons (Peter Sellers / Spike Milligan / Harry Secombe)]
A4The Mickey Mouse phone [Noel's Funny Phone Calls (Noel Edmonds)]
A5Ice cream parlour [The Two Ronnies (Ronnie Barker / Ronnie Corbett)]
A6Jules and Sandy-Rentachap [Round The Horne (Kenneth Williams / Hugh Paddick / Kenneth Horne)]
A7Bad language [Not The 9 O'Clock News (Rowan Atkinson / Pamela Stephenson / Griff Rhys Jones)]
B1Charles and Fiona [Round The Horne (Hugh Paddick / Betty Marsden / Kenneth Horne)]
B2Chacon a son gout [The Two Ronnies (Ronnie Corbett / Ronnie Barker)]
B3Almost a gentleman [Hancock's Half Hour (Tony Hancock / Bill Kerr)]
B4Doing the honours [Yes Minister (Paul Eddington / Nigel Hawthorne)]
B5The American's hit town [Hancock's Half Hour (Tony Hancock / Kenneth Williams / Sid James)]
B6Napoleon's piano [The Goons (Harry Secombe / Peter Sellers / Spike Milligan)]
B7Tyrolean landlords [Hoffnung (Gerard Hoffnung)]
Total length of media 0:00.

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Extra notes on cover, middle (gatefold sleeve) and any inserts

Tracks A3 and B3 to B6 are extracts.

Other versions

I have the following similar releases in the database:
AXIS 74The laughing stock of the BBC (New Zealand import)
ZCLAF 1The laughing stock of the BBC

Further information

Occasionally the BBC released material which didn't follow the normal catalogue number sequences. The few of these which exist are normally one off's never to be repeated! The main exception is the FAME records found in the albums section.

You can view the complete list of all BBC releases on this site by viewing the BBC List page.


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