REF 768 Pennies from Heaven by Various

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Catalogue numberREF 768
TitlePennies from Heaven
Cover conditionVery Good Plus
Record conditionNear mint
BBC records label codeG
Item deleted?Yes
Distributed / printed byBBC
Country of originUK UK flag
Media typePrimary
Media genreDramas
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Run-off codes / Shop bar codesREF 768 A1 J PR-P
REF 768 B1C PR-P
REF 768 C1 K PR-P
REF 768 D1 J PR-P
REF 768 E1 L PR-P
REF 768 F1 E PR-P
Lacquer cut at and byP.R. Records Limited. Information provided by Discogs website.
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Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1Down Sunnyside Lane [Jack Payne and the BBC Dance Orchestra]3.08
A2The clouds will soon roll by [Ambrose and his Orchestra]3.19
A3Roll along prairie moon [Jack Jackson and his Orchestra]2.53
A4Seein' is believin' [Lew Stone and his band]3.14
A5You rascal, you [The Blue Lyres]2.50
A6Pennies from Heaven [Arthur Tracey / The Street Singer]3.04
A7Zing! Went the strings of my heart [J. F. Honly / Lew Stone and his band]2.56
A8You've got me crying again [Ambrose and his Orchestra]3.05
B1Cheek to cheek [Lew Stone and his band]3.01
B2That's a plenty [Lew Stone and his band]3.07
B3Without that certain thing [Roy Fox and his Orchestra]3.07
B4You couldn't be cuter [Lew Stone and his band]2.38
B5Yes, yes (My baby said yes) [Ambrose and his Orchestra]2.44
B6Just let me look at you [Lew Stone and his band]3.17
B7You and the night and the music [Debroy Somers band]3.00
B8Garden of weed [Lew Stone and his band]3.12
C1Love is good for anything that ails you [Orlando and his Gleneagles Hotel Orchestra]2.30
C2I only have eyes for you [Scott Wood and his Orchestra]2.57
C3Oh you nasty man [Ray Noble and his New Mayfair Dance Orchestra]3.06
C4I love you truly [Lew Stone and his band]2.49
C5Radio Times [Henry Hall and the BBC Dance Orchestra]2.39
C6Life begins at Oxford Circus [Jack Hylton]2.24
C7Easy come, easy go [Lew Stone and his band]3.09
C8Better think twice [Carroll Gibbons and The Savoy Hotel Orphans]3.09
D1We'll make hay while the sun shines [Billy Merrin and his Commanders]2.56
D2Riptide [Lew Stone and his band]3.11
D3Indian love call [Maurice Winnick]3.08
D4How's chances? [Henry Hall and the BBC Dance Orchestra]2.52
D5The echo of a song [Roy Fox and his Orchestra]3.26
D6Okay toots [Harry Roy and his Orchestra]2.34
D7Painting the clouds with sunshine [Jack Hylton]2.57
D8Serenade in the night [Primo Scala's Accordion band]3.03
E1My woman [Lew Stone and the Monseigneur band]3.13
E2I've found the right girl [Jack Jackson and his Orchestra]2.50
E3On the other side of the hill [Roy Fox and his Orchestra]2.56
E4Anything goes [Lew Stone and his band]2.51
E5Hands across the table [Henry Hall and the BBC Dance Orchestra]3.06
E6You sweet so and so [Debroy Somers band]2.56
E7The moon got in my eyes [Carroll Gibbons and the Savoy Hotel Orpheans]3.09
E8In the middle of a kiss [Connie Boswell]2.57
F1March winds and April showers [Teddy Joyce and his Orchestra]3.06
F2Says my heart [Brian Lawrence and his Sextet]2.26
F3Roll along covered wagon [Harry Roy and his Orchestra]2.57
F4Whistling in the dark [Ambrose and his Orchestra]3.03
F5I like to go back in the evening [Jack Jackson and his Orchestra]3.04
F6In the dark [Roy Fox and his Orchestra]3.07
F7The glory of love [Lew Stone and his band]2.51
F8Pennies from Heaven Selection Medley - Let's call a heart a heart / Pennies from Heaven [Louis Levy and his Gaumont British Symphony]3.13
Total length of media 2:23:10.


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

Music used in the 1978 BBC television series Pennies From Heaven by Dennis Potter.

Other versions

I have the following similar releases in the database:
ZCD 768Pennies from Heaven
BBCCD2008Pennies from Heaven
BBC LP 7791Pennies from Heaven

Other versions

I have the title track on these releases:
[albums]BBC LP 7791Pennies from Heaven
[cds]BBCCD2008Pennies from Heaven
[cds]BBCCD2008Pennies from Heaven
[cds]BBCCD7791Pennies from Heaven
[cds]BBCCD824More pennies from Heaven
[albums]REH 509Sydney Thompson - 10 dance championship dancing
[albums]REN 824Pennies from Heaven II

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