RESL 151 Big deal by Bobby G

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Release details

Catalogue numberRESL 151
TitleBig deal
Artist(s)Bobby G
Cover conditionVery Good Plus
Record conditionVery Good Plus
BBC records label codeF
Item deleted?Yes
Distributed / printed byPRT RECORDS (Sales) LTD
Country of originUK UK flag
Media typePrimary
Media genreDramas
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Run-off codes / Shop bar codesRESL - 151 A-1s *MT*
RESL - 151 B-1s *MT*
My rating*****
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What type of seller was used?Physical shop
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Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1Big deal [Bobby Gee]3.34
B1It's all for Jan [Bobby Gee]3.08
Total length of media 6:42.


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This theme is pretty good actually, something I can happily sing along too. I also remember watching this show over the years in the late 1980s.
My rating4
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Produced by

Bobby G

'Big deal', the BBC television series, features cockney gambler - Robby Box.
Played by Ray Brooks, Robby - who has always been outside the system - is looking for a way to become resperctable.
But how ? He struggles to finance his various schemes in the only way he can, by continuing to gamble.
His girlfriend, Jan, is played by Sharon Duce. Her teenage daughter, Debby, is played by Lisa Geoghan and Pamela Cundell plays Robby's Mum, Vi.
The series is devised by Geoff Mcqueen, the author of 'Give us a break' and 'The Chinese detective'.
Bobby G who has written, sung and produced the theme for 'Big deal' is better known as one quarter of 'Bucks Fizz'.

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Other versions

I have the following similar releases in the database:
INT 113.009Big Deal

Other versions

I have the title track on these releases:
[12inches]12 RSL 151Big deal
[albums]BBSR 508Telly hits
[singles]INT 113.009Big Deal
[singles]POSP 810Big deal


Poster - Mike EverittThis single reached number 46 in the charts in 1984.

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