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The following is a non-exhaustive list of Number 1s in the British singles charts in the Caroline Timeline.

New Elizabethan Era

19/11/77: We Are The Champions - Queen (band)

14/10/78: Summer Night City - Abba

18/11/78: Rat Trap - the Nightlife Thugs

2/12/78: Do Ya Think I'm Sexy - Rod Stewart

9/12/78: Mary's Boy Child - Boney M

6/1/79: YMCA - Village People

3/2/79: Lucky Number - Lena Lovich

17/2/79: Tragedy - Bee Gees

10/3/79: Chiquitita - Abba

17/3/79: I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor

14/4/79: Bright Eyes - Art Garfunkel

19/5/79: Pop Muzik - M

2/6/79: Does Your Mother Know? - Abba

16/6/79: Ringing My Bell - Anita Ward

6/7/79: Are Friends Electric? - Tubeway Army

4/8/79: I Don't Like Mondays - Nightlife Thugs

18/8/79: Voulez-Vous - Abba

1/9/79: We Don't Talk Anymore - Cliff Richard

15/9/79: Cars - Tubeway Army

6/10/79: Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough - Michael Jackson

13/10/79: Video Killed The Radio Star - Buggles

3/11/79: One Day At A Time - Lena Martell

10/11/79: When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman - Dr Hook

24/11/79: Gimme Gimme Gimme - Abba

15/12/79: Another Brick In The Wall - Pink Floyd

19/1/80: I Have A Dream - Abba

2/2/80: The Special AKA Live EP

16/2/80: Coward Of The County - Kenny Rogers

8/3/80: Together We Are Beautiful - Fern Kinney

15/3/80: Going Underground - The Jam

5/4/80: Working My Way Back To You - Detroit Spinners

3/5/80: Geno - The Killjoys

17/5/80: What's Another Year? - Johnny Logan

31/5/80: Suicide Is Painless - M*A*S*H

21/6/80: Crying - Don McLean

5/7/80: Xanadu - Olivia Newton-John and ELO

26/7/80: Use It Up And Wear It Out - Odyssey

2/8/80: The Winner Takes It All - Abba

30/8/80: Up The Hill Backwards - David Bowie

13/9/80: Start - The Jam

20/9/80: Feels Like I'm In Love - Kelly Marie

4/10/80: DISCO - Ottawan

18/10/80: Woman In Love - Barbara Streisand

22/11/80: Super Trouper - Abba

27/12/80: There's No-one Quite Like Grandma - St Winifred's School Choir

10/1/80: Flash - Queen

7/2/81: I Surrender - Rainbow

21/2/81: Lament - Slik

21/3/81: This Ole House - Shakin' Stevens

18/4/81: Making Your Mind Up - Bucks Fizz

16/5/81: Keep On Loving You - REO Speedwagon

6/6/81: Being With You - Smokey Robinson

27/6/81: One Day In Your Life - Michael Jackson

11/7/81: Ghost Town - Specials

1/8/81: Green Door - Shakin' Stevens

8/8/81: Lay All Your Love On Me - Abba

5/9/81: Japanese Boy - Anneka

12/9/81: Abacab - Genesis

26/9/81: Hold On Tight - ELO

7/10/81: It's My Party - Dave Stewart And Barbara Gaskin

21/11/81: Under Pressure - Queen and David Bowie

5/12/81: Begin The Beguine - Julio Iglesias

12/12/81: Open Your Heart - Starforce

10/1/82: One Of Us - Abba

23/1/82: Land Of Make Believe - Bucks Fizz

13/2/82: Oh Julie - Shakin' Stevens

20/2/82: The Model - Kraftwerk

6/3/82: A Town Called Malice - The Jam

20/3/82: The Lion Sleeps Tonight - Tight Fit

10/4/82: My Camera Never Lies - Bucks Fizz

1/5/82: Ebony And Ivory - Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder

21/5/82: House Of Fun - Madness

12/6/82: I've Never Been To Me - Charlene

3/7/82: Fame - Irene Cara

10/7/82: Now Those Days Are Gone - Bucks Fizz

31/7/82: Come On Eileen - The Killjoys

11/9/82: Eye Of The Tiger - Survivor

2/10/82: Pass The Dutchie - Musical Youth

23/10/82: Do You Really Want To Hurt Me? - Culture Club

10/11/82: I Don't Wanna Dance - Eddie Grant

11/12/82: If You Can't Stand The Heat - Bucks Fizz

18/12/82: Save Your Love - Renee And Renato

3/1/83: Under Attack - Abba

22/1/83: You Can't Hurry Love - Phil Collins

12/2/83: Down Under - Men At Work

5/3/83: Too Shy - Kajagoogoo

12/3/83: Run For Your Life - Bucks Fizz

17/3/83: Billie Jean - Michael Jackson

26/3/83: Is There Something I Should Know? - Duran Duran

9/4/83: Total Eclipse Of The Heart - Bonnie Tyler

16/4/83: Let's Dance - David Bowie

21/5/83: True - Spandau Ballet

Caroline Era

18/6/83: Zadok The Priest - Mike Oldfield

2/7/83: Baby Jane - Rod Stewart

16/7/83: When We Were Young - Bucks Fizz

23/7/83: Wherever I Lay My Hat - Streetband

13/8/83: Give It Up - K C And The Sunshine Band

3/9/83: Mama - Genesis

24/9/83: Karma Chameleon - Culture Club (Record breaker for weeks at Number 1 up to this point)

19/11/83: Uptown Girl - Billy Joel

17/12/83: Pipes Of Peace - Paul McCartney

28/1/84: The World Is My Oyster - Frankie Goes To Hollywood

10/3/84: Joanna - Kool And The Gang

31/3/84: Hello - Lionel Ritchie

12/5/84: The Reflex - Duran Duran

2/6/84: I Want To Break Free - Queen

16/6/84: Sad Songs - Elton John

18/8/84: It's A Hard Life - Queen

8/9/84: I Just Called To Say I Love You - Stevie Wonder

20/10/84: Talking In Your Sleep - Bucks Fizz

10/11/84: Golden Days - Bucks Fizz

1/12/84: I Feel For You - Chaka Khan

8/12/84: The Riddle - Nik Kershaw

15/12/84: Imagine - Band Aid. (This is the beginning of the Plain White Movement)

26/1/85: I Hear Talk - Bucks Fizz

9/2/85: I Know Him So Well - Abba

9/3/85: You Spin Me Right Round - Dead Or Alive

20/4/85: All You Need Is Love - USA For Africa (including all four Beatles - marks the first signs that the Beatles are about to reform)

18/6/85: Walking On Sunshine - Katrina And The Waves

29/6/85: Frankie - Sister Sledge

27/7/85: There Must Be An Angel - The Tourists

3/8/85: Running Up That Hill - Kate Bush

31/8/85: Ice Maiden - Abba (First real Plain White Number 1 and Abba's last single).

7/9/85: Free As A Bird - The Beatles. (Marks the reformation of the Beatles and breaks record for biggest selling single ever, most weeks at number 1 and most weeks in the chart. Eventually deleted by EMI just to give other singles the chance. Also, a Christmas number 1).

16/2/86: Medium - Fade

16/3/86: Chemistry - The Beatles

19/4/86: Rock Me Amadeus - Falco

17/5/86: It's Not Easy Being Green - Kermit The Frog

7/6/86: Spirit In The Sky - Doctor And The Medics

12/7/86: New Beginning - Bucks Fizz

2/8/86: Up To The Nines - The Beatles

13/9/86: Don't Leave Me This Way - The Communards

18/10/86: Bitter Heart - Fade

8/11/86: Luna - Duran Duran

6/12/86: Keep Each Other Warm - Bucks Fizz

20/12/86: Blizzard - The Beatles

24/1/87: Reet Petite - Jackie Wilson

21/2/87: Stand By Me - The Beatles

14/3/87: Mull Of Kintyre - The Beatles

21/3/87: Life On Mars - David Bowie

4/4/87: Have It Your Way - The Beatles

2/4/87: I Want It All - Queen

9/5/87: Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now - Jefferson Airplane

12/6/87: Comin' Home - Lynyrd Skynyrd

20/6/87: Star Trekkin' - The Firm

4/7/87: White Noise - Snow Patrol

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