ITV News. This led to accusations by some that the charts had been "fixed" to prevent the song from reaching No. Why did it cause such outrage? Never go too far in any direction, is the basic law on which Limey-Land is built. God Save The Queen?
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We weren't aware of it at the time. UK New Musical Express . You write a song like that because you love them, and you're fed up with them being mistreated. Official Charts Company. Wikimedia Commons. Retrieved 21 October The Place of Dead Roads.
Top 40 Singles. The Daily Telegraph. Inthe song was re-released to coincide with the Queen's Golden Jubileewhereupon the single charted in the top Retrieved 21 October Retrieved 8 August Sweden Sverigetopplistan .
Italy FIMI . The song's title is taken directly from the national anthem of the United Kingdom of the same name. There was a national outcry. Download as PDF Printable version. Related Internet links.