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Released in December 1995 as a cassette and CD-single in the UK. Released with a picture sleeve worldwide.
The UK has a 7" jukebox issue with a plain white sleeve and a sticker containing the title. Some copies have a jukebox strip.
UK has a limited CD-single issue with a special green Christmas packaging and a different track listing.
Holland has a two track CD-single in a card sleeve.
A very limited 12" single was issued in 1996 as a prize for a competition on the radio in the UK. Only 10-15 copies were made and a few are signed by Brian, John and Roger. All copies have a unique beautiful black sleeve with the Queen crest.
The UK has a promotional two track CD-single.
A Canadian promotional CD-single should exist, but nobody knows if this is true.

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the normal UK CD-single issue

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the limited UK CD-single edition

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the promo UK CD-single issue

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the Dutch 2 track CD-single issue

Single info
UK 7" jukebox single
  Side One:
  1. A Winter's Tale (Queen)
  Side Two:
  2. Thank God It's Christmas (Taylor/May)

UK 12" promo single
  Side One:
  1. A Winter's Tale (Queen)
  Side Two:
  -

UK CD-single (part 1)
  1. A Winter's Tale (Queen)
  2. Now I'm Here (May)
  3. You're My Best Friend (Deacon)
  4. Somebody To Love (Mercury)

UK CD-single (part 2)
  1. A Winter's Tale (Queen)
  2. Thank God It's Christmas (Taylor/May)
  3. Rock In Rio Blues (Live) (Queen)

UK Promo CD-single
  1. A Winter's Tale (Queen)
  2. Thank God It's Christmas (Taylor/May)

UK Cassette single
  1. A Winter's Tale (Queen)
  2. Thank God It's Christmas (Taylor/May)

Dutch CD-single
  1. A Winter's Tale (Queen)
  2. Thank God It's Christmas (Taylor/May)

Other notes
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