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Year: 2016

4th December 1968 – Hell’s Angels at Apple!

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December 4th 1968. Memo sent by George Harrison to staff at Apple about the arrival of a group of Hell’s Angels to 3 Savile Row. George had encountered the Hell’s

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‘I Sang on Hey Jude’!

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One of the biggest kicks I get out of doing my London Beatles Walks is meeting people with Beatles connections and hearing their stories. Some highlights include the day some

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Remembering George Harrison

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Today we are remembering George Harrison, who passed away on this day in 2001. I was lucky enough to meet George on a couple of occasions – at the premiere

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Alistair Taylor – The Beatles ‘Mr Fixit’

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Alistair Taylor was Brian Epstein’s personal assistant at NEMS. He accompanied Brian to the Cavern Club when he met the Beatles for the first time. He then became an integral

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November 24th 1966 – 50 Years Ago Today – Strawberry Fields Forever!

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November 24th 1966. The Beatles go to Abbey Road Studios after a long, well-earned break to begin recording what would be their new album. The first track recorded was Strawberry

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Kenny Everett and the Beatles – an Update

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I’ve just found out that BBC Radio 2 are broadcasting a special show on Kenny Everett’s relationship with the Beatles. I wonder if they are going to include any of

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Why Don’t We Do it in Abbey Road

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Here is a great film about the Abbey Road Crossing – made by Chris Purcell, and narrated by the great Roger McGough, with a little help from me! I narrated

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The Beatles meet Bob Dylan in London

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In his new autobiography, Robbie Robertson has revealed how Bob Dylan nearly drowned in his bath when the Beatles visited him at the Mayfair Hotel in London, during his 1966

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Letter from John Lennon to Paul and Linda McCartney Goes up for Sale

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A letter from John Lennon to Paul and Linda McCartney has gone up for auction. The letter, believed to be written circa 1971, seems to be in reply to a

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The Beatles First London Concert?

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I’m often asked on my London Beatles Walks where and when the Beatles first played in London. I wish there was an easy answer! It looks like it was in

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