Month: December 2017

Beatles haircuts ‘unsightly, unsafe, unruly, and unclean’ – fashion archive, 1963

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6 December 1963 Young engineer back at work after suspension for sporting a Beatles-style haircut Thomas Charnock (16) returns to work as an apprentice at a Birkenhead factory today after a

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The Story of The Beatles ‘Apple’ Shop

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To mark the 50th anniversary of it’s opening, blogger Richard Porter tells the story of the Beatles ‘Apple’ Shop on Baker Street. This is an extract of his book, ‘Guide

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December 5th 1967 – the Beatles Apple Shop Opening Party

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December 5th 1967 – John Lennon and George Harrison, along with their wives, attended  the party to celebrate the opening of the Beatles ‘Apple’ store on Baker Street. Paul was

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Ex-Beatles to Make Acting Debut in Liverpool!

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Former Beatles drummer, Pete Best, is to play himself in a brand new comedy stage production called, Lennon’s Banjo.  Written by Rob Fennah, the show is about a quest to

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Review: Paul McCartney rocks Perth at nib Stadium

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MACCAMANIA gripped Perth as Paul McCartney kicked off the Australian leg of his One on One world tour at a sold-out nib Stadium. Fans roared their approval as the 75-year-old rock legend

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2018 Liverpool International Beatleweek Announced!

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In 2018 it will run from August 22nd to 28th. The guests will include Patti Boyd, Freda Kelly, Tony Bramwell, and Johnny Hutchinson. Highlights include ‘The White Album’ Live by

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Beatles ex-staffer invited to catch up with work mate Paul McCartney on Australian tour

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Imagine being asked to catch up with a friend and former work mate who just happens to be The Beatles’ Paul McCartney? That is what just happened to northern NSW

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Paul McCartney donates album for Manchester bombing victims

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SIR Paul McCartney has come to the aid of the families of two Scottish island teenagers caught up in the Manchester bomb attack in a gesture described as both “amazing”

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