Beatles Merseyside Venue to be Auctioned

BIRKENHEAD’S former Majestic Ballroom famous for its ties to The Beatles is due to be sold at auction next month.

Built as a cinema in 1916 and most recently a Chinese restaurant, the property’s dance hall and music days gave The Beatles a stage to perform their debut single Love Me Do for the first time.

The fab four returned and played at the venue 17 times in the 1960s.

At one sell-out appearance the crowd was so large that a further two shows had to be arranged to accommodate disappointed fans who had been unable to get tickets.

For more see http://www.wirralglobe.co.uk/news/15662778.Birkenhead_s_part_in_Bealtes_history_goes_up_for_auction/?ref=fbpg

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4 thoughts on “Beatles Merseyside Venue to be Auctioned”

  1. Harold Montgomery says:

    Slowly but surly UK Beatles land marks are disappearing.
    Same for the USA! Very sad.

    Hopland, California

    1. Bonnie says:

      I don’t understand these are historical landmarks. We need them

  2. Was a Chinese restaurant until recently. Maybe it can be a music venue again?

  3. Bonnie says:

    These are historical landmarks. Why get rid of them? This is the Beatles Legacy.

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