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London Beatles Walks Update

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Well – it’s now something like seven weeks since I did my last Beatles Walk – and who knows when my next one will be! It’s really hard not being

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The Story of the Abbey Road Crossing

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London Beatles tour guide Richard Porter tells the story of why the Beatles crossed Abbey Road – and why millions of other people have done so since. For more on

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‘ABBEY ROAD’ CROSSWALK HAS BEEN REPAINTED

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With London on lockdown due to the coronavirus, the city has decided to refresh the crosswalk made famous by the Beatles‘ Abbey Road with a new coat of paint. The oft-visited crosswalk, designated a national

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CCTV catches police posing for The Beatles’ Abbey Road picture at 2.30am

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Traffic on Abbey Road has been a nightmare for 50 years and we all know who is to blame. Not a day goes past without legions of Beatles fans trying

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Sir Paul McCartney: I’m always tempted to pose with tourists on Abbey Road

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Sir Paul McCartney has revealed he is often tempted to “join in” with tourists posing on the zebra crossing made famous by The Beatles’ Abbey Road album. The 77-year-old was this morning

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Abbey Road Gets Bespoke Manhole Cover on 50th Anniversary

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FIFTY years ago, four men in flares walked in sync across a zebra crossing in North London and created one of the most memorable LP covers of all time. Abbey

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50 Years Later, Beatles Fans Recreate Abbey Road Cover Shot

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(LONDON) — It was 50 years ago today, that The Beatles caused a traffic delay. And hundreds of fans of the Fab Four gathered Thursday at a crosswalk in London’s

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Hundreds of Beatles fans flock to Abbey Road on album photo’s 50th anniversary

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Hundreds of fans gathered at London’s Abbey Road to mark the 50th anniversary of the Beatles walking across its zebra crossing. John Lennon, Ringo Starr, Sir Paul McCartney and George Harrison were

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How Scottish photographer created THAT iconic Beatles Abbey Road album cover

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It’s an image that, for half a century, has been frozen in rock ’n’ roll amber – one of history’s most famous album covers. The photo for The Beatles’ final album

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The Beatles on the The Abbey Road Crossing

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On 8th August 1969, at 11.35am, four men walked across a zebra crossing in St John’s Wood. Hardly an earth-shattering event, but since then millions of people have come to

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