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The Gates of Pepperland? Abbey Road Studios gets Peppermania

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The gates and wall of Abbey Road Studios have been covered with the album cover of Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, in readiness for the albums 50th anniversary re-release

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It Was 50 Years Ago Today! – Special Sgt Pepper Beatles London Walk 1st June

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“It was 50 Years ago today, Sgt Pepper taught the band to play”. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the release of the Beatles ‘Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’,

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Sgt Pepper’s True Identity Revealed!

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While the picture of the man depicting “Sgt. Pepper” in The Beatles “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” album looks like a character out of a story book, he was actually

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THE BBC TO CELEBRATE THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF SGT. PEPPER’S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND

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To mark the 50th anniversary of the release of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles on June 1st 1967, the BBC will celebrate with programmes across radio

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30th March 1967 – The Photo for the Sgt Pepper Album Cover Taken

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It was 50 years ago today that the photo for the cover of Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band was taken. The cover was designed by Peter Blake and his

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The Day John Lennon met Paul McCartney is being recreated 60 years on

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It was one of the key moments in pop history – even if neither of them realised it at the time. On 6 July 1957, teenagers John Lennon and Paul

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More on ‘It Was 50 Years Ago Today’

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The screening took place in a very nice screening room at the Hospital Club in Covent Garden. Those present included the director, Alan G Parker, and the co- producer Reynold D’Silva

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March 11th 1966 – John Lennon Talks to the NME

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In March 1966 John Lennon gave an interview to the music paper the ‘New Musical Express’ – known to everyone as the ‘NME’ The chat took place at ‘a nice

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March 10th 1964 – Ringo Goes Walkabout (In A Hard Day’s Night)

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Turks Head Pub, Winchester Road, St Margaret’s On March 10th 1964, Ringo Starr filmed his solo ‘walkabout scene for a A Hard Day’s Night. He is goaded by Paul’s grandfather

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Helter Skelter Coming Down Fast!

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Helter Skelter – the new name for the Beatles Coffee Shop, will be opening in a few days. I’m glad to say they have retained the Beatles heads by the

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