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Campaign to save birthplace of Ringo Starr needs help of fans - Friday, June 06, 2014

I have been involved for the last few years in a campaign to save the birthplace of Ringo Starr at 9, Madryn Street in the Dingle. The campaign also includes all of the “Welsh” Streets that include Madryn Street, the area where I grew up.

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Ringo Starr and his All-Star Band coming to Palace Theatre - Thursday, June 05, 2014

ALBANY >> The first of the two living Beatles will play the area Tuesday, when Ringo Starr will be at the Palace Theatre in Albany with his All-Star Band. Sir Paul McCartney will be at the Times Union Center on July 5.

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John Lennon's books and manuscripts fetch high price at auction in New York - Thursday, June 05, 2014

Original manuscripts and drawings by former Beatle John Lennon, produced for two acclaimed books he wrote in the mid-1960s, sold for $2.9m (£1.73m) on Wednesday, more than double the pre-sale estimate, Sotheby's auction house said.

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Harry Benson's Photos of The Beatles to (Briefly) Return to The George V Hotel in Paris - Wednesday, June 04, 2014

We've long known that the Four Seasons, George V Hotel in Paris has hosted many distinguished celebrities over the years (and some reality stars too) but did you know about their Beatles connection?

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Memorabilia from The Beatles 1964 Australian tour for sale - Wednesday, June 04, 2014

It's nearly 50 years since B-Day, when The Beatles landed in Sydney to launch their 1964 Australian concert tour. Their arrival on June 11 sparked the phenomenon known as Beatlemania, which peaked when the group flew to Adelaide the next day. An estimated 300,000 people lined the highway from the airport to the Town Hall, around one third of the total population of Adelaide if that estimate is accurate. Photos suggest that it is.

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A peace of history: Professor Green and Millie Mackintosh recreate iconic John Lennon and Yoko Ono protest for charity - Tuesday, June 03, 2014

Millie Mackintosh and Professor Green may divide opinion based on their music or marriage. But the two will add further Marmite appeal after they recreated the iconic image of John Lennon and Yoko Ono in a bid to raise money for charity. The move is designed to showcase the launch of River Island’s new Come Together charity T-shirt, in support of international charity War Child.

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Search for Beatles fans in Liverpool snap taken over 50 years ago - Tuesday, June 03, 2014

The search is on for six early fans of the Beatles captured in a photograph more than 50 years ago. The six girls were pictured with the fab four at St John’s Hall in Tuebrook, Liverpool in 1961, the first date when the group returned from playing The Star Club in Hamburg.

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Newly Discovered 40-Year-Old Interview with George Harrison - Tuesday, June 03, 2014

It happened late one night with a phone call into Houston’s KLOL-FM, which led to a trip to the radio station itself, and then turned into a rarely heard and raw interview with The Beatles great, George Harrison. Listen to the interview now.Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 02, 2014.

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On This Day: The Beatles release Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band - Monday, June 02, 2014

JUNE 1, 1967: The Beatles released their most critically acclaimed album Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band on this day in 1967.  The LP, in which the Liverpudlian band showcased a revolutionary new sound and the first ever concept album, instantly topped the charts in both Britain and America.

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Yoko Ono honoured in Bilbao - Monday, June 02, 2014

CONCEPTUAL artist Yoko Ono’s 60-year career is being honoured in a major Spanish art exhibition. The Guggenheim Bilbao is hosting a retrospective of the pioneering 81-year-old’s work.

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