Radio: Saturday Club

En route to Fairfield Hall in Croydon, where they performed later that evening, The Beatles recorded an appearance on the BBC radio show Saturday Club at London's Playhouse Theatre. Read more »

Live: Odeon Cinema, Southport

Another week in August 1963, and another six-night residency at a British seaside town. on this day. This, The Beatles' last of the summer, took place at the Odeon Cinema in Southport, Lancashire. Read more »

Live: ABC Theatre, Blackpool

This was The Beatles' sixth concert in Blackpool, Lancashire within two months. They performed a series of shows at either the ABC Theatre or the Queen's Theatre on Sunday nights between July and September 1963.

This was The Beatles' fourth of five shows at the seaside town's ABC Theatre. The concerts were introduced by actor Jack Douglas.

A three-minute silent 8mm film of The Beatles' performance was auctioned in February 2015. Believed to be the earliest known colour footage of the group, it was shot by Chas McDevitt, a skiffle singer who was also on the bill at the ABC Theatre.

Live: Gaumont Cinema, Bournemouth

This was the last of The Beatles' six consecutive dates in the English seaside town of Bournemouth. They played two houses on each night. Also on the bill were Tommy Quickly and Billy J Kramer and the Dakotas. Read more »