1963

Live: Candie Gardens, Guernsey

Following their two nights performing in Jersey, The Beatles boarded a 12-seater aeroplane for the 30-mile journey to Guernsey. Their equipment arrived by ferry.

Live: Springfield Ballroom, Jersey

This was the first of four concerts given by The Beatles on Jersey in the Channel Islands. They performed at the Springfield Ballroom on Janvrin Road in the parish of St Saviour.

Live: Abbotsfield Park, Urmston

The Beatles topped a four-act bill at the annual bank holiday Urmston Show, held in Abbotsfield Park in Urmston, Lancashire.

Live: Queen’s Theatre, Blackpool

A return for a second a final time to Blackpool’s Queen’s Theatre. The Beatles had previously performed at the venue on 21 July 1963.

Live: Grafton Rooms, Liverpool

This was te Beatles’ fourth and final show at this Liverpool venue. They had first performed at the Grafton Rooms almost a year to the day earlier, on 3 August 1962.

Radio: Pop Go The Beatles

The Beatles recorded shows 11 and 12 of their BBC radio series Pop Go The Beatles on this day at the Playhouse Theatre in Hulme, Manchester.

Live: Imperial Ballroom, Nelson

The Beatles’ second and final concert appearance at the Imperial Ballroom in the Lancashire town of Nelson. As with their first performance there, on 11 May 1963, The Beatles were watched by 2,000 frantic fans.

Radio: Non Stop Pop, Saturday Club

Although much of 30 July was spent at Abbey Road recording songs for their second album, The Beatles visited London’s Playhouse Theatre in the afternoon to record contributions to two BBC radio shows.

Recording: Please Mister Postman, It Won’t Be Long

Studio Two, EMI Studios, Abbey Road Producer: George Martin Engineer: Norman Smith Two sessions took place on this second day’s work on With The Beatles, with The Beatles recording six songs at Abbey Road’s studio two.

Live: ABC Cinema, Great Yarmouth

This was The Beatles’ second and final appearance at the ABC Cinema in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. They had previously performed there a month previously, on 30 June 1963.

Live: Odeon Cinema, Weston-super-Mare

This was the last of six consecutive nights of concerts given by The Beatles at the Odeon Cinema in Weston-super-Mare, a seaside town in Somerset, England.

Live: Odeon Cinema, Weston-super-Mare

This was the fifth of six consecutive nights of concerts given by The Beatles at the Odeon Cinema in Weston-super-Mare, a seaside town in Somerset, England.

Live: Odeon Cinema, Weston-super-Mare

This was the fourth of six consecutive nights of concerts given by The Beatles at the Odeon Cinema in Weston-super-Mare, a seaside town in Somerset, England.

Live: Odeon Cinema, Weston-super-Mare

This was the third of six consecutive nights of concerts given by The Beatles at the Odeon Cinema in Weston-super-Mare, a seaside town in Somerset, England.

Live: Odeon Cinema, Weston-super-Mare

This was the second of six consecutive nights of concerts given by The Beatles at the Odeon Cinema in Weston-super-Mare, a seaside town in Somerset, England.

Live: Odeon Cinema, Weston-super-Mare

This was the first of six consecutive nights of concerts given by The Beatles at the Odeon Cinema in Weston-super-Mare, a seaside town in Somerset, England.