A rare tape featuring The Beatles joking during a 1964 recording session is to be auctioned.
The Beatles’ finance expert Neil Aspinall left nearly £7m to his family in his will.
The Beatles’ former drummer Pete Best is to release a new CD entitled Haymans Green.
US department store Bloomingdales is to produce strictly limited edition Beatles iPods. The gadgets will be sold with The Beatles’ back catalogue. Only 2,500 will be made, making them instant collector’s items.
American fans of The Beatles are in for a treat, with a new edition of the classic game Monopoly to feature albums and items from the group’s career.
A new film depicting the early life of John Lennon is to be made, based on a book written by his half sister Julia Baird.
The Beatles’ producer Sir George Martin has been given a career award in America by The Recording Academy’s Grammy Foundation.
The drum head which appeared on the cover of The Beatles’ album Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band has sold for £541,250 ($1.07m), nearly four times the estimated price, at an auction in London.