The zebra crossing on Abbey Road in north London, made famous by The Beatles on the cover of their Abbey Road album, has been given listed status by the UK government.
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Sir Paul McCartney praised fans for making the journey to see his concert at London’s HMV Hammersmith Apollo despite heavy snow in England’s capital.
Sir Paul McCartney performed a special lunchtime concert at London’s legendary 100 Club before an audience of just 300 lucky people.
Yoko Ono has unveiled a blue plaque outside the London flat she shared with her then-boyfriend John Lennon in 1968.
Sir Paul McCartney performed at a fundraising event for London’s Old Vic theatre.
Sir Paul McCartney closed the Hard Rock Calling festival in London’s Hyde Park with an outdoor concert in front of 50,000 fans.
Sir Paul McCartney is to perform at a fundraising night for the Old Vic Theatre Trust on 1 July 2010.
Sir Paul McCartney performed a marathon set lasting nearly three hours at the O2 arena in London, 46 years to the day since he played the first Beatles Christmas gig at the Liverpool Empire Theatre.
Sir Paul McCartney has suggested that he would like to play a residency at the O2 Arena in London.
The BBC has screened Sir Paul McCartney‘s headlining appearance at the Royal Albert Hall, London, for the corporation’s Children in Need charity.
Sir Paul McCartney has announced a European tour, including his only UK date in 2009.
A 1958 Hofner Senator guitar previously owned by John Lennon has sold for £205,250 (337,226) at auction.
Although their solo project had largely been successful, 1970 was a dark year for The Beatles. Their group activities were limited to finishing off the Let It Be album, dealing with business activities at Apple, and giving occasional interviews to the press.
The Beatles’ final film Let It Be had its British première on this day, with simultaneous screenings in the north and south of England. None of the group attended either.
Olympic Sound Studios, London Producer: Glyn Johns The Beatles had rejected producer Glyn Johns’ first attempt at fashioning an album from the Get Back/Let It Be tapes. On this day he put together a second Get Back LP for their consideration, although it too was rejected.
As part of the Underground Christmas Party, a happening taking place at the Royal Albert Hall in London, John Lennon and Yoko Ono appeared onstage inside a large white bag.
Following his arrest the previous month for possession of cannabis, John Lennon appeared at Marylebone Magistrates’ Court, London.
On this day Yoko Ono suffered a miscarriage of the baby she was expecting with John Lennon. It had been due to be born in February.
Following their arrest for possession of drugs the previous day, John Lennon and Yoko Ono appeared at Marylebone Magistrates’ Court, London, for a hearing of the charges against them.
In the morning of 18 October 1968 John Lennon and Yoko Ono were arrested by the Drugs Squad.