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Live: City Hall, Sheffield

This was The Beatles' first appearance at Sheffield's City Hall, as part of their UK tour with Helen Shapiro.

They performed at the venue on five occasions in total: four in 1963 and once in 1964.

Live: Casino Ballroom, Leigh

This booking was arranged by Brian Epstein's NEMS Enterprises. It was The Beatles' only performance in the Lancashire town of Leigh.

The Casino later became a nightclub, and was finally demolished in 2007.

Live: St James Swimming Baths, Doncaster

The was The Beatles' only live show at this Victorian era venue, normally used as a Turkish baths and swimming pool, although they performed in Doncaster, Yorkshire, on four other occasions.

Live: ABC Cinema, Carlisle

The Beatles' tour with Helen Shapiro received some newspaper publicity following an incident on this night in which the group, Kenny Lynch and Shapiro were barred from the Carlisle Golf Club dance at the Crown and Mitre hotel. Read more »