The Beatles live: St John’s Hall, Bootle

This was The Beatles’ third appearance at St John’s Hall in Bootle, at an event promoted by local teenager Dave Forshaw.

Following The Beatles’ triumphant show at Litherland Town Hall on 27 December 1960, Forshaw booked The Beatles for three dates, each a month apart, at St John’s Hall.

The Beatles appeared on five occasions at St John’s Hall – on 6 January, 3 February and 3 March 1961, and on 2 March and 30 July 1962. The venue was situated opposite Bootle Town Hall on Oriel Road, but was later demolished.

Last updated: 24 January 2024
The Beatles live: Litherland Town Hall, Liverpool
The Beatles live: Aintree Institute, Liverpool
Also on this day...

Want more? Visit the Beatles history section.

Leave a Reply