Live: Knotty Ash Village Hall, Liverpool

This was The Beatles’ third performance at the Village Hall on East Prestcot Road, Knotty Ash, Liverpool.

The show was booked by Mona Best, mother of Pete Best, who promoted beat music events at the Casbah Coffee Club and other venues around Liverpool.

The Beatles performed at the Knotty Ash Village Hall on eight occasions. The other dates were 15 and 22 September; 20 and 27 October; 10 and 17 November 1961; and 17 March 1962. The last of these was promoted by Sam Leach, who took over the venue from Mona Best earlier that year.

This was The Beatles’ final performance before John Lennon and Paul McCartney began a two-week holiday in Paris.

Last updated: 5 May 2018
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