The Beatles live: Abbotsfield Park, Urmston

The Beatles topped a four-act bill at the annual bank holiday Urmston Show, held in Abbotsfield Park in Urmston, Lancashire, on 5 August 1963.

John Lennon and Ringo Starr, Abbotsfield Park, Urmston, 5 August 1963

They performed in a marquee in the park. Also on the bill were The Dennisons and Brian Poole And The Tremeloes, and the compère was disc jockey David Hamilton.

The Beatles' summer 1963 itinerary

Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, Abbotsfield Park, Urmston, 5 August 1963

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