Television: Day By Day, South Today

The Beatles’ concert at the Guildhall, Portsmouth was postponed after Paul McCartney fell victim to gastric flu, and was rescheduled for 3 December 1963.

Newspaper report on Paul McCartney and George Harrison's flu, 12 November 1963The other Beatles gave an interview to Jeremy James for the Southern Television show Day By Day. It took place in the Guildhall’s dressing room, and was broadcast from 6.05pm that evening.

They also recorded an interview at their Southsea hotel, the Royal Beach, for the BBC’s South Today. It was conducted by reporter John Johnston and broadcast at 6.10pm.

Last updated: 24 April 2012
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