Filming: Help!

The Beatles’ first appearance in Help! was to be a scene in which their Rolls-Royce dropped them in a residential street and they entered four adjacent terraced houses. The scene was filmed on this day at Ailsa Avenue in Twickenham, England.

The Beatles in Help!, 14 April 1965

The street was located near to Twickenham Film Studios, where the bulk of the film was made. Ringo Starr entered number five, John Lennon went into number seven, Paul McCartney number nine and George Harrison number 11.

A number of other street scenes were also filmed on this day at Ailsa Avenue. The interior scenes in the houses, which turned out to be an extensive living area, were filmed at Twickenham Film Studios.

Last updated: 8 April 2019
Recording: Help!
Television: Ready, Steady, Go!
Also on this day...

Want more? Visit the Beatles history section.

Latest Comments

  1. Brownlee Chris Tuesday 18 April 2023
  2. BeatleMark Sunday 14 April 2024
    • ProVK Thursday 18 April 2024

Leave a Reply