Live: Cavern Club, Liverpool (lunchtime)

Although The Beatles had previously played three lunchtime shows at Liverpool's Cavern Club, performances at the venue were not regular. However, this day was the beginning of a week of lunchtime sessions held at the club. Read more »

Live: Grosvenor Ballroom, Wallasey

The Silver Beetles had played at the Grosvenor Ballroom in Liscard, Wallasey several times in 1960. This was The Beatles' first show at the venue in 1961, and also their first performance across the Mersey that year. Read more »

Stuart Sutcliffe is interviewed for a teaching diploma at Liverpool College of Art

Well aware that his talents for painting were greater than for music, Stuart Sutcliffe planned to take art teaching courses. He applied for an Art Teachers Diploma (ATD) course at Liverpool College of Art, and was interviewed on this day. Read more »