Thursday, December 17, 2009


On June 11th, 1965, it was reported that The Beatles would be made Members of the British Empire. The following day, they assembled at Twickenham Studios, where post-production of Help! was taking place, to speak with radio, TV, and print reporters about the honours:

The Beatles went to Buckingham Palace October 26th to receive their medals from Queen Elizabeth; afterwards a press conference was held at the Saville Theatre:

Further interviews were conducted at the Saville that afternoon:

1 comment:

  1. Thanks as always.

    A request please:
    TMF 66-52: Hamburg Press conference 26/6/66.
    The full 20:18 recording. Mine is only 14:52 (as if they hadn't suffered enough!)
    Danke Schoen.