My part in the Beatles’ break-up

My part in the Beatles’ break-up

Daily Mail, August 26, 2016

We were in Canada when John Lennon told me he’d left the Beatles. I couldn’t … read more

The Ray Connolly Beatles Archive

The Ray Connolly Beatles Archive

Much of my Beatles journalism has now been collected in “THE Ray Connolly BEATLES ARCHIVE” which is now available on … read more

What Was It That Made The Cavern So Special?

What Was It That Made The Cavern So Special?

Daily Mail, August 7, 2015

You would never have called it glamorous. Based in a couple of stifling, barrel arched … read more

Cynthia Lennon 1939-2015

Cynthia Lennon 1939-2015

You will go a long way before you meet anyone who knew her who won’t have a kind word to … read more

Ringo The Influential

Ringo The Influential

Daily Mail, 22.4.15

Yoko Ono no doubt meant well when she said last weekend that Ringo Starr was the ‘most … read more

The Beatles Conquer America – 50 Years On

Feb 7, 2014

When Pan Am flight 101 left London’s Heathrow bound for New York on February 7, 1964, the … read more

Paul and Ringo At The Grammys

Paul and Ringo At The Grammys

Daily Mail 6.1.14

John and Paul had their rows that lasted for years, Paul and George certainly had their musical … read more

Good Ol’ Freda

Good Ol’ Freda

Mail Online 28.11.13

They don’t make many girls like Freda Kelly any more. They really don’t. But, then, her attitudes … read more

Paul McCartney, the Mull of Kintyre and No Going Back

Paul McCartney, the Mull of Kintyre and No Going Back

There was shock and disappointment in the west of Scotland this week when an absentee landlord told two employees that, … read more

Paul McCartney and his mother Mary

Paul McCartney and his mother Mary

Daily Mail, February, 2013

We’ve all said things we’ve immediately and eternally regretted, and a sudden, thoughtless, inexplicable quip made … read more