Category Archives: Paul McCartney

Brilliant, bonkers and Bond it like Beckham – Boyle’s triumphant Olympic opening ceremony

Boy, am I tired this morning! I’m not suited to sitting up till 1am and then getting up at 7:30 for a meeting. I’m an old lady (about to be older) and I need my sleep. The fact that this … Continue reading

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Happy 70th Birthday to Sir Paul McCartney

Hard to believe, but my childhood hero, former Beatle Paul McCartney turns 70 today. You wouldn’t think it, given the stamina he showed on stage last December when my niece Laura and I, with a Responsible Adult in tow, went … Continue reading

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McCartney in Liverpool – what You Tube has to offer

Ok, nothing beats being there, but You Tube has a good selection of videos of the evening and they bring back some memories and some goosebumps. Here are some of the best I’ve found so far. Specifically for my friend … Continue reading

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Review: That Paul McCartney Concert

The adventures of 2 Beatles obsessives and a Responsible Adult in Liverpool, Part 3You may also want to read Parts One and Two of this happy tale. As you can see, our seats were really good. They should have been … Continue reading

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An afternoon at the Beatles Story

The adventures of two Beatles obsessives and a Responsible Adult in Liverpool, Part Two(Part One of this merry tale is here) After a suitable break for Christmas, I thought I’d continue telling you about our adventures in Liverpool last week. … Continue reading

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Catching a Beatle in Liverpool and the Hard Day’s Night Hotel

The Adventures of two Beatles obsessives and a Responsible Adult in Liverpool Part One I may have briefly mentioned in passing on Twitter and Facebook that I went to Liverpool this week with my gorgeous niece Laura to see Paul … Continue reading

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Hope you don’t mind being ditched for Paul McCartney…..

I may have mentioned this once or twice in passing over the past couple of months, but now the day is almost upon me, I am maybe just a tiny bit hyper. And this is why. Blogging will be light … Continue reading

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Excitement Central: I’m going to see Paul McCartney in Liverpool!

The very first single I ever bought with my own pocket money was Wings’ Mull of Kintyre. It might not be the height of fashion now but in 1977 most of the population were, like me, totally captivated by a … Continue reading

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