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John Lennon & Paul McCartney
THE DAY JOHN MET PAUL

14 June 2008
1904-2000




The Day John Met Paul marks the 50th anniversary of a day that was to change music for ever.

Featuring a new interview with Sir Paul McCartney and the music and memories of John Lennon’s group the Quarrymen, this programme re-creates the moment when John and Paul met for the first time at a Quarrymen gig at a sunny garden fete in Woolton, Liverpool on 6th July 1957.

Made with the help of Colin Hall, custodian of John Lennon’s childhood home ‘Mendips’, and with the support of the Liverpool music community.

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