An original poster for performances by The Beatles and Rory Storm And The Hurricanes at an Operation Big Beat concert which took place at the Tower Ballroom, New Brighton on Friday November 10th 1961. Also on the bill were Gerry And The Pacemakers, The Remo Four and Kingsize Taylor and the Dominoes.
The poster is from the collection of Iris Fenton, née Caldwell . It was bequeathed to Iris by her brother Alan Caldwell, stage name Rory Storm, lead singer in Rory Storm And The Hurricanes. This was Rory’s personal copy.
The poster measures approximately 50.75cm x 76cm (20 inches x 30 inches). It has a small piece of tape on the top right and left corners, a small piece missing on the top left corner and wear, tear to the edges and some slight damage in various areas. The condition of the poster is very good minus.
Estimate £15,000 – £20,000
Starting Price £15,000