Golden memories are made of such as this.
British Beat – Some Other Guys 4
‘People they rush everywhere
Each with their own secret care’
(Gerry Marsden – Ferry Cross The Mersey)
Liverpool in the 1950s was a city filled with youthful dreamers.
Of course, the quartet of dreamers who would go on to launch millions of dreams across the entire globe were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr – The Beatles.
But, dreaming alongside them and in their wake were thousands of other young men from the port city.
Dreamers who had, like The Beatles, been electrified by the records brought home to Liverpool by sailors returning from America (for a more detailed introduction on this topic and the City of Liverpool see the opening paragraphs of : The Swinging Blue Jeans : Merseybeat Kings – The Hippy Hippy Shake, You’re No Good)
Prominent among these dreamers were two brothers from Dingle in…
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