Sparks fly as bullets ricochet off parked cars in the dramatic footage
'I don't plan a lot in life. I like to see things as a book'
The programme marks the 75th anniversary of the former Beatle's birth
Dominic Sandbrook's reappraisal of Britishness is undone by its omissions
The footage resurfaced in a Channel 4 documentary
Lennon's school records are expected to sell for up to £3,000
The soothing sound of a grand piano drifted across Taksim Square last night, bringing a welcome calm a day after violence rocked the area.
Graham Walker might have reflected that his music-playing comedy group, The Grumbleweeds, were unfortunate enough to reach their zenith in the dying days of variety. But they still enjoyed a long run on radio and television – the mediums they plundered – largely thanks to their talent for impressions and parody.
This is no ordinary tourist guide to Bermuda. Lennon Bermuda, by Scott Neil, tells the largely untold story of John Lennon setting sail on a 43-foot yacht from Newport, Rhode Island, to Bermuda for his last summer holiday with his young son Sean, before the singer was shot dead later that year.
The car that gave John Lennon his ticket to ride is to go under the hammer. The Beatle bought his first ever vehicle, a 1965 Ferrari 330GT Coupé, on the day he passed his driving test.
Police officers in Brazil have been left scratching their heads after not one, but three criminals called John Lennon have been arrested in recent weeks - and another John Lennon has been found dead.
Scotland Yard seeking extradition from Germany of fraudster Mogens Hauschildt
Steadman stars in the drama she wrote herself about the day she met The Beatles in Liverpool aged 16