Brian Epstein with Gerry and the Pacemakers at the Thank Your Lucky Stars Merseybeat special at Alpha Television Studios, Aston, Birmingham, 15 December 1963. (Photo by David Farrell/Redferns)
Brian Epstein’s two top groups - minus Ringo - meet up for a celebration drink.
LtR: Les Maguire, Les Chadwick, Freddy Marsden, Gerry Marsden, John Lennon, George Harrison, Paul McCartney.
Photo by Peter Kaye. The picture behind them is of the Beatles on board the Salvor taken in September 1962