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Beatles in Southampton

All at Sea With The Lennons:

How the leader of the greatest pop group ever found himse – and why he broke up the band within a year. By Howard Bowden

Southampton is the ONLY town or city in the UK mentioned in a Beatles single. And that’s because 50 years ago this month, self-appointed leader John Lennon found himself at Southampton docks with girlfriend Yoko Ono, with two things on his mind: getting married, and getting out of the greatest music phenomenon of the 20th century. (Read the rest inside)

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