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The Entertainer

Wharton Arms Skelton. The entertainer in the middle of the young ladies looks familiar. What was the event, and assistance needed for names and year please. Ann Robinson tell us: ”I think the man in the middle is Donald Peers a singer from the 1950s. I used to play darts in Skippers in the 1960s. My mam was a good friend of Rhoda”.
Image courtesy of Pat Bennison and thanks to Ann Robinson for the update.


Yes this is the signatures of the Beatles secured by the employee of Grinkle Park hotel during their stay.

Image courtesy of a former Grinkle Park employee.

Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney boarding the limosine; getting ready to leave Grinkle Park hotel after appearing in Stockton the previous evening.
Image again courtesy of a former Grinkle Park employee.

The Beatles

Yes it really is them arriving at Grinkle Park Hotel in the mid 1960’s.
Image loaned by a former Grinkle Park employee.