Whether pre-arranged or on the spur of the moment, John, Yoko, Kyoko and Julian visited Holmrook Special School at the foot of Beaconsfield Road, situated almost directly opposite the famous red gates of Strawberry Field, a place so familiar to John from his childhood.
As can be seen on the map Beaconsfield Road is only a short drive over the Blackwood Avenue hill from Gateacre Park Drive where they were staying with Aunt Harriet. (click on photo for larger image)
“The Beatles and Me”, is a fan-made book with unique stories of fans’ every day encounters with the group. The book is on Kindle here.
Find out more about the great work Palmerston School does here: http://www.palmerstonschool.co.uk/