2017 sees the 50th anniversary of the Beatles iconic album, Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. From 25 May to 16 June the Beatles home town of Liverpool will celebrate with a festival named, Sgt Pepper at 50: Heading for Home. Events planned include dancing brass band processions & a giant mural for Stanley Dock. The festival has been given the blessing of Sir Paul McCartney but both he and the other remaining Beatle Ringo
Starr are not expected to attend.