News - 26 June 2023

In 1967, the Beatles played to the largest TV audience in history

On 25th June, 1967, “Our World” aired - it was the first worldwide satellite broadcast ever attempted and it generated the biggest TV audience in history to that date. The Beatles used the transmission to premiere their new single: All You Need Is Love. They wanted to use this moment of the world’s undivided attention to send a message of peace.“That’s what it was for - peace and love.” - Ringo