The Beatles’ diary -- 31st October 1963

Thursday, 31st October 1963

UK singles chart
  1. Do You Love Me? – Brian Poole & The Tremeloes
  2. You’ll Never Walk Alone – Gerry & The Pacemakers
  3. She Loves You – The Beatles
  4. Then He Kissed Me – The Crystals
  5. Blue Bayou / Mean Woman Blues – Roy Orbison
UK albums chart
  1. Please Please Me – The Beatles
  2. Meet The Searchers – The Searchers
  3. Born Free – Frank Ifield
  4. Greatest Hits – The Shadows
  5. Kenny Ball’s Golden Hits – Kenny Ball
The Beatles returning back to Britain from SwedenArriving back at London Airport – 31 Oct ’63Photo: Associated Newspapers Ltd.

The Beatles flew back from their week-long tour of Scandinavia and were met by thousands of screaming girls at Heathrow Airport. By a lucky coincidence, American TV-host Ed Sullivan was also walking through the airport at the same time, and was so impressed with the adulation that he contacted Brian about getting them on his show. is not affiliated with or approved by The Beatles, Apple, MPL, EMI or Capitol Records.
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