Beatles fans break singing world record

Beatles fans gathered in Liverpool on Friday for a record-breaking singalong to mark the 50th anniversary of the Fab Four's first single.

More than a thousand singers broke the world record for "singing in a round" Credit: ITV Granada
They sung the Beatles' first hit, 'Love Me Do', which was released in 1962. Credit: ITV Granada
The Guinness World Records counted 1631 singers, breaking the old record of 897 Credit: ITV Granada