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Cavern Club celebrates its 60th birthday

The Cavern Club Credit: Jim Cook, ITV Granada

The world-famous Cavern Club in Liverpool is celebrating its 60th birthday.

The music venue in a cellar on Mathew Street became synonymous with the Merseybeat movement in the 1960s.

It was where the likes of The Beatles, Gerry and the Pacemakers and other bands began their rise-to-fame.