Leslie Cavendish the Beatles Hairdresser 1967 to 1975
Beatles in Tune Volume 1
George Harrison the Beatles Hairdresser
John Lennon the Beatles Hairdresser
Paul McCartney the Beatles Hairdresser
Ringo Starr the Beatles Hairdresser
Leslie Cavendish with Chris Odell
Leslie Cavendish prepares for the Magical Mysery Tour
Leslie Cavendish with Robin Gibb
Leslie Cavendish on the Magical Mystery Tour
The members of the Magical Mystery Tour Party
Leslie Cavendish with Vidal Sassoon
Preparing for the Magical Mystery Tour
Leslie Cavendish with Britt Ekland
Leslie Cavendish In the Highgate Gazette
Leslie Cavendish with Jane Asher
Leslie Cavendish at Vidal Sassoon

The Cutting Edge: The Story of the Beatles’ Hairdresser Who Defined an Era

My book, The Cutting Edge: The Story of the Beatles’ Hairdresser Who Defined an Era,  was published in August 2017. It is causing quite a stir. I’ve created a special page about the book and the related media coverage here.

Media & Links

Various videos of the Beatles, my time with the Beatles and interviews.


An original video of The Beatles, in which its members appear on a bus and in a cafeteria during the shooting of the film Magical Mystery Tour, 1967 which was linked to here has been removed as it contained material that was copyright of Apple Corp Ltd.


A tribute to Vidal Sassoon, CBE, 1928-2012, published on 9 April 2015. Vidal was my mentor, for which I am eternally grateful … and an interview on Anna Frawley’s Beatle Hour below …


An interview with Peter Feely, February 2017 Peter Feely, who was actively involved in the UK 60s music and fashion scene for many years wrote an article on me in February 2017 here The Nation’s Favourite Beatles Number One A special programme broadcast on The UK’s major ITV Channel on Wednesday 11 November 2015 featuring the results of an exclusive poll of the Fab Four’s 27 transatlantic chart-toppers. With contributions from famous fans including Leslie. Further information here. Early years at Vidal Sassoon Photo Gallery by The Vidal Sassoon staff history

British Beatles Fan Club The British Beatles Fan Club (BBFC) is run by fans for fans. They have over 800 members and bring together Beatles enthusiasts from the UK and across the world. They publish a highly esteemed quarterly magazine and organise Beatles related events in the London and Liverpool areas and across the UK, including monthly get-togethers in London. For those who can’t make it to the meetings they have an on-line chat group for keeping up to date with the latest news and in touch with other fans. Visist: www.britishbeatlesfanclub.co.uk for further information The Beatles in Tune Volume 1 by Mark Lewisohn Mark Lewisohn’s three-part biography, All These Years, is the first true and accurate account of the Beatles, a contextual history built upon impeccable research and written with energy, style, objectivity and insight. The first volume covers the crucial and less-known early period – the Liverpool and Hamburg years of a hungry rock and roll band, when all the sharp characters and situations take shape I attended the book launch in October 2013 at the Liverpool Institute of Arts where John Lennon, Stu Sutcliff Paul McCartney and George Harrison played their first gig in the canteen. There’s a few photos of my trip on this page. The book is available from Amazon here. There’s a short YouTube video on the book here. Gary James’ Interview With Leslie in April 2012 Gary James has interviewed over 1500 entertainment personalities since 1978. During that time he has interviewed everyone from Donny Osmond to Ozzy Osbourne, from Henry Mancini to Kiss. Read the interview here. The Beatles in London in the ’60s The third part of the report by Bebe Contepomi an Argentinian journalist on the Beatles. Bebe’s filmed documentary focusses on the Beatle’s time in London in the mid-60s and includes a brief video interview with Leslie here.

Fab 4 Taxi Tours

Fab 4 Taxi Tours is the original and best Beatles taxi sightseeing tour company in Liverpool. Our guides are passionate experts in Beatles history. Fully licensed they know Liverpool inside out and give fans memories to last a lifetime. See website for more details about our Beatles Liverpool Tours.

Hard Days Night Hotel

A ‘Fab Four’ star Liverpool hotel. Hard Days Night Hotel is the world’s only Beatles inspired hotel, combining the highest quality facilities in a truly unique environment. Located at the heart of Liverpool’s ‘Beatles Quarter’ offering luxurious accommodation and exclusive event space with a twist.

Hard Days Night Hotel Liverpool

Further information at: www.harddaysnighthotel.com

Link to the British Beatles Fan Club website
Link to the Beatles Store London website
Link to the Beatle Links website
Link to the Sixties City website
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The Cutting Edge: The Story of the Beatles’ Hairdresser Who Defined an Era

My book was published in August 2017

Order via this link - softback: £7.99, hardback: £11.99, limited signed edition: £20.00

The book is available in English and Spanish.

"The best Beatles book for some time." British Beatles Fan Club Magazine

My book in the news!

There has been a lot of press interest in my book - listen to, and read the interviews ...

I met the owner of the Indianapolis Colts ...

who bought john lennon's "1963 Gretch" guitar on which john played "paperback writer"...

Beatles tours london

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About leslie cavendish

the beatles hairdresser from 1967 to 1975

Photo gallery

the hairdresser of some interesting people including the beatles

Press gallery

press cuttings from my time as the beatles hairdresser