Most Beatles fans are familiar with the town of Blackburn because it featured in their song 'A Day in the Life', from the Sgt. Peppers album, which was released in 1967. Lennon, while writing the song he was reading the 'Daily Mail', an English newspaper, and there were two stories that caught his attention, and references to them featured in the song. One of them was about an accident, involving Tara Browne and a friend of the Beatles, while the other was about plans of filling 4,000 potholes in Blackburn's streets.
Blackburn is a town, situated in Lancashire, England. During the industrial revolution, Blackburn was an important centre for the textile industry. Blackburn is also popularly known to be home to the Blackburn Rovers Football Club.
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