"Is Ringo dead?" is something that my kids ask me (after "who were the Beatles?" and "Ringo who?"). Well, it seems that he is still alive and is doing a short tour. And in the build-up to this he has done a surprisingly interesting interview with the Daily Mail - Eat your heart out, Chris Evans.
And talking of the Fab Four, here's a link to the Comic Relief clip featuring both the remaining Beatles and Smithy, which is worth a view.