GEORGE ‘FINE’ SAYS BEATLE CHUM

The drummer says he saw his pal recently and 'if he had been bad he would have told me'...

Former BEATLES drummer RINGO STARR has maintained ex-bandmate GEORGE HARRISON is “fine”, despite ongoing speculation surrounding his health.

The former Beatle Harrison has undergone treatment this year for a brain tumour and lung cancer.

Now, according to www.ananova.com, the Beatles drummer told US televsion show Access Hollywood he had seen Harrison three weeks ago and he was “fine”.

He said: “I did see George three weeks ago and he was fine. If he had been bad he would have told me…The news is real when either George tells me or Paul tells me.”