Glastonbury to change name in 2019

Glastonbury Festival is expected to go under a new name when it moves to its temporary location in 2019.

The planned move is to help the land at Glastonbury recover.

“The Glastonbury Festival team presents The Variety Bazaar,” founder Michael Eavis recently confirmed in a radio interview.

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Kris Kristofferson confirmed for Glastonbury Festival 2017

Kris Kristofferson has confirmed that he will appear at Glastonbury Festival 2017.

The 80-year-old will take a slot on the Pyramid Stage on the 23rd June.

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Kings of Leon and The Killers rumoured for Glastonbury Festival 2017

The Killers and Kings of Leon have been added to the Glastonbury Festival 2017 rumours list after both announced European tour dates on the same weekend at the Somerset Bash.

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Diana Ross rumoured for Glastonbury Festival 2017

Diana Ross could perform at Glastonbury Festival 2017 it has emerged this week.

Bee Gee’s member Barry Gibb announced that the Detroit singer will take the Legends slot at the 2017 festival at the O2 Silver Clef Awards on Friday:

“Next year it’s Diana Ross,” he said.

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Muse set so loud it smashed local council limit

It has been revealed that Muse’s headline set at Glastonbury Festival 2016 was so loud that it broke local council limits and caused dozens of complaints.

The British Rocker’s performance was recorded at 3db over the 65db limit outside of the festival site boundaries.

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Lowest ever crime rate reported at Glastonbury 2016

Mendip District Council has praised Glastonbury Festival organisers after their annual report showed the lowest ever crime levels at the event.

The report which is gathered each year showed the lowest crime figures ever recorded at Glastonbury with a total of 205 counts; around 1 per 650 revellers.

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Eavis plans relocation for Glastonbury Festival 2019

Michael Eavis has revealed plans to move Glastonbury Festival 100 miles down the road in order to help protect Worthy Farm.

The move is could happen as often as every 5 years and will help the farm land to recover.

The first move is planned for 2019.

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Emily says surprises are planned for Park Stage at Glastonbury Festival 2017

Emily Eavis says there are going to be some exciting surprises on the Park Stage at Glastonbury Festival 2017.

It has been 10 years since the stage was included as part of the bash, and the organiser has said that there will be a series of surprises organised to mark the occasion.

“Next year will be ten years since we created The Park area so we are planning some exciting surprises to mark the anniversary,” she wrote on Instagram.

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