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Glastonbury wins ‘Best Festival’ at NME awards

Glastonbury has won ‘Best Festival’ at the NME awards for the fourth year in a row. The win, which was handed to Michael and Emily Eavis last night in London takes the total tally up to 14.

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Glastonbury could be homeless in 2019

Embed from Getty Images Glastonbury could be without a home for its 2019 festival after a planned move looks off. A relocation to nearby Longleat Estate was being arranged after Michael Eavis said it was getting “very very difficult” to keep it at … Continue reading

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Glastonbury Festival officials confirm break in 2018

Embed from Getty Images Glastonbury organisers have confirmed that the festival will not take place in 2018. Following on with recent tradition, the festival will take a break (fallow year) to give the farm a chance to recover, and the … Continue reading

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Glastonbury to offer metal cups made in Sheffield

Glastonbury organisers have announced that steel cups produced in Sheffield will be available to revellers at the 2016 festival. The one pint cups are said to be a trial and their aim is to help reduce the amount of waste … Continue reading

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