Glastonbury festival

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Glastonbury festival announces full lineup, adding Queens of the Stone Age, Skepta and more
Caroline Polachek, Digga D and the Chemical Brothers are among the new names – plus a mysterious secret act, the ChurnUps

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

30, May, 2023 @11:04 AM

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UK music festivals: how to save money on your summer fix
From cheaper tickets to secondhand camping equipment or working some shifts, there are ways to save money

Molly Raycraft and Rupert Jones

20, May, 2023 @11:00 AM

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The big picture: birth of the Pyramid stage at Glastonbury, 1971
Fashion photographer Paul Misso attended the first festival with the now-famous stage, and captured a world of stoners, hippies and free entry

Tim Adams

14, May, 2023 @6:00 AM

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The Levellers look back: ‘We were on the dole, but coming to realise we could make it’
Jeremy Cunningham and Charlie Heather on their days of being booted out of squats, substance abuse and headlining Glastonbury

Harriet Gibsone

22, Apr, 2023 @11:00 AM

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Give it some welly: the 30 best UK music festivals still available to book
The summer’s big events sell out sooner every year but, whether you like gnarly moshpits, banging dance tents, kid-friendly jazz retreats or gastro entertainment, there’s still time to take your pick and get looking for your camping gear

Michael Cragg, Leonie Cooper, Michael Hann and Jenessa Williams

01, Apr, 2023 @10:55 AM

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Grim truth that tarnishes Drumlanrig’s treasures | Brief letters
Brief letters: Drumlanrig’s riches | Slavery and Austen | Existential T-shirts

24, Mar, 2023 @5:48 PM

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Simon Emmerson obituary
Founder of the bands Afro Celt Sound System and the Imagined Village, who produced albums by Manu Dibango and Baaba Maal

Robin Denselow

23, Mar, 2023 @5:51 PM

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Glastonbury’s all-male headliners: A failure that's sloppy, slapdash … and very off-brand | Barbara Ellen
In handing Arctic Monkeys, Guns N’ Roses and Elton John the prized slots, the festival has failed to live up to its own ideals

Barbara Ellen

05, Mar, 2023 @11:00 AM

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Arctic Monkeys, Guns N’ Roses, Elton John: all-male Glastonbury headliners a ‘pipeline’ problem, says Emily Eavis
‘We’re trying our best,’ says organiser as she unveils first 54 names on 2023 lineup and calls on music industry to develop headline-worthy female acts

Laura Snapes

03, Mar, 2023 @9:00 AM

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Elton John to perform his last ever UK show at Glastonbury 2023
Announcement comes weeks after singer’s final US show and will be his second appearance ever at a UK festival

Shaad D'Souza

02, Dec, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Glastonbury tickets take over an hour to sell out after ‘technical problem’
Online sale lasts twice as long as usual as See Tickets website repeatedly crashes

Nadia Khomami Arts and culture correspondent

06, Nov, 2022 @11:40 AM

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Was the age of the pop festival over already, in summer 1973?
Some felt they were now too organised and lacked soul, others lamented the sanitary facilities. By Emma Beddington

Emma Beddington

30, Oct, 2022 @6:00 AM

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