Michael Eavis

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Behind the scenes at Glastonbury’s Live at Worthy Farm – photo essay
We joined Wolf Alice, Michael Kiwanuka, Haim, Jorja Smith, the Mutoid Waste Company and others as they made the film that replaces the Glastonbury festival this year

David Levene (photography), essay by Laura Snapes

22, May, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Glastonbury: PJ Harvey, Jarvis Cocker, George Ezra and Róisín Murphy join livestream bill
A narrative by Harvey, Cocker, Michael Eavis and others will link musical performances from around the site

Laura Snapes

12, May, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Glastonbury festival site to offer family-friendly camping over summer
With 2021 event off because of Covid, Worthy Pastures will offer ‘back to basics’ tents but definitely no bands

Steven Morris

29, Apr, 2021 @6:38 PM

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'We all need human connection': Emily Eavis hopes for livestreamed Glastonbury show
Exclusive: festival organiser says this year’s cancellation won’t bankrupt the event and that 2022 will be an ‘enormous high’

Laura Snapes

22, Jan, 2021 @5:53 PM

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From Bowie to Beyoncé: Glastonbury's 50 greatest moments
Michael and Emily Eavis pick the best bits of the world’s greatest music festival, from the healing fields to Stormzy

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

26, Jun, 2020 @5:00 AM

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Michael Eavis: Glastonbury could go bankrupt if it can't be staged in 2021
Exclusive: Founder says another cancellation would ‘be curtains’ for festival and has hopes for testing scheme, with daughter Emily saying they will ‘mutate to survive’

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

25, Jun, 2020 @11:32 AM

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'Michael Eavis didn't know what dance music is': a history of rave at Glastonbury
At some point in the late 80s – though no one remembers exactly when – Glastonbury festival became a nexus of the traveller, free party and acid-house scenes, and the festival was never the same again

Joe Muggs

29, Jun, 2019 @8:00 AM

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Glastonbury weather to be sunny and rain-free, forecast shows
Highs of 27C suggest the festival’s record temperature is likely to remain unbroken, but sun is set to shine with less than 5% chance of rain

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

26, Jun, 2019 @8:53 AM

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Glastonbury founders to celebrate 50 years in behind-the-scenes book
Glastonbury 50 also features contributions from stars including Adele, Jay-Z, Dolly Parton and Noel Gallagher. Plus, read an exclusive excerpt

Laura Snapes

05, Jun, 2019 @9:00 AM

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Glastonbury tickets for 2019 sell out in half an hour
Record numbers attempt to buy tickets for festival following its fallow year

Alexandra Heal

07, Oct, 2018 @9:09 AM

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Personality missing from BBC sporting contest | Brief letters
Brief letters: Bath Festival of Blues and Progressive Music | Sports Personality of the Year | Inequality and lack of empathy | Nuclear threat | Tequila brand ambassador

Letters

04, Oct, 2018 @5:30 PM

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Trainee nurses given 500 free tickets to Glastonbury 2019 amid staffing crisis
Offer from Michael Eavis is to encourage more into nursing profession, after NHS trust admits ‘there are no more nurses in Somerset’

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

01, Aug, 2018 @12:29 PM

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