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Friday 24 June 2011
Bear Grylls and Dave Cameron, fellow Old Etonians – and, like myself, thriving survivors of Boarding School Syndrome – were recently introduced, Grylls tells me at a screening of his new Discovery Channel series Born Survivor. "He was cool, actually," said Grylls with an admirably straight face. "He's got a real presence about him. Politics aside, I thought he was great. Actually not even politics aside: I think his politics are great!"
Sunday 19 June 2011
Muddy mayhem could make an unwelcome return at Glastonbury Festival this week, forecasters warned today.
Sunday 19 June 2011
Thursday 09 June 2011
Glastonbury Festival boss Michael Eavis is lamenting the booking of novelty group The Wombles for this year's event - and said it was a mistake.
Friday 04 March 2011
Wednesday 16 February 2011
Coldplay have ended months of speculation to confirm they will be among the headliners at Glastonbury Festival this summer.
Tuesday 18 January 2011
Anger against the funding bloodbath facing local libraries around the country swelled yesterday as key campaigners joined increasingly widespread protests against the cuts.
Friday 16 July 2010
Thursday 08 July 2010
Forty years ago, dairy farmer Michael Eavis put on his first music festival at Worthy Farm, Pilton. Just over a thousand hippies parted with £1 to see T-Rex perform and enjoy a pint or two of free milk from the farm’s Friesians.
Monday 28 June 2010
"Michael Stipe once said you shouldn't wear sunglasses on stage because it demonstrates disrespect for your audience," said Matt Berninger, lead singer of Brooklyn-based rockers The National. "But the sun is shining into my eyes and is burning my corneas." If anything defined this year's Glastonbury, it was the heat. Dry, uncompromising, and painfully affecting. The same, of course, could be said for Berninger's music.
Wednesday 26 May 2010
It's the kind of news any festival director dreads. With just four weeks to go, Glastonbury's Friday-night headliners U2 have pulled out.
Tuesday 25 May 2010
U2 have cancelled their headline slot at Glastonbury after singer Bono was told to rest for at least two months following emergency surgery, it was confirmed today.
Monday 12 October 2009
Andy Williams has announced plans to perform at Glastonbury – aged 82. The American crooner said Michael Eavis has invited him to perform at the festival's 40th anniversary next year.
Monday 05 October 2009
Tickets for next year's Glastonbury music festival sold out in less than 24 hours.
Sunday 04 October 2009
Tickets for next year's Glastonbury music festival go on sale today.
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