The Mighty Coe
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The Mighty Coe

An on-snow ski and snowboarding festival for backcountry exploration fans. Held at the Glencoe Mountain Resort, The Mighty Coe’s format was a UK first. We talk to organiser Neil Dalgleish (experienced mountain bike festival organiser […]

Shrewsbury Food Festival
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Shrewsbury Food Festival

30,000 people celebrating the best of Shropshire food and drink. We talk to director of fun at Shropshire Festivals Beth Heath, the brains behind a range of Shropshire events that attract 90,000 to the county […]

Performers at Red Rooster Festival
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Red Rooster Festival

American southern roots festival attracting 6,000 people to Euston Hall, Suffolk. We talk to promoter and production manager James Brennan of The Dark Horses on how his friendship with a “well-spoken roadie” led to him […]

People attending a the Derbyshire Sausage and Cider Festival
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Derbyshire Sausage and Cider Festival

Sizzling food, drink and music festival with more than 20 of the world’s top tribute acts. The Midlands’ favourite family get-together, the Sausage and Cider Festival is returning to Catton Park, Derbyshire, for four days […]

Burrs Live event
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Burrs Live

A multi day event pulled together in record time thanks to the help of excellent suppliers. Organised in just eight weeks by performing arts venue The Met, Burrs Live took place in Burrs Country Park, […]

Act performing on stage
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2021 Postponement – The Full Story

Deva Fest’s founder Phil Marston reveals the full thinking behind his event’s postponement this year – a common story, with nearly 60% of other festivals in the same position. It’s time to a draw a […]

Family attending Believe Christmas
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Believe Christmas

Creating fairy tale Christmas memories for families in the North East. A pop-up elf village with Christmas surprises in giant tipis. Produced by the team at Tainted UK, we talk to director Ken Wallace about […]

Man on stilts at The Forest Showcase
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The Forest Showcase Food Festival

A foodie’s haven in the Forest of Dean offering a wide range of entertainment Taking on the festival from the district council in 2010, Amanda Smith and Rachel Salway have worked hard to make it […]

Deer Shed Festival
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Deer Shed: Base Camp Plus

A scaled down version of Deer Shed offering family friendly festival vibes and socially distanced camping. Selling out in 2019 with 10,000 paying attendees, the 2020 Deer Shed Festival was a very different affair as […]

Wealden Times Midsummer Fair
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Wealden Times Midsummer Fair

Featuring 200 hand-picked independent retailers, Midsummer Fair at Hole Park champions beautiful things from local suppliers. Now in its 13th year, Wealden Times Midsummer Fair is a delight for the senses as shoppers make their […]

ALSO festival sign
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ALSO Festival

One of the few festivals to happen in 2020, ALSO has maintained its profitability since it started eight years ago. With a backdrop courtesy of Capability Brown, this festival of music, comedy, arts and experiences […]

North Berwick
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Fringe by the Sea

A 10 day multi-arts festival at the seaside town of North Berwick. Running from 6-15 August, this year’s Fringe by the Sea is breaking out of its usual town centre venues into open sided marquees […]