Festivals

Lucy Sweet: Glastonbury – ‘the maddest masterclass of sensory overload’
Music

Lucy Sweet: Glastonbury – ‘the maddest masterclass of sensory overload’

The BBC’s televised coverage of Glastonbury reminded Lucy Sweet how much she loves a festival – just as long as the cameras are not on her

Top eco-friendly essentials for festival go-ers
Glastonbury

Top eco-friendly essentials for festival go-ers

Glastonbury Festival is doing what it can to tackle litter pollution and be green. But what can revellers do to lessen the environmental impact of their own festival adventures?

‘Glastonbury is like Disneyland – when you’re there, you don’t really think of the outside world’ 
Culture

‘Glastonbury is like Disneyland – when you’re there, you don’t really think of the outside world’ 

Renowned documentary maker Francis Whately on his new BBC film Glastonbury: 50 Years And Counting, which chart’s the festival’s evolution

Six months on, as music festivals begin again, it’s like the Astroworld disaster never happened
gig safety

Six months on, as music festivals begin again, it’s like the Astroworld disaster never happened

Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis donates land for social housing
Housing

Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis donates land for social housing

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The best live acts to look forward to in 2022
Live Music

The best live acts to look forward to in 2022

Return of Green Man festival is a resurgence for music and the community
Music

Return of Green Man festival is a resurgence for music and the community

Edinburgh International Festival set to bring light at the end of the tunnel
Art

Edinburgh International Festival set to bring light at the end of the tunnel

The Big Issue’s guide to virtual festivals
Music

The Big Issue’s guide to virtual festivals

What HG Wells has to say about the shape of things to come
Music

What HG Wells has to say about the shape of things to come

The Downs Festival is not just good times, it’s doing good too
Music

The Downs Festival is not just good times, it’s doing good too

Win Isle of Wight Festival tickets and camping
Competitions

Win Isle of Wight Festival tickets and camping

Brighton Fringe 2017: A local festival on a global scale
Music

Brighton Fringe 2017: A local festival on a global scale

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