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4 weeks until Leeds Festival 2016

There are now only 4 weeks until Leeds Festival 2016 gets underway. The August Bank Holiday bash will this year take place in Bramham Park, with an eclectic mix of acts taking to the stage. The main stage includes the … Continue reading

Arctic Monkeys close Leeds Festival 2014 early

Sheffield favourites Arctic Monkeys closed Leeds Festival 2014 on Sunday, 10 minutes earlier than expected. Reports say that the band raced through their set and had limited interaction with the crowd in between songs. Lead singer Turner only addressed fans a few … Continue reading

Pulled Apart by Horses cancel Leeds Festival 2014 show

Pulled Apart by Horses were forced to cancel their performance at Leeds Festival 2014, just moments before they were due on stage. Fans waited anxiously for the band to appear on stage, only to be show a message on the … Continue reading

Thousands spent on new drainage for Leeds Festival 2014

Almost £50,000 has been spent improving the drainage at the site of Leeds Festival. Organisers are hoping the improvements will save revellers from the mud-bath they encountered last year. 1000mts of piping have been installed to take water away from … Continue reading

Leeds Festival 2014 will have ‘incredible’ line-up

Melvin Benn has revealed that Leeds Festival 2014 is set to have an ‘incredible’ line-up after a handful of acts were announced earlier this month. “2013 was a year of exciting additions for Reading & Leeds Festivals, making them bigger … Continue reading

Safe Sex Message to be Spread Across Leeds Festival 2012 Campsites

Organisers have confirmed that a strong safe sex message will be spread across the Leeds Festival 2012 campsites by TheyFit. TheyFit is, “a revolutionary new safe sex company, based in the UK, who specialise in a range of custom fitted … Continue reading

Leeds Festival 2012 Tickets on Sale Today

Leeds Festival 2012 tickets will go on sale today at 7:15pm. The first installment of the official line-up will also be released. Bands expected to be confirmed include the Foo Fighters, Bloc Party, Mumford and Sons and more. Call back … Continue reading

Leeds Festival 2012 Revelers to get Free Burgers and Beers

Weekend ticket holders at Leeds Festival 2012 will be entitled to a free burger and beer each day officials have confirmed. The following message was posted on Facebook today: “Well would you look at this… Weekend ticket holders will get … Continue reading

Leeds Festival Nominated for NME ‘Best Festival’ Award

If you want to show your appreciation for Leeds Festival, then get your vote on and visit the NME website, where it has been nominated for the ‘best festival’ award. Vote on a range of different categories, including ‘best festival’ … Continue reading