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  1. Glastonbury Festival

    See who's performing at this year's festival, keep up to date with all the latest Glastonbury news and re-live favourite performances from past years

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  2. Glastonbury festival: In pictures

    Revellers enjoy performances from Dolly Parton and Ed Sheeran as Glastonbury festival draws to a close

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  1. Halloween: England's strange and ancient winter rituals

    …October, has its roots in a pagan Celtic festival related to the Irish and Scottish …

    …its roots in a pagan Celtic festival related to the Irish and Scottish festival of Samhain and the Christian festival of…

    …November marking summer's end, the beginning of winter and the dark months ahead. Halloween, on 31 October, has its roots in a pagan Celtic festival related to the Irish and Scottish festival of…

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  2. Is wearing a Native American headdress offensive?

    …sell at the Glastonbury festival without prior authorisation. However the restriction does…

    …cigarettes, candle flares and flags on the list of items traders are not allowed to sell at the Glastonbury festival

    …After an online petition gained 65 signatures, Glastonbury has added Native American headdresses to the list of items traders cannot sell at the festival without "prior authorisation". Has the… the list…

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  3. BBC - Radio 2 - Folk and Acoustic

    GLASTONBURY - Glastonbury Festival 29 LEIGH - Leigh Folk Festival July 13 STONEHAVEN…

    Glastonbury Festival (with The Imagined Village) 29 PRESTON - Traditions Festival - 01257 263678 July 11 CROUCH END…

    …611427 27 DENT - Dent Folk Festival - 01524 582803 28 GLASTONBURY - Glastonbury Festival 29 LEIGH - Leigh Folk Festival July 13 STONEHAVEN - Stonehaven Folk Festival - 07766 581596 20 LONDON - Lovebox…

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  4. Ash lead singer Tim Wheeler on dealing with loss through music

    …headlining slot at the Glastonbury festival. Tim said that George continued to be…

    …headlining slot at the Glastonbury festival. Tim said that George continued to be "embarrassingly proud". "He'd go to a…

    …could really do what I wanted." 'Embarrassingly proud' Ash's career soon skyrocketed, with a number one album by the age of 21, as well as a headlining slot at the Glastonbury festival. Tim said…

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  5. Mike Sweeney: Deeply Vale Festival

    …Mike asks for your memories of the Deeply Vale Festival plus finds out more about what was…

    …Mike asks for your memories of the Deeply Vale Festival plus finds out more about what was dubbed the Glastonbury of the…

    …Mike asks for your memories of the Deeply Vale Festival plus finds out more about what was dubbed the Glastonbury of the North from someone who has written a book all about it.…

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    ProgrammesBBC Radio Manchester
  6. BBC World Service | Learning English | News About Britain - summer festivals

    Glastonbury festival with my friends..hopefully when it is sunshine!although the admission…

    …of festivals but summer music festival is a new idea to us.I think you have taken right way to entertain people and…

    festivals in Spain. They usually last for days and people wear lots of costumes. It is good! Xliuf, China I have never attended a summer music festival, though I hunger for it. I think it must be…

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  7. BBC - Press Office - Network Radio Programme Information BBC Week 26 7-Day Version

    Glastonbury Festival Jo Whiley continues her coverage of Glastonbury in her second day at…

    festival hours of Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Details and additional content can be found at bbc.co.uk/glastonbury

    Glastonbury Festival, with live music from the likes of Saturday night headliners Muse and the Pet Shop Boys, plus some of the best performances so far from Glastonbury 2010. This programme is…

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  8. Your Glastonbury reviews and photos

    Glastonbury Festival. Especially now that it's trying to go 'back to your roots', about…

    …My first Glastonbury was in 1986, oh how things gave changed, but I still go back year after year. This year's festival

    …Over 112,000 people were at this year's Glastonbury festival - and just a few of them took the time to send their views of the festival to BBC News Online… My first Glastonbury was in 1986, oh how…

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  9. Your festival reviews

    …I've been going to Glastonbury festival for over 20 years and was a veteran of the old…

    …I've been going to Glastonbury festival for over 20 years and was a veteran of the old Stonehenge festivals. A week ago…

    …I've been going to Glastonbury festival for over 20 years and was a veteran of the old Stonehenge festivals. A week ago I went to Hawkfest which was held near Garstang and this was easily the best …

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  10. Glastonbury: Your views

    …shining example will allow the festival to continue. Andy Millington, Glastonbury, UK…

    …The 2002 Glastonbury Festival is over - and organisers are hailing the success of its "superfence" in keeping out…

    …My tenth Glastonbury and very happy to see a return to good vibes, happy people and less crime. Everyone I know said this year's festival was the best in years. Dave, UK, UK… My first Glastonbury and it…

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  1. Glastonbury 2015 line-up: Fleetwood Mac are 'unavailable' says Michael Eavis

    …Fleetwood Mac will not be headlining next summer's Glastonbury Festival, organiser Michael…

    …Fleetwood Mac will not be headlining next summer's Glastonbury Festival, organiser Michael Eavis has said. The legendary…

    …Fleetwood Mac will not be headlining next summer's Glastonbury Festival, organiser Michael Eavis has said. The legendary US rock band had been the bookies' favourite to top the bill for 2015, but are…

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    The Independent
  2. Photos: Olivia Newton-John Steps Out in All Black

    …during day three of the Glastonbury Festival on June 29, 2014 in Glastonbury, England. Jim…

    …during day three of the Glastonbury Festival on June 29, 2014 in Glastonbury, England. Jim Dyson/ Sheryl Crow Flashes…

    …White Dolly Parton performs during day three of the Glastonbury Festival on June 29, 2014 in Glastonbury, England. Jim Dyson/ Sheryl Crow Flashes Serious Leg Sheryl Crow attends the Happy Hearts Fund…

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  3. Eavis puts an end to those Fleetwood Mac rumours

    …Fleetwood Mac will not be headlining next summer's Glastonbury Festival, organiser Michael…

    …Fleetwood Mac will not be headlining next summer's Glastonbury Festival, organiser Michael Eavis has said. The legendary…

    …Fleetwood Mac will not be headlining next summer's Glastonbury Festival, organiser Michael Eavis has said. The legendary US rock band had been the bookies' favourite to top the bill for 2015, but are…

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    The Independent
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