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Machynlleth Comedy Festival can expect 6,000 visitors

Blossom trees surrounding tents Image copyright Ed Moore

Around 6,000 people are expected to gather in Powys for the seventh annual Machynlleth Comedy Festival.

The festival which runs until Sunday brings comedy names including Jon Richardson and David O'Doherty to the town.

There will also be free music events, theatre, cabaret and a children's programme.

TV stand up comedian Josh Widdicombe was set to perform at the festival but has had to pull out last minute.

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