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Wychwood Festival 2020 - Cheltenham - 29th - 31st May 2020 - Cancelled 

13th May 2020. Wychwood Festival organisers left it till the last minute to announce the cancellation of the 2020 event. Tickets will be rolled over to 2021, no mention of refunds yet. To help them continue a crowdfunding page has been created too. Next year’s event is scheduled for 4th – 6th June 2021. The headliners will mostly stay intact for 2021 and include The Christians, Deadzone, Lightening Seeds, Sleeper, Embrace and Craig Charles.

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Andy Robertson - Monday 25 May 2020

COVID-19 Udates

Creamfields 2020 - Cheshire - 27th - 30th August 2020 - Cancelled 

13th May 2020. The world’s leading dance music festival has announced that Creamfields 2020 will not go ahead and that tickets can either be refunded or rolled over to next year’s event scheduled for 26th - 29th August 2021. The headliners were to have included Carl Cox, Eric Prydz, Tiesto, Timmy Trumpet, Todd Terry, Ferry Corsten, Basement Jaxx, Charlotte De Witt, Paul Van Dyk, Pete Tong, Roger Sanchez, Sander Van Doorn, Nina Kraviz and Faithless DJ set.

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Andy Robertson - Friday 22 May 2020

Bearded Theory 2020 - Derbyshire - 10th - 13th September 2020 - To Go Ahead 

21st May 2020. The organisers confirmed that their date changes from 21- 24th May 2020 to September 2020 are still confirmed. However, keep in touch with their news feed for any changes and updates in their lineup. The headliners should remain largely unchanged and include The Flaming Lips, The Damned, Dub Pistols, Patti Smith & Band, Primal Scream, My Bad Sister, Kelvin 373, The Swingers and Sports Team. 

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Andy Robertson - Thursday 21 May 2020

End of the Road 2020  - Dorset - 3rd - 6th September 2020 - Cancelled 

20th May 2020. Just announced today the organisers have decided to cancel this year’s event and customers have been asked to roll over their ticket to next year, however refunds will also be available. Next year’s event will now run between 2nd – 5th September 2021. The headliners will remain the same with Pixies, King Krule, Big Thief, Bright Eyes, Little Simz and Aldous Harding. 

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Andy Robertson - Wednesday 20 May 2020


Wireless Festival - Finsbury Park London - 3rd - 5th July 2020 - Cancelled 

5th May 2020. A statement from the organisers, Live Nation, have confirmed cancellation of the 2020 event, tickets will be refunded or can be rolled over to next year. The dates for next year's event will be 2nd – 4th July 2021. The headliners for this year included Travis Scott, Meek Mill, A$AP Rocky, Skepta, AJ Tracey, Lil Uzi Vert, Young Thug and Burna Boy. 

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Andy Robertson - Wednesday 20 May 2020

COVID-19 Udates

Standon Calling - Hertfordshire - 23rd - 26th  July 2020 - Cancelled 

7th May 2020. After quite a bit of holding out the organisers finally confirmed cancellation of Standon Calling for this year. All tickets will be automatically rolled over to next year's event now scheduled for 22nd – 25th July 2021. If you want a refund you have been referred to their website. The headliners were to have included Bombay Bicycle Club, Craig David, Hot Chip, Primal Scream, Grandmaster Flash and Joey Negro  

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Andy Robertson - Monday 18 May 2020

Latitude Festival - Suffolk - 16th - 19th July 2020 - Cancelled

27th April 2020. The organisers have stated that given the timing of their event in 2020 it is just not possible to go ahead this year. Festival Republic will contact ticket holders soon for refunds or the option to roll over to next year's event scheduled for July 2021 with no specific dates yet. The headliners were to have included Celeste, Liam Gallagher, The Chemical Brothers, Bill Bailey and Jo Brand.

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Andy Robertson - Friday 15 May 2020

Wildreness Festival - Oxfordshire - 30th July - 2nd  August 2020 - Cancelled 

13th May 2020. The organisers have announced with sadness the cancellation of Wilderness 2020. Tickets will be rolled forward to 2021 or customers can request a refund. Next year's event will now take place between 5th – 8th August 2021. Wilderness 2020 was to feature Foals, Supergrass and Loyle Carner plus the myriad of theatre, and arts performances   

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Andy Robertson - Thursday 14 May 2020

2000 Trees Festival - Cotswolds - 9th - 11th July 2020 - Cancelled 

28th April 2020. Since announcing the cancellation of this year's event the organisers of the independently run rock festival have launched a crowdfunding scheme to help them survive financially for 2021. Tickets will be rolled over to next year or refunds can be requested. Their crowdfunding scheme has hit 90% of their target and they are offering a multitude of benefits for contributors. The lineup for next year's event, scheduled for 8th – 10th July 2021, has not been announced yet with the exception of Jimmy Eat World. 

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Andy Robertson - Wednesday 13 May 2020

Boardmasters Festival - Cornwall - 5th - 9th August 2020 - To Go Ahead 

12th May 2020. Since their first statement on 18th March 2020 stating the event will proceed as planned in August there have been no Covid-19 related updates from the organisers of Cornwall's surf and music festival. Now in its 40th year this year’s headliners Kings of Leon, Skepta, The Kooks, Blossoms, Basement Jaxx, The 1975 and Dizzee Rascal. 

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Andy Robertson - Tuesday 12 May 2020

Tramlines Festival - Sheffield - 31st July - 2nd August 2020 - Cancelled 

8th May 2020. The organisiers have now announced that the Tramlines Festival is cancelled for 2020. Tickets will be valid for next year’s event now scheduled for 23rd – 25th July 2021, refunds can be made although the exact process for this has yet to be confirmed. The headliners were to include Ian Brown, The Kooks, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Dizzee Rascal, The Hives, Madness and Sister Sledge. 

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Andy Robertson - Monday 11 May 2020

Truck Festival - Oxfordshire - 31st July - 2nd August 2020 - Cancelled 

8th May 2020. The team organising this event were devastated to announce its cancellation. Tickets will be valid for next year’s event now scheduled for 23rd – 25th July 2021, alternatively customers can request a full refund. The headliners were to include Bombay Bicycle Club, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Blossoms, The Hives and The Kooks. 

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Andy Robertson - Friday 8 May 2020

Kendal Calling - Lake District - 30th July - 2nd August 2020 - To Go Ahead 

1st April 2020. There has been no change from their original announcement made on 13th March stating that the 15th anniversary of Kendal Calling will go ahead this year. The confirmed headliners include Supergrass, Stereophonics, Primal Scream, Blossoms, Craig David, Dizzee Rascal, Johnny Marr, Bill Bailey and Goldfrapp 

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Andy Robertson - Thursday 7 May 2020

Victorious Festival - Portsmouth - 28th - 30th August 2020 - To Go Ahead 

17th March 2020. Currently this event is still planned to go ahead this year with no updates from the organisers since last month but it’s advised to keep up to date with any announcements they may make. The confirmed headliners include Royal Blood, Ian Brown, The Streets, Blossoms, Manic Street Preachers, Craig David and Ran ‘N’ Bone Man 

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Andy Robertson - Wednesday 6 May 2020

Y NOT 2020 - Derbyshire - 24th - 26th July - Cancelled 

22nd April 2020. Organisers have taken the difficult decision to cancel this year’s event.  Y NOT will now be moved to 29th July – 2nd August 2021 and customers have the option of either a full refund or rolling over to next year. To encourage rolling over to next year the organisers are offering a free VIP upgrade and entry to a prize draw to win a luxury cabin for the 2021 event. The headliners were to include Royal Blood, Richard Ashcroft, Levellers, Craig David and Annie Mac among many others 

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Andy Robertson - Tuesday 5 May 2020

Neverworld - Kent - 30th July - 1st August 2020 - To Go Ahead 

20th March 2020. The Neverworld team continue to monitor the current COVID-19 situation and currently they are still planning to proceed with the event at the end of July, although this could change at any moment. The headliners include Travis, Groove Armada and Basement Jaxx DJ. 

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Andy Robertson - Monday 4 May 2020

Camp Bestival - Dorset - 30th July - 2nd August 2020 - To Go Ahead? 

22nd April 2020. The original news published on 27th March has not changed and Camp Bestival continue to plan for the 2020 event. Although a word of caution this could change at any moment. The headliners include Fatboy Slim, Groove Armada and Level 42.  

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Andy Robertson - Friday 1 May 2020

Boomtown Chapter 12 Festival - Winchester - 12th - 16th August 2020 - Cancelled

30th April 2020. Sad news from the organsiers as they announced the cancellation of this years event, Boomtown Chapter 12 festival. Ticket options include rolling over to next year or a full refund. It will now take place next year 11th - 12th August 2021. Headliners were to have included The Libertines, Del La Soul, Kool & The Gang and The Shapeshifters. 

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Andy Robertson - Thursday 30 April 2020

Parklife 2020 - Manchester - 13th - 14th June 2020 - Cancelled 

27th March 2020. The popular EDM festival for 2020 has been cancelled and the organisers announced that ticket refunds will be made automatically. If customers wish tickets can be retained for next year, now scheduled for 12th – 13th June 2021. This was to be the festival’s tenth year running and headliners were to include Fatboy Slim, Khalid, Lewis Capaldi and Nina Kraviz.  

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Andy Robertson - Wednesday 29 April 2020

New Event

We Are Playgrounds – Blend Fest 15th May 2020 – New Online Event (Date Change) 

21st April 2020. The Dutch company that showcases and celebrates the creative image with events and workshops have announced their 2nd Blend online fest to be streamed online (via Twitch) on the evening of 15th May. Please note this is a date change from the previously advertised 30th April.     

A free to attend event with online artist talks, panels and portfolio reviews, We Are Playgrounds bring you cutting edge creativity through their Blend festivals celebrating artists bending mediums and shifting limits. Blend is about mixing, mashing things up, bending genres and blending disciplines.  

We Are Playgrounds facilitates artists who create progressive and produce innovative work in the field of digital design, film, illustration and animation. There is collaboration outside their fields with scientists, theatres, environmental organizations, and even NASA. Expect vanguard artist talks, an insight into their work, progress via demo’s and panel discussions. You will be able to pick their brains, see how they did it, how they started, what they studied, how they became famous as well as what amazing projects they are tackling at the moment. 

Online portfolio reviews start at 14.00 – to apply click here. Application open on 1st May. 

This online event kicks off at 17.00 (CET) and runs through to 23.59 on 15th May and you can stream the event on Twitch - Stream 1 and Stream 2 

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Andy Robertson - Tuesday 28 April 2020

COVID-19 Udates

Larmer Tree Festival - Salisbury - 16th - 19th July 2020 - Cancelled 

14th April 2020. The 30th running of the Larmer Tree Festival featuring national and international artists in music, outdoor theatre, live performances, arts and comedy has been cancelled. Ticket refunds will be made automatically and so far there has been no announcement about any dates for the event in 2021. The headliners were originally meant to include James, Frank Turner and Jack Savoretti. 

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Andy Robertson - Tuesday 28 April 2020

Roskilde Festival - Denmark - 27th June - 4th July 2020 - Cancelled 

7th April 2020. The 50th running of the week-long festival of art, music and parties with togetherness and community has had to cancel this year's event. The event will run again next year 26th June to 3rd July 2021 and they will try to retain headliners including Taylor Swift and Deftones. Tickets already purchased will be valid for the 2021 event or customers can apply for a refund. 

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Andy Robertson - Monday 27 April 2020


Neighbourhood Weekender - Warrington - 23rd - 24th May 2020 - Re-scheduled 

26th March 2020. This popular local music festival famous has been re-scheduled to 5th and 6th September 2020 and the headliners remain with Ian Brown and Catfish and The Bottlemen. Tickets already purchased will be valid for the revised dates

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Andy Robertson - Friday 24 April 2020

COVID-19 Udates

WOMAD - Charlton Park UK - 23rd - 26th July 2020 - Cancelled 

8th April 2020. The famous World’s Festival due to take place in July 2020 has been cancelled. WOMAD 2021 has be scheduled for 2021 between 22nd – 25th July 2021 with the line-up mostly being kept intact. Ticket sales can be refunded or rolled over to 2021. 

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Andy Robertson - Thursday 23 April 2020

Montreux Jazz Festival - Switzerland - 3rd - 8th July 2020 - Cancelled  

17th April 2020. Europe’s longest running annual Jazz festival (53 years) in Montreux for July 2020 has been cancelled. Plans are in place to run the event between 2nd – 17th July 2021 with the line-up mostly being kept intact. The organisers will announce arrangements for ticket holders soon. 

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Andy Robertson - Wednesday 22 April 2020

La Linea -London April and May 2020 - Rescheduled 

1st April 2020. The famous Latin Music festival in its 20th year has been rescheduled to run later in 2020 from 4th September to 19th October. La Linea hosts global superstars and the very best emerging talent from across the Latin Music world in venues across Central London. Tickets already purchased will be valid for the new dates. 

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Andy Robertson - Tuesday 21 April 2020

Coachella USA 10th – 12th April - Rescheduled 

11th March 2020. In its 20th year the famous US music festival in the desert has been rescheduled to later in 2020 now on the weekends of 9th – 11th and 16th –18th October. Tickets already purchased will be valid for the new dates.  

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Andy Robertson - Monday 20 April 2020

Glastonbury 24th – 28th June 2020 - Cancelled

18th March 2020. Probably the world’s biggest and most famous music festivals has announced the cancellation of the 2020 event. Tickets will be automatically rolled over to 2021 but if customers want a refund they have to contact the ticket sales office, Glastonbury this year was supposed to be the 50th anniversary and was to feature Paul McCartney, Diana Ross, Taylor Swift, Black Uhuru, Crowded House, Fatboy Slim, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Happy Mondays and Groove Amada among many other international stars. Read More ->

Andy Robertson - Thursday 16 April 2020

Tomorrowland – Belgium – 17th – 19th and 24th – 26th July 2020 - Cancelled

15th April 2020. Europe’s biggest techno dance music festival has been cancelled for 2020. Tickets will roll over to next year’s event scheduled for 16th – 18th and 23rd – 25th July 2021. The lineup was to include Erci Prydz, Armin van Buuren, Carl Cox and Timmy Trumpet, There was no confirmation of the lineup for the 2021 festival.

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Andy Robertson - Thursday 16 April 2020

We Are Playgrounds – Blend Fest – 30th April 2020 – New Online Event

16th April 2020. The Dutch company that’s showcases and celebrates the creative image with events and workshops have announced their 2nd Blend online fest to be streamed online (Facebook) in the evening of 30th April. A free to attend event with online artist talks, panels and portfolio reviews.

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Andy Robertson - Thursday 16 April 2020

All Points East – London 22nd – 24th May and 29th – 31st May 2020 - Cancelled

27th March 2020. One of London’s biggest music festivals has been cancelled for 2020 and the organisers are now looking at May 2021. The lineup was to include Massive Attack, Iggy Pop, A Certain Ratio, Johnny Marr, The Kooks and Kraftwerk 3D. Apparently the event will run in 2021 but there is no confirmed date yet. They are also in the process of organising ticket refunds.

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Andy Robertson - Wednesday 15 April 2020

Download – Donington Park – 12th – 14th June 2020 - Cancelled

26th March 2020. The rock festival has been cancelled this year and will reappear next year from 4th – 6th June 2021. Tickets will be automatically transferred to the revised dates although if you can opt for a refund if required. There was no confirmation of the lineup for the 2021 festival, this year’s event was to feature KISS and Iron Maiden.

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Andy Robertson - Wednesday 15 April 2020

Terminal V – Edinburgh - Easter 2020 – Re-scheduled

17th March 2020. Terminal V organisers have announced that this event has been rescheduled to 31st October 2020 (Halloween) from the original dates over Easter 2020. The big House and Techno event will be adding to their already impressive lineup featuring Charlotte De Witte, Octo Octa, Nina Kraviz, Kink, Bonobo and Lena Willikens. All tickets will automatically transferred to the re-scheduled date Read More ->

Andy Robertson - Wednesday 15 April 2020

Forest Live 2020 – throughout June 2020 - Cancelled

3rd April 2020. This popular series of events held throughout the UK in stunning forest parks run by Forestry England have announced that all events this year will be cancelled. All 7 events have been cancelled and the orgnaisers have confirmed that ticket refunds will be made automatically. The events had scheduled popular acts including Jack Savoretti, Jools Holland, Kaiser Chiefs, Keane, Madness and Noel Gallagher among others.

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Andy Robertson - Friday 10 April 2020

The Great Escape – Brighton 13th – 26th May 2020 - Cancelled

23rd March 2020. The event organisers have announced that this event will be cancelled. The TGE event was to feature over 290 artists with Aitch headlining including support from Tiffany Calver, DENO and Mae Muller. They hope to run the event on 12th to 15th May 2021, if you bought a ticket for this year’s event you can get a refund or carry it over to the 2021 event.

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Andy Robertson - Friday 10 April 2020

Isle of Wight Festival 2020 – 11th – 14th June 2020 - Cancelled

26th March 2020. One of the UK’s largest festivals on the Isle of Wight has been cancelled. As with many other events you can choose to receive either a refund or carry over your ticket to the 2021 event which has been confirmed for 17th – 21st June 2021. Featured acts for the cancelled event included Happy Mondays, Lionel Richie, Lewis Capaldi, Primal Scream, Snow Patrol, Chemical Brothers Kaiser Chiefs and Duran Duran.

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Andy Robertson - Friday 10 April 2020

Lovebox – London 12th – 14th June 2020 - Cancelled

27th March 2020. The Lovebox family announced with a heavy heart that this event will be cancelled. The headliners among the 83 acts included Khalid, Disclosure, Tyler the Creator and Fatboy Slim. Lovebox state that the event will now run on 12th to 13th June 2021, as is the case with most cancelled events if you bought a ticket for this year’s event you can get a refund or carry it over to the 2021 event.

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Andy Robertson - Friday 10 April 2020

Riverside Festival – Glasgow 23rd – 24th May 2020 - Re-scheduled

31st March 2020. The Easter weekend event has been re-scheduled to run from 12th to 13th September 2020. Tickets will be automatically transferred to the revised dates although if you want a refund you have to contact the organisers directly. They aim to keep the original line up that featured Disclosure, Fatima Yamaha and Floating Points.

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Andy Robertson - Friday 10 April 2020

This is Tomorrow – Newcastle 22nd – 24th May 2020 - Re-scheduled

20th March 2020. There is confirmation from the organisers that this event is still taking place on the rescheduled dates 14th – 16th August 2020 from the original dates in May. The lineup remains intact and features Royal Blood, Gerry Cinnamon, Sam Fender, Blossoms and The Kooks. All tickets are automatically valid for the rescheduled dates.

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Andy Robertson - Friday 10 April 2020

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