Tuesday, 31 August 2010

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Reading Festival is an annual music festival that takes place in Richfield Avenue, Reading. Reading Festival will run from 28-29 August 2011. Reading Festival Fans can pre book Reading Festival Tickets at GigSport.com at a very reasonable price.

Reading Festival is an annual music festival that takes place in Richfield Avenue, Reading, UK. The Reading and Leeds Festivals are a pair of annual music festivals that take place in Reading and Leeds in the United Kingdom and are run by Festival Republic (itself owned by Live Nation and MCD). Reading Festival takes place on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the August bank holiday weekend.

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Friday, 27 August 2010

Reading and Leeds Festival glorious mud

Tens thousands people are pitching their tents for the annual music festivals in very muddy fields in Reading and Leeds. Arrengers in London are getting ready for one of the capital's biggest outdoor events, the Notting Hill Carnival.

Reading Festival 2010: 'Protected From Flooding'

Organisers of Reading festival have taken measures to protect the festival site from flooding. It follows two days of highly showers, the event's being today (August 27) which have concentrated the ground ahead. The Reading Festival site they have also lowered the levels of the River Thames adjacent. Melvin Benn director festival would enable to festival departer “to have a fantastic weekend”.

He added: “We have obviously experienced highly rainfall over the past couple of days but the rest of the weekend is looking nice here's to another great Reading weekend!"

The festival runs on Sunday (August 29), by Guns N' Roses will be headlined. Other acts on the bill include Klaxons, The Libertines, The Cribs, Paramore, Weezer and Lostprophets. Gigwise live festival will be up coming throughout for this weekend so stay tuned for all the latest news, gig reports and photos.

Bosses Of Reading Festival Call In Flood Experts

Reading Festival in England this weekend's(28-29Aug10) the arrangers have inscribed a team of flood experts to make sure highly rain. Pluggers have talk in the Environment Agency after week (beg23Aug10) to protect the festival grounds of heavy downpours.

Melvin Benn festival boss says, "I am really grateful to them. We have obviously experienced highly rainfall over the past couple of days but the rest of the weekend is looking nice."

Sunday, 15 August 2010

Reading Festival" Police given extra powers

At this year's Reading Festival Police have been given extra powers to deal with troublemakers after large fires were started at the 2009 event.

Groups of people set tents, hedgerows and rubbish on fire, while fencing was also ripped up.

Which starts on 27 August, a dispersal order will be used to break up large groups of people outside the site of the three day festival.

Police will also use the powers against "aggressive" illegal ticket touts.

Police signed the dispersal order with Reading Borough Council, which is also running a hotline to help with residents' concerns.

A council spokesperson said: "Experience from other festivals and events shows that crime drops significantly when a dispersal order is put in place."

Following on from last year's disorder, festival promoters Festival Republic warned last month that they will seek to prosecute any troublemakers.

A new scheme which restricts when fans can bring alcohol on to the site will also be piloted this year. Thames Valley Police is also drafting in extra officers.

By Guns N' Roses this year's event will be headlined, Arcade Fire and Blink 182 and there will also be an appearance from the re-formed Libertines.

Tuesday, 10 August 2010

Libertines announce Reading And Leeds Festivals warm-up

The Libertines announce a Reading And Leeds Festivals warm-up show on August 25 at London's HMV. The best opportunity to buy tickets will be offered on a ballot basis to fans who sign up to thelibertines.com. Fans can register for the opportunity to buy up to two tickets each until 6pm (BST) on Friday (August 13). The reuniting band will play the Leeds Festival on the Friday (27) and Reading Festival on the Saturday (28). For an interview with Carl BarĂ¢t about what The Libertines are planning to play at the shows, and what "precautions" they are taking to ensure they keep things together.

Saturday, 7 August 2010

Reading Festival: Reading Festival fans reassured after alleged rapes

At Reading Festival extra safety advice will be available after two alleged rapes at the Latitude fetsival in Suffolk last month.
Festival arranger Melvin Benn said additional information, guidelines and support will be on hand, particularly for girls aged under 18.
But he stressed music festivals were safe places and there would be even more stewards in high visibility jackets on site this year and that all the campsites will be well lit.
At the Love Parade Festival speaking of the crush in Germany, he added the strict licences in the UK prevented any such safety breaches.
Reading Festival takes place in Richfield Avenue over the Bank Holiday weekend in August.