Glastonbury to receive huge grant as part of initiative to keep arts sector afloat

Glastonbury’s £900k bailout: Festival will receive huge grant as part of initiative to keep arts sector afloat By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 00:04 BST, 2 April 2021 | Updated: 00:05 BST, 2 April 2021 Glastonbury will receive a grant of nearly £1million as part of a major cash injection to keep the arts sector afloat, it … Read more

Glastonbury is back! Festival organisers announce  ‘epic’ five-hour livestream

Glastonbury is back! Festival organisers announce ‘epic’ five-hour livestream featuring Coldplay will take place at Worthy Farm in May… after 50th anniversary event was cancelled By Jason Chester for MailOnline Published: 08:54 BST, 31 March 2021 | Updated: 08:54 BST, 31 March 2021 Glastonbury organizers have announced plans to launch a scaled down virtual replacement … Read more

One-day Glasto? Organisers of cancelled event hope for scaled-down version in September 

One-day Glastonbury? Organisers of cancelled event hope for scaled-down version in September Glastonbury had been cancelled for a second year running due to the pandemic Organisers raised hopes there will be a scaled-down celebration later in the year They said that an application had been made to put on a concert in September  By Daily Mail … Read more

Glastonbury CANCELLED for second year in a row because of Covid pandemic

Covid CANCELS Glastonbury…again: Famous festival will not take place for second year in a row because of pandemic with tickets rolled over until 2022, confirm organisers Glastonbury will not take place for second year in a row because of pandemic In a statement Michael and Emily Eavis said they were ‘so sorry’ to have to … Read more

Police hunt bearded ‘Covid-rule breaker’ in long purple coat after 30 people went to Glastonbury Tor

Police hunt bearded ‘Covid-rule breaker’ in long purple coat after 30 people descended on Glastonbury Tor during lockdown Avon and Somerset Police released a picture of the purple prime suspect They believe he is the organiser of the 30-strong gathering at Glastonbury Tor The hill is well-known for its spiritual elements and visited by druids   … Read more

Glastonbury and other festivals could be axed this summer unless Covid-19 aid provided, experts warn

Glastonbury and other hit music festivals could be axed this summer unless Government provides Covid-19 insurance, industry experts warn Glastonbury and other music festivals could be cancelled without state support Study by UK Music warned without help industry is heading for summer washout Most live music events were also wiped out last year by the … Read more

Mel B claims Glastonbury 2021 has been CANCELLED due to COVID-19 crisis

Mel B claims Glastonbury 2021 has been CANCELLED due to the COVID-19 crisis as she says it’s more important to get the virus ‘under control’ By Roxy Simons For Mailonline Published: 16:40 GMT, 4 January 2021 | Updated: 16:40 GMT, 4 January 2021 Mel B has claimed that Glastonbury 2021 has been cancelled. The Spice … Read more

Glastonbury festival pleads for government help

Glastonbury festival pleads for government help as events struggle to get insurance for next summer due to Covid Event organisers are pleading with politicians to launch an insurance scheme  Insurers argue they have been hit with claims of hundreds of millions of pounds  Emily Eavis has said ‘it’s already getting tight’ to prepare for next … Read more

Glastonbury and other big music festivals might be cancelled in 2021

Glastonbury and other big music festivals could be cancelled again in 2021 unless their insurance is underwritten due to the coronavirus crisis, MPs warned today. Britain’s summer music events had the plug pulled on them this year amid the pandemic, with Glastonbury forced to axe its 50th anniversary edition. Organisers of the event, where Taylor Swift, … Read more

NEW UK monolith appears on Glastonbury Tor with ‘Not Banksy’ etching

Yet another mysterious monolith has appeared, this time on top of a hill in Glastonbury with ‘Not Banksy’ etched on it.  Walkers discovered the large silver structure today on top of Glastobury Tor – an ancient hill linked to King Arthur and celtic mythology. It is believed the monolith was placed there overnight – but … Read more