Tag: Bestival

Preview: Bestival 2016

As the 2016 summer of music festivals draw to a close, there is one festival that has many revellers waiting in anticipation as they prepare to be launched into the future… Bestival will return to Robin Hill Country Park on the Isle of Wight on the 8th, 9th, 10th & 11th of September for its 12th instalment. Proud winners of last year’s Best Major Festival award, you can expect four days of world class musical acts, the world biggest bouncy castle, heaps of glitter and even a 20 metre high vast rocket! The man that makes it all happen, Rob ... Read more

UK Government Implements Blanket Ban On Nitrous & Other Legal Highs

Sellers of so-called legal highs, including NO2, and other psychoactive drugs could face up to seven years in prison under a tough new set of UK laws. Titled Under the Psychoactive Substances Bill, police will also be given sweeping new powers in shutting down websites that sell the substances, including the UK’s second most widely used recreational drug (after cannabis), Nitrous Oxide. The new legislation will aim to shut down 250 legal high ‘head shops’ in the UK, and the sale of NOS balloons falls under the blanket ban. Home Office policing minister Mike Penning says about the initiative,“The landmark Bill will ... Read more

Guide: Top 10 UK Festivals

Festival season is fast approaching with the long-established players mixing it up with some newcomers to present the UK with an unbelievable amount of choice. London has its fair share of music-based festivals this year, as always, while up and down the country there are countless events on offer – we’re spoilt for choice and some of you may be a little bit confused as to which to spend your hard-earned cash on, so we’ve compiled a list of 10 choice festivals to get stuck into this season… We Are FSTVL Last year We Are FSTVL announced themselves on the ... Read more