Boardmasters has been cancelled because of the weather forecast

Boardmasters Festival has been cancelled because of severe weather forecast for this weekend, specifically high winds. The festival is in an exposed location on the Cornish coast, near Newquay. Organisers made the announcement just after 11pm tonight across Boardmasters’ social media channels. Earlier on Tuesday, the Met Office issued a yellow severe weather warning for […]Read More

Festivals call on retailers to stop selling ‘festival tents’

As part of the Association of Independent Festivals (AIF), over 60 British festivals have called on retailers to stop marketing “festival tents” as single-use items. Tents left at festivals result in almost 900 tonnes of plastic waste every year. A ‘Take Your Tent Home’ campaign launched today will encourage fans to ‘Say no to single-use’. […]Read More