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Glastonbury introduces new campsite for 2020 to reduce waste

Tickets for the pre-erected tents go on sale tomorrow

Glastonbury is about to introduce a brand new official tenting space for 2020 in a bid to scale back waste left onsite.

The Sticklinch campsite can be situated within the former West Campervan Fields space for subsequent 12 months’s 50th anniversary occasion. It can provide “unpretentious, custom-made and pre-erected” lodging for these hoping to journey gentle.

Podpads, yurts and bell tents, and Glastonbury’s “signature scout-style tents” can be out there to company. Organisers say Skticklinch will give punters “a extra gently undulating stroll to the pageant web site, ideally suited for many who discover the climb to Worthy View difficult.”

Although festivalgoers will be capable to park their automobiles in a close-by adjoining area, Glastonbury encourages individuals to journey through public transport as they proceed of their efforts to be as inexperienced as potential.

These trying to e-book the brand new lodging can count on to pay £325 for a two-person scout tent, or as much as £1,150 for a six-person octopod. A yurt appropriate for 4 individuals will price £850.

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Glastonbury (Credit score: Getty)

Sticklinch tents will go on sale tomorrow (November 21) at 7 pm together with Worthy View, Tipi Village and campervan tickets. Yow will discover extra data right here.

Following this 12 months’s pageant, Glasto boss Emily Eavis described the state of Worthy Farm as a “huge enchancment” on 2017.

Simply someday after attendees went house, Eavis posted an ariel picture of the location together with the caption: “Simply heard that 99.3% of all tents had been taken house. That’s completely unimaginable… HUGE because of the report numbers who beloved the farm and left no hint!”

In the meantime, Paul McCartney has been introduced as the primary headliner for Glastonbury 2020. The Beatles icon will shut the pageant’s Pyramid Stage on Saturday, June 27.

To date, it’s been confirmed that Diana Ross will deal with the Sunday afternoon Legends slot, whereas the likes of Taylor Swift and Kendrick Lamar are additionally heading up bookies odds for a slot on the Pyramid.


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