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Wychwood festival releases line up

By ngaio anyia, Thursday Feb 23, 2017

Wychwood festival, based at Cheltenham Racecourse in Gloucestershire, has announced it’s first wave of lineups. OMD will be gracing the main stage on the Saturday night, the experimental electronic music pioneers will be demonstrating why they are still as relevant with their much lauded live show.

Sunday headliners, The Levellers will be presenting folk classics such as ‘What A Beautiful Day’ to delight young and old alike. With a wealth of hits under their belt, they prove themselves as a quintessential festival band.

CBeebies entertainer Katy Ashworth will be opening up the the kids activities on Saturday with Kanda Bongo Man and The East Pointers also performing on the mainstage. Sunday sees the welcome return of Electric Swing Circus and local favourites Thrill Collins, with many more acts and performers still to be announced.

Over the past 12 years Wychwood Festival has cemented itself as one of the country’s favourite family friendly weekends. Welcoming all generations, the festival curates a packed programme year on year with timeless greats, upcoming music, literature, comedy, children’s entertainment, food and drink and more.

For more information, visit www.wychwoodfestival.com

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