exclusive: The Wurzels for Wickham Festival

plus Steve Tilston, Karine Polwart, Rory McLeod, Outcast Band, & more

By Scott Williams | Published: Mon 14th May 2012

The Wurzels

Wickham Festival 2012

Thursday 2nd to Sunday 5th August 2012
Wickham, Hampshire, England MAP
£135 for full 4-day weekend, £67.50 for under-16, with under-10s free
Daily capacity: 5,000

eFestivals can exclusively reveal that 'Scrumpy & Western' Somerset favourites The Wurzels lead the latest acts to be announced for this year's Wickham Festival.

The Wurzels
eFestivals can also reveal that also added to the line-up are Steve Tilston, Karine Polwart, Rory McLeod, The Outcast Band, Nancy Kerr & James Fagan, Les Barker, The Fake Thackrays, Kitty the Lion, Lady Maisery, Chris Sherburn & Denny Bartley, The Long Notes, Ducie, Tinderbox, and Jack McNeill and Charlie Heys.

They join a bill that includes KT Tunstall, The Proclaimers, Jools Holland and his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra (with Ruby Turner plus special guests to be confirmed), Levellers, Bellowhead, Oysterband, Show of Hands, Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel, Dervish, Jim Causley, The John Otway Big Band, Heidi Talbot with John McCusker & Boo Hewerdine, Shamus O'Blivion and the Megadeath Morrismen, Edward II, Home Service, Beshazzar's Feast, Jackie Oates, Session A9, Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker & John Doyle, Rua Macmillan Trio, Manran, Merry Hell, Red Hot Chilli Pipers, The Jason Wilson Band featuring Dick Gaughan & Dave Swarbrick, Calan, Babelfish, Jack McNeill, and Charlie Heys, plus many more. For the line-up details, and day splits, as available please click here.

The festival returns to the Hampshire village of Wickham, in Hampshire just east of Eastleigh and just north of Fareham and features live music and entertainment for all ages with camping.

A 4-Day early bird adult season ticket is priced at £120, with under-16s being half-price and under-10s free. Camping tickets are priced at £20 per tent or caravan for the whole weekend. Day tickets will be available at a later date.

To download a booking form (in PDF format), click here.


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