Lightning Seeds to headline Wickham Festival

By Scott Williams | Published: Tue 1st Jul 2014

Lightning Seeds

Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th August 2014
Blind Lane, Wickham, Hampshire, PO17 5AL, England MAP
£150 for full 4-day weekend
Daily capacity: 5,000
Last updated: Tue 1st Jul 2014

Lightning Seeds are the final headlining act to be announced for this summer's Wickham Festival taking place from Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th August 2014.

The Liverpudlian band have had 12 Top 20 hits including 'Pure', 'Oh Lucky You', and the England football anthem 'Three Lions'.They join Thursday headliner James Blunt, Saturday headliners Steve Earle & The Dukes, and Sunday headliners Bellowhead. Also recently confirmed for Friday is Jethro Tull guitarist Martin Barre with his full electric band.

Other acts confirmed for the family-friendly festival held in the Hampshire village of Wickham are Afro Celt Sound System, Dreadzone, Hugh Cornwell, Hazel O'Connor, Julie Fowlis, Michael McGoldrick with John McCusker, Altan (Ireland), Steve Knightley (Show of Hands) with Miranda Sykes & Rex Preston, Thea Gilmore, Luka Bloom, John Jones & the Reluctant Ramblers, 3 Daft Monkeys, Tony McManus, Ian Bruce & Ian Walker, Holly Kirby, Dick Gaughan, The Men They Couldn't Hang, and more.

For the line-up details as available please click here.

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Early bird 4-day weekend season tickets are on sale priced at £150 for an adult weekend ticket, with under-16s being half-price and under-10s free. Camping tickets are priced at £25 per tent or caravan for the whole weekend, and day tickets also being on sale with prices from £35 adult, £17.50 under-16s. Under-10s are free throughout.

The 5,000 capacity festival features live music on three stages plus a 'Groovy Movie' cinema tent, digital funfair, street theatre, storytelling, comedy, real ales festival, exotic foods fayre, Late Night Festival Club and entertainment for all ages with camping.

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