16th-20th July 2014 Larmer Tree Gardens, nr Salisbury, on the Wiltshire/Dorset borderi

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5 and 7-Day Tickets SOLD OUT

Posted on: 27 June, 2014

The good news is, if you’re quick, you can catch the last 3 and 4 day tickets at Tier Four prices…
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10 things not to miss at Larmer Tree this year!

Posted on: 26 June, 2014

Whether it’s late night partying with The Village Disco, escaping to build a shelter in the woods, or becoming a ghost, here are 10 things you really don’t want to miss at Larmer Tree this year…
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Get involved with our fantastic adults’ programme!

Posted on: 6 June, 2014

Grown-ups rejoice, we’ve just announced our ‘For Adults’ programme! Here are just some of the highlights you can look forward to this July…
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WIN Tom Jones tickets and MEET SIR TOM HIMSELF!

Posted on: 6 June, 2014

Donate to our charity partner The Trussell Trust and as a thank you, we’ll enter you in to a prize draw to win a pair of tickets to Tom Jones PLUS you’ll also be invited to MEET AND GREET SIR TOM JONES
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Can’t wait ‘til July to catch Steve Knightley?

Posted on: 5 June, 2014

We’re very excited to let you know that Festival founder James Shepard has booked a date for Steve Knightley to drop by in his home village of Shroton…
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After Hours…

Posted on: 30 May, 2014

When the sun goes down, we’re just getting started! Night owls and party animals gather round and listen to what after-hours festival fun, frolics…
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It’s not just about the music y’know

Posted on: 22 May, 2014

It’s a jam packed update this week Larmers, as we bring you Mark Kermode’s Film Club news, Street Theatre highlights to tickle you round every corner and more…
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BBC Introducing act James Bay to open the Main Stage on Thursday 17th July

Posted on: 22 May, 2014

Thanks to BBC Introducing, we’re over the moon to bring you up-and-coming singer-songwriter James Bay…
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Laugh yourself daft at the 2014 ARC Comedy Club line-up

Posted on: 15 May, 2014

We’re very excited to have such a fantastic mix of well-known names and impressive emerging talent joining us in the ARC Comedy Club this July!
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A whopping 31 more acts join Sir Tom Jones, Frank Turner and Squeeze…

Posted on: 29 April, 2014

Well, what are you waiting for? Check them out now…
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Lily McCauley and The Bleedin’ Noses wow the judges at the Breakthrough Music Awards live final

Posted on: 28 April, 2014

60 Million Postcards in Bournemouth was packed out on Saturday night, with a real buzz in the air as the Larmer Tree Breakthrough Music Awards 2014 live final got underway…
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Festival fun for families just announced…

Posted on: 23 April, 2014

Get ready for a whole host of fantastic shows and workshops to keep your mini festival-goers happy and occupied…
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Breakthrough Music Awards finalists just announced…

Posted on: 17 April, 2014

The votes have been counted and verified and we’re extremely excited to bring you this year’s crop of Breakthrough Music Awards finalists!
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Trussell Trust Official Charity Partner for 2014

Posted on: 3 April, 2014

We’re thrilled to introduce you to our Official 2014 Charity Partner!
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Shocking discovery made at the Larmer Tree Gardens

Posted on: 1 April, 2014

James Shepard, founder and co-director of Larmer Tree Festival was on a routine site visit planning the festival which takes place in July, when he noticed something unusual…
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More line-up just announced, including exciting Thursday night news!

Posted on: 19 March, 2014

The Heavy & The Selecter join Thursday night’s bill alongside headliners Squeeze, plus for the folk lovers among you, we’ve just announced three more festival acts who we know you’re going to love…
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Songlines names Larmer Tree in Top 10 UK Summer Festivals 2014 alongside Glastonbury!

Posted on: 19 March, 2014

We’re over the moon to feature in influential World Music magazine Songlines’ Top 10 list of UK summer festivals for 2014…
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Music line-up revealed as the clock strikes midnight

Posted on: 27 February, 2014

It’s been almost impossible to keep it a secret this long, but at last we’re absolutely ecstatic to unveil the first big chunk of 2014 music line-up (Tom Jones would’ve been a bit lonely by himself!)
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Festival headliners soon to be unveiled…

Posted on: 24 February, 2014

You’ve been super patient. And we’ve been super excited… The time has come for ‘the big reveal’!
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What’s New Pussycat?!

Posted on: 30 January, 2014

It is with enormous pleasure that we give you the man, the legend, The Voice that is SIR TOM JONES!
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We just can’t keep it to ourselves any longer…

Posted on: 22 January, 2014

We said our first line-up announcement wouldn’t be until late February, but this news is just too exciting NOT to share…
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Can’t wait for festival season?

Posted on: 22 January, 2014

Nor can we…
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2014 Volunteer Applications are OPEN

Posted on: 22 January, 2014

We recruit over 400 of you lovely people every year to make the festival run smoothly – we really couldn’t do it without you!
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Tier One Tickets now ON SALE!

Posted on: 9 December, 2013

Ready, steady, GO – a limited number of Tier One tickets have just been released, which are now available to buy at an extra special early bird price!
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GREAT NEWS! Festival tickets go on sale next week!

Posted on: 3 December, 2013

A limited number of Tier One tickets will be released next week, which will be available at an extra special early bird price (just in time for Christmas too!)
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Larmer Tree presents… Dub Pistols and Neville Staple Band!

Posted on: 2 December, 2013

Larmer Tree Festival get the 2014 party started early this year as we present Dub Pistols and Neville Staple Band at O2 Academy Bournemouth on 27th March 2014.
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Larmer Tree shortlisted at UK Festival Awards!

Posted on: 6 November, 2013

We’re very happy (and quite proud!) to announce that we have been shortlisted for not one, but TWO of the prestigious UK Festival Awards, Best Grassroots Event and Best Family Festival!
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Thanks for an unforgettable year!

Posted on: 7 August, 2013

Larmer Tree 2013… it’s already going down in history as ‘The Hot One’!
A message from James and Julia…
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Thank you from Lucy’s Days Out

Posted on: 7 August, 2013

We’d like to extend a very heartfelt thank you to all the Larmer Tree Festival-goers, who, along with the 1st Woodcuts Scouts and their Larmer Express service, collectively helped us raise a total of £1045.00!
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Oops! Product Re-call…

Posted on: 7 August, 2013

Oops! One of you very helpfully flagged up that there was a printing error on the 2013 hoodie – if yours is faulty too, please post it back to us and we’ll sort a replacement for you…
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Wow, what a week!

Posted on: 22 July, 2013

A huge thank you to you all for making Larmer Tree 2013 unforgettable!

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The party’s in full swing!

Posted on: 19 July, 2013

The sun is out, the beer is cold, the music’s incredible and the comedy side-splitting… come and join us the party!
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The latest Larmer must-listens

Posted on: 13 July, 2013

Here they are – the latest featured line-up! Have a listen to our latest featured artists, and if you like what you hear, be sure to check them out at the festival!
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Sunshine Forecast for Larmer Tree 2013!

Posted on: 12 July, 2013

Pack your sun cream Larmers, looks like you’re in for some very un-British weather next week… and boy do you deserve it!
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It’s beginning to look a lot like a festival!

Posted on: 12 July, 2013

With the final transformation from field to festival underway, it’s go-go-go up at the Larmer Tree Gardens from now on! Check out our set-up pics so far…
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Spotlight on… Thursday

Posted on: 4 July, 2013

We know it’s a school night, but let’s face it, Thursday is the new Friday – we’ve even heard rumours of the nickname ‘Thirsty Thursday’ creeping in! Thursday 18th July: Music highlights: Dexys, The Beat, Richard Thompson Electric Trio. Comedy highlights:  Headliner Dylan Moran with Tommy …
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Your 2013 Headliners!

Posted on: 4 July, 2013

Let’s hear it one more time for…
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Our latest featured line-up…

Posted on: 4 July, 2013

Have you discovered your new must-see yet? Flick through that programme and pick out a few bands you’ve never heard of before…
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Craig Campbell joins Comedy Line-up

Posted on: 4 July, 2013

We’re ecstatic to announce that top Canadian comedian Craig Campbell will be returning to the gardens to compere the Comedy Club in the ARC on Saturday evening…
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Last minute volunteering places available!

Posted on: 1 July, 2013

Because of a few last minute changes in availability, some of our volunteers are no longer able to make it this year.  The good news is, there are a few last minute spaces available! All volunteers receive a free ticket …
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Larmer Express is here to help!

Posted on: 1 July, 2013

The Larmer Express is back, kindly run by the fantastic 1st Woodcutts Scouts team.  They’re getting ready to do the honours and help transport you from the campsite to the festival over the weekend.  It’s free, but donations are very …
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Don’t Miss…

Posted on: 28 June, 2013

Here’s a quick run-down of just a handful of some of the new and exciting bits this year… we’ll be posting more ‘Don’t Misses’ right up until the festival! Songlines Treasure Hunt Keep your eyes peeled – our media partners …
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This week’s featured artists

Posted on: 28 June, 2013

Between now and the festival we’re going to be bringing some of the lesser-known acts on the 2013 line-up to your attention…
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Let the countdown commence!

Posted on: 19 June, 2013

Everybody remain calm – ok, then don’t, let’s get excited instead! It’s only four weeks to go until we get the Larmer Tree Festival party started!
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Who is looking at who?

Posted on: 17 June, 2013

We need YOU (and your face) to be part of a unique art installation at the festival this year…
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Shop ’til you drop!

Posted on: 17 June, 2013

Mooch around The Village and peruse your way through the festival shopping extravaganza that awaits you…
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Welcome to The Playground!

Posted on: 6 June, 2013

The Victorian pavilion which was home to Club Larmer, had started to show a bit of its 130 years of age – so we’ve granted it a well-earned retirement…
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It’s not just about the music!

Posted on: 31 May, 2013

You’ve heard about our eclectic music and comedy line-up… but what about everything else we’ve got up our sleeve for you to get involved in?  Here’s a quick round up! Keep your eyes peeled for hilarious (and completely barking!) Street …
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Katy from CBeebies, plus full Children’s Area line-up

Posted on: 21 May, 2013

We are so excited to announce that Katy Ashworth from CBeebies will lead the children’s programme on Saturday 20th July, with two shows of fun sing-a-long songs,..
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Dress-up Saturday Theme Revealed

Posted on: 7 May, 2013

As the countdown starts, it’s time to get your fancy dress box out again and start planning your Dress-up Saturday outfit…
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BBC Introducing Stage at Larmer Tree

Posted on: 7 May, 2013

Thanks to BBC Introducing, we’re hyper-excited to bring you the up-and-coming Cymbals, who’ll be opening the Main Stage…
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Big Top Themed Nights are back!

Posted on: 7 May, 2013

Bigger, better and brighter party nights than ever before, Big Top Theme Nights are an absolute must and have we got some treats in store for you for 2013…
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Full Music Line-up Announced!

Posted on: 7 May, 2013

With only 70 days to go until the gates open (or just 68 if you’re a Holiday Ticket holder), we’re very happy to announce our full five-day music bill is complete…
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2013 Comedy Line-up Revealed!

Posted on: 26 April, 2013

We’re laughing ourselves silly as we’re thrilled to reveal the 2013 comedy line-up! We’re very excited to have such a fantastic mix of well-known names and impressive emerging talent joining us in July! Read the full story…
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More Music Just Announced…

Posted on: 8 April, 2013

Joining the 2013 line-up…
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Saturday Night’s Headliner’s gotta lotta Boom Boom!

Posted on: 8 April, 2013

She’s back! Bringing her signature rockabilly style and high-energy superstar stage-presence, we are overcome with excitement to reveal that Imelda May will be taking to the Larmer Tree stage as our Saturday night headliner on 20th July!
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LTBMA 2013 Live Final – Winners Announced!

Posted on: 7 April, 2013

Wow… what a night!  And what a fantastic turn out!  60 Million Postcards in Bournemouth was packed out on Saturday night, with a real buzz in the air as the Larmer Tree Breakthrough Music Awards 2013 live final got underway… …
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Guitar legend Richard Thompson joins Thursday’s line-up

Posted on: 7 April, 2013

We’re thrilled and honoured to welcome Richard Thompson Trio to Thursday night’s bill, joining The Beat, Dexys and Moscow Drug Club, Thursday 18th July is set to be a night to remember…
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It’s show time kids!

Posted on: 5 April, 2013

Worried about entertaining your children at Larmer Tree? No need – we’ve got it covered…
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Breakthrough Music Awards Public Vote now OPEN

Posted on: 26 March, 2013

We’ve whittled down 100s of entries to just 19… it was no easy task, as we’ve had an overwhelming amount of talent to sift through.
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‘Van the Man’ Wednesday’s NEW Headliner…

Posted on: 14 March, 2013

Over a decade since he graced the Larmer Tree stage, we are thrilled to reveal that, due to popular demand, Van Morrison will be headlining on Wednesday 17th July…
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Friday night set to be a three stringed Dog House Boogie!

Posted on: 28 February, 2013

After closing Larmer Tree in 2011 with a stunning set, we are also overjoyed to welcome back Steven Gene Wold – better known as Seasick Steve as our Friday night headliner!
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Get ready to “Too-Rye-Aye” with Kevin Rowland and his gang!

Posted on: 27 February, 2013

We’re ecstatic to reveal that Dexys will be headlining! Since their UK hit She’s Got a Wiggle last year, they’ve been touring their much-anticipated new album One Day I’m Going to Soar, and as the plethora of rave reviews are saying, Dexys are officially back and better than ever…
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More music news…

Posted on: 6 February, 2013

Ska heroes The Beat kick-start the party on Thursday. Is it really 35 years since they hit the music scene with their unique 2 Tone ska sound – remember the hits Mirror in the Bathroom and Hands off She’s Mine?
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Bellowhead-liners! Blazing back to Larmer Tree as our Sunday headliner

Posted on: 5 February, 2013

We’re beside ourselves with excitement to welcome back the big sound of Bellowhead. Bolder, brassier and more brazen than ever, the BBC Radio 2 Folk Award-winners will be bringing their dance tunes, folk songs and shanties to our Main Stage, topping the bill on Sunday 21st.
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Another chance for you to catch the worm…

Posted on: 24 January, 2013

Our 500 early bird tickets have now SOLD OUT! However, we understand that January is always a tough month, so as a special treat (for you, our favourite people of course) we’re extending early bird prices until after payday!
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The kids are alright!

Posted on: 23 January, 2013

Our toes aren’t the only things to have frozen this week. Due to an overwhelming response, we will be freezing ticket prices for children aged 5-10 at half-price until the end of March…
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Early bird tickets selling fast!

Posted on: 21 December, 2012

Larmer Tree 2013 is already set to be a great one with our early bird tickets selling like hot cakes. There are still a limited number of 500 reduced price tickets available so why not treat yourself to some tickets whilst you’re shopping the sales…
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50% off for kids!

Posted on: 10 December, 2012

Families are set to enjoy all that Larmer Tree has to offer in 2013 for a lot less as ticket prices for children aged 5-10 years have been cut by a whopping 50%. Youth ticket prices have also been reduced and children under 5 go completely free…
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Early Bird Tickets on Sale Now in time for Christmas

Posted on: 9 December, 2012

A limited number of just 500 reduced price early bird tickets are now on sale! Early bird prices for 3-day, 4-day, 5-day and the new ‘Holiday’ tickets range from £45 to £205…
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Greener Festival Award!

Posted on: 24 November, 2012

We’re delighted to have been awarded a Greener Festival Award which recognises the work we do to minimise our impact on the beautiful surroundings…
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Tickets coming soon…

Posted on: 23 November, 2012

There is no escaping that Christmas is not too far around the corner, but more exciting for us this means tickets sales for Larmer Tree 2013 will open soon…
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Tickets on sale December…

Posted on: 13 November, 2012

Tickets for the 2013 Larmer Tree Festival (17th-21st July) will go on sale from early December. Tickets bought early will be sent in time for Christmas…
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