Two pirates arrested at sea after claiming they intended to 'conquer' the Isle Of Wight have raised questions over a possible Bestival connection.
A limited number of tickets for next year's Bestival will go on sale when the clock strikes Friday.
Green advice website www.agreenerfestival.com is launching a new competition for festival fans to suggest new ideas to promote environmental friendliness at festivals and get events greener.
Madness went 'One Step Beyond' at this weekend's Bestival by playing a surprise Saturday show following the now legendary annual dressing up parade.
Bestival organisers have announced details of the Rizla Arena, which will feature dance, reggae, dub and ska DJs. They'll also be giving out free condoms...
Bestival organisers have released the stage breakdown and two new arenas for the event to be held at Robin Hill Country Park on the Isle of Wight this weekend (7-9 September).
The Great Green Ideas competition is giving festivals fans the chance to make events more environmentally friendly.
The BBC Introducing... stage has been unveiled for this year's Bestival, which takes place over 7-9 September at Robin Hill Country Park, Newport, Isle of Wight.
Simian Mobile Disco, Patrick Wolf, Jack Penate and The Wombats are among the latest acts confirmed for Bestival.
More acts have been confirmed for Bestival, which takes place at Robin Hill Park, Isle Of Wight, from 7-9 September.
Loads more bands and DJs have been announced for this year's Bestival, which takes place at Robin Hill Country Park, Isle Of Wight, from 7-9 September.
The Gossip, Bat For Lashes, Soul II Soul Soundsystem, Mr Scruff, James Lavelle and The Noisettes are the latest acts confirmed for Bestival on the Isle Of Wight..
VF caught up with Suggs from Madness last week when he revealed the band would be playing at Glastonbury this year. It also transpires they'll be headlining Guilfest and performing at Bestival...
Beastie Boys and The Chemical Brothers have been confirmed for Bestival, with The Maccabees, Gregory Isaacs, The Levellers, Jah Wobble, Fields, Adjagas and loads more also announced. Buy tickets now!
Stuck for Christmas gifts? Look no further... Bestival is offering a special ticket offer where £5 from each one sold goes to the charity Shelter - plus you get a limited edition Christmas card designed by Josie Da Bank...
T In The Park, Bestival and Summer Sundae were among the winners at the recent UK Festival Awards ceremony, while Muse, Arctic Monkeys and The Kooks picked up awards in the artist categories - all thanks to your votes!