BT to sponsor Isle Of Wight Festival
United Kingdom | |
29 February 2008
After being voted Best Major Festival in last year's UK Festival Awards, phone giant BT has announced a sponsorship deal with
the Isle Of Wight Festival.
Festival organisers claim the partnership will be of real benefit to fans, including some more tickets to the
sold-out event being made available.
Isle Of Wight Festival director John Giddings
said: “We are very excited to form a partnership with one of the world's leading brands Their involvement will
benefit the audience experience in a number of ways, yet to be revealed. Here’s to a successful 2008!"
deal will see BT install branding across the 250 acre site, including an official chill out zone, as well as launch
competitions and events around the festival.
This year’s festival bill features headliners Kaiser Chiefs, Sex Pistols
and The Police, plus Lily Allen,
The Enemy, KT Tunstall, Kate Nash, Iggy and The Stooges,
Ian Brown, The Kooks, N.E.R.D, James, The
Hoosiers and Scouting for Girls.