Date : 23 Aug 2002 - 25 Aug 2002
Venue: Temple Newsam Park, UK
Melvin Benn has ruled out booking the current Guns N' Roses line-up for the Reading & Leeds festivals again.
Another victory for our rumour scouts as Linkin Park, Metallica and Blur have now been confirmed to headline this years' Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds Festivals. Tickets are now onsale!
Eight more teenagers who admitted taking part in the riots at the Leeds Festival last August have been given community service of up to 240 hours, and ordered to pay compensation of between £200 and £500 each.
Stuart Gunn and Nicolas Jones, both 18, are the first two to be convicted following the Leeds festival riots which resembled a 'war zone'. They are to be sentenced next week, hopefully with more convictions to follow.
Killingbeck police today (Tues) appealed for the public's help identifying 24 men in relation to an outbreak of disorder at the Carling Weekend, Leeds Festival music event at Temple Newsam, Leeds, over the August Bank Holiday.
Always on the ball and never off the field, Virtual Festivals conducts a quick late night interview with The Datsuns' Phil. Where else? Why on MSN Chat at one in the morning of course!