Manic Street Preachers, more for IOW Festival

Manic Street Preachers head up the acts confirmed for the Big Top line-up at the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011, with the event set to return to Seaclose Park, Newport from 10-12 June.

The Welsh rockers will return to the Garden Isle on the Sunday (12 June) night with Public Image Ltd., Cast and Hadouken! also set to play the same day.

Nick Lowe and a Virtual Festivals One To Watch for 2011, Brother, have also been confirmed for the Big Top while Two Door Cinema Club will play the main stage on the Sunday as well.

Kings Of Leon, Foo Fighters and Kasabian top the bill with Pulp and The British Pink Floyd Show the only other acts confirmed.

More names are expected in the coming weeks.

Isle of Wight Festival 2011 tickets are selling fast but there are a number a weekend camping tickets available for £175 and £87.50 for children (7-13 years). Under 7s go free but require a ticket.

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Non-camping Isle Of Wight Festival tickets are still available here as well.

Ferry tickets from Red Funnel are on sale. Book now to avoid the rush and the disappointment of not being able to get onto the Island.