Pulp added to Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 line-up

Recently reformed group, Pulp, are the latest act confirmed for the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 line-up, with the event set to return to Seaclose Park, Newport from 10-12 June.

The Britpop group will play the main stage on the Saturday (11 June) joining a bill that already boasts Kings Of Leon as Friday (10 June) headliners and The British Pink Floyd Show as well.

The remaining bill-toppers will be announced in the coming days.

John Giddings, the festival promoter, said: “When I heard they were reforming, I had to get them, they are the soundtrack of a generation.”

Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 tickets
are set to go on sale this Friday (19 November) priced at £175 for an adult weekend camping, £87.50 for children (7-13 years) and under 7s go free but require a ticket.

A ticket link will appear on Virtual Festivals when they are available.

Foo Fighters are also expected to headline the event with Red Hot Chili Peppers still only a rumour.

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.