Reading, Leeds tickets to go on sale on 1 Dec

Vodaphone are set to offer customers exclusive ticket pre-sales for all Festival Republic events in 2011.

In an email to its newsletter database, Vodaphone has said it will enable its subscribers to buy Reading, Leeds, Latitude and The Big Chill tickets on Wednesday 1 December, 48 hours before they go on general sale on Friday 3 December.

However, a spokesperson for Reading and Leeds festivals has confirmed that these are likely to be a limited number of early bird tickets with passes set to go on general sale in March, as usual.

The mobile phone company are giving away free SIM cards to those who wish to sign up.

Register for Vodaphone VIP here.

We will have further information on this story when it is available.