V2002 Festival - Staffordshire News
Low crime and high temperatures prevail at V2002
Over 100,000 music lovers headed to Chelmsford and Staffordshire to celebrate the seventh annual V festival. The crowds basked
in glorious sunshine, slapping on the sun tan lotion as temperatures reached 30 degrees.
Big Brother stars to DJ at V2002!
Big Brother's Spencer and PJ are to make their DJ debut at the Bacardi BBar on Sunday 18th August at V2002 Hylands Park site,
Chelmsford in Essex.
V2002 set to sell out
With only days to go it looks like its going to be another sell-out year for the V festival with tickets for V2002 at both
its sites in Hylands Park, Chelmsford and Weston Park, Staffs close to capacity.
James Lavelle added to V2002 bill
Another big name announced in advance of the V2002 gatherings at Chelmsford and Staffordshire.
Can't get tickets? Then win them!
Virtual Festivals have teamed up some generous folk, to offer you free tickets and goodies (including the latest mobile phones)
for V2002, The Carling Weekend READING and LEEDS, Glasgow Gig on the Green, Creamfields UK and
The Bud Bus rocks up to V2002
The famous Bud House Party will be giving festival-goers at this year's V2002 a taste of 'Budweiser True Music' with Felix
Da Housecat, Soulwax, Howie B and Mr C taking to the True Music decks.
Manic Street Preachers to play V2002!
Manic Street Preachers are to headline the NME stage at V2002 at Weston Park, Staffordshire and Hylands Park, Chelmsford on
17th and 18th August 2002, having been added at the last minute following Travis' withdrawal from the line-up.
Travis pull out of V2002!
It is with great regret that due to drummer Neil Primrose's spinal injury, Travis must announce the cancellation of their
forthcoming headline appearance at V2002 on the 17th and 18th August.
Idlewild for V2002!
Scottish rockers Idlewild have been added to the V2002 line-up at Hylands Park, Chelmsford and Weston Park, Staffordshire
on 17th and 18th August 2002.
V2002 - Northern Leg Licence Granted!
V2002 has been granted a license for its Weston Park, Staffordshire venue at the first time of asking. The festival will
welcome headliners Stereophonics and Travis (health permitting), alongside 50 other bands and DJ's for the two-day event,
Injured headliners fight to get fit for the Festivals
Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas was left on crutches following a knee injury in Los Angeles last week, whilst Travis drummer
Neil Primrose recently fractured his neck in a swimming pool accident in France...
More acts for V2002!
V2002 organisers have confirmed five more acts for the line-up at V2002, which takes place on 17th and 18th August 2002 at
Weston Park, Staffs and Hylands Park, Chelmsford.
Silverchair cancel V2002 & all other live performances
Silverchair have pulled out of all of their forthcoming live performances, including a scheduled appearance at V2002, due
V2002 Lineup - Day Split Unveiled!
Having gradually released most of the line-up over the past few weeks, the V promotors have now confirmed which days the performers
will each appear...