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Glastonbury Through a Woman’s Eyes

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It’s a big week in the world of festivals and music here in the South West UK, and I think, probably across the world, I’m talking about Glastonbury Festival! I live a mere 25 miles from the festival site, but I won’t be attending this year, I’ll be sat at home watching Patti Smith via…

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Hands up, who wants to see more women at UK festivals?

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With winter (FINALLY) starting to thaw here in Britain, talk turns to festival season as the first of the summer line-up announcements dominate our news feeds, and the lack of female musicians is, again, prominent. A few years ago Anya Pearson, writer, musician and editor of the Fabian Review, audited some of the biggest UK festival…

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