Camp Bestival 2014

Lulworth Castle, 31 July – 3 August It’s the very epitome of mainstream family-friendly festival going and this year’s event at Lulworth Castle again showed why it performs so well with the folks that give out awards for such things. Forensically well organised from the moment you arrive on site, it feels like a giant Read More…

Camp Bestival 2012

Lulworth Castle, 27-29 July We’re a funny lot, us Britons. Scent of a cock up and we’re in like Flynn. How we relished the comforting predictability of a penalty shoot out exit from the Euros, the Jubilee would have been pretty good if it hadn’t been for the damp squib of a water pageant and Read More…

Camp Bestival 2011

Lulworth Castle, 28-31 July In a crash course for the ravers, Primal Scream went hell-for-leather to recreate the heady rush of the early 90s by tackling their Screamadelia opus (almost) in its entirety. That they did so as part of Britain’s most polite festival experience says much about what has happened to the chemical generation. Read More…