2013 Glastonbury Festival tickets: Limited number of tickets to be released for sale
By journalwells | Wednesday, March 06, 2013, 17:05
A limited number of weekend tickets for this year’s Glastonbury Festival will go on sale next week, before the main national resale in April.
Coldplay on the Pyramid stage in 2010
Crowds at the Glastonbury Festival
Huge crowds at Glastonbury Festival
But you will have to live locally or be friend or a family member of someone living in a handful of parishes close to the Festival's Worthy Farm site in order to get your hands on one.
The tickets are available exclusively to local people.
The festival tickets sold out nationally within two hours of going on sale in September.
Local tickets are only available for a four day window between Sunday, March 17 and Wednesday, March 20.
The line-up for the festival has yet to be released but rumoured artists from a variety of sources including www.efestivals.co.uk among others include:
Aphex Twin, Arctic Monkeys, Billy Bragg, Chase and Status, Chic featuring Nile Rodgers, Dizzee Rascal, Ed Tudor Pole, Editors, Fatboy Slim, Kaiser Chiefs, Kings of Leon, Lady Gaga, Mumford and Sons, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Plan B, Prince, Professor Green, Radiohead, The Proclaimers and The Rolling Stones.
To be eligible for up to four of the limited number of weekend tickets held back for locals you must have photo ID and have registered with the festival using addresses in following cities, towns, villages or parishes:
Alford, Alhampton, Ashcott, Ashwick, Baltonsborough, Barrow, Barton St David, Binegar, Butleigh, Castle Cary, Coleford, Cranmore, Croscombe, Dinder, Ditcheat, Doulting, East Pennard, Emborough, Evercreech, Glastonbury, Holcombe, Leigh-on-Mendip, Lovington, Lydford, North Wootton, Oakhill, Pilton, Pylle, Shepton Mallet, St Cuthbert Out, Stoke St Michael, Street, Walton, Wells, West Bradley, West Pennard.
For full details on how to buy local weekend tickets can be found in this week's Wells Journal, Shepton Mallet Journal, Cental Somerset Gazette, Cheddar Valley Gazette, Somerset Standard and Somerset Guardian.