Camp Bestival

Get your hands on Camp Bestival 2015 early bird tickets

Dorset Echo:

11:01am Saturday 9th August 2014

‘THAT was fun, let’s do it again’- say Camp Bestival organisers as tickets go on sale for 2015.

Camp Bestival - Day Three

Dorset Echo:

9:37am Sunday 3rd August 2014

WE BRING you live coverage of the third and final day of Camp Bestival.

Camp Bestival - Day Two

Dorset Echo: Camp Bestival 2014 - Pictures by Graham Hunt

9:32am Saturday 2nd August 2014

The latest updates from day two of the festival at Lulworth Castle.

Camp Bestival gets off to a lively start

Dorset Echo:

7:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

Thousands of families descended on to the Lulworth Castle Estate yesterday as Camp Bestival got underway.

Broaden your mind

Dorset Echo:

4:16pm Thursday 31st July 2014

FANCY getting a new perspective, broadening your horizons or just chilling out?

Learn some moves from the masters

Dorset Echo:

4:13pm Thursday 31st July 2014

IT'S TIME to dust off your shoes and get ready for a dancing masterclass.

Get outdoors and reconnect with nature

Dorset Echo:

4:10pm Thursday 31st July 2014

CAMP Bestival is about getting in touch with nature.

There's plenty of fun for the old and the young

Dorset Echo:

4:07pm Thursday 31st July 2014

WHETHER you are a kid, or you’re just a big kid – Camp Bestival is all about you this year.

Who else is part of the collective?

Dorset Echo:

4:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Here are some other food vendors to look out for.

A recipe to get you in the mood

Dorset Echo:

3:53pm Thursday 31st July 2014

HERE is a recipe from Breddo’s to try out before the big day:

Festival will be a feast for all the senses

Dorset Echo:

3:46pm Thursday 31st July 2014

HOPE you’ve saved some room – there’s a feast for all the senses cooking.

The full weekend line-up

Dorset Echo:

3:42pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Friday: Music from headliners James, with appearances from Johnny Marr, Steve Mason, Peter Hook & The Light, The Cuban Brothers, Totally Extinct Enormous Dinosaurs (DJ set), David Rodigan MBE presents Ram Jam, MNEK and Courtney Pine. Kids’ and family entertainment will include Horrible Histories, Barmy Britain Pt II, Royal Albert Hall’s Albert’s Travelling Circus Band, Catherine Bennett, Hugless Douglas and Futebol.

They’ll make you laugh... and laugh...

Dorset Echo: Dorset web button

3:38pm Thursday 31st July 2014

THEY say laughing is great for your health. Well get prepared to be glowing by the end of the weekend with a comedy line-up like this.

Headliners set to rock the stage

Dorset Echo:

3:33pm Thursday 31st July 2014

FRIDAY: It’s time to rock out as James hit the main stage on Friday.

Let's get this party started!

Dorset Echo:

3:26pm Thursday 31st July 2014

IT’S the most wonderful time of the year!

Top five things not to miss at this year's Camp Bestival

Dorset Echo:

3:27pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

1. Boy George will be performing.

Radio 2 DJ Jo Whiley talks Dolly Parton, Roald Dahl and Camp Bestival

Dorset Echo:

11:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

There’s no mistaking one of the most recognisable voices in broadcasting on the other end of the phone.

A festival within a festival: step into The Den at Camp Bestival

Dorset Echo:

12:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

THERE are plenty of teenage kicks to be had at this year’s Camp Bestival at Lulworth Castle from July 31-Aug 3.

Camp Bestival dedicates a space to teenagers

Dorset Echo: Dorset web button

10:15am Tuesday 15th July 2014

FOR the first time Camp Bestival is including The Den, an area dedicated solely to 13 to 17-year-olds.

Really wild: Michaela Strachan set to tell all about wildlife experiences at Camp Bestival

Dorset Echo:

9:00am Saturday 12th July 2014

She’s been a mainstay in our living rooms since the 1980s.

Boy George on Camp Bestival, reuniting with Culture Club and his first album in 18 years

Dorset Echo:

9:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

“Hello, is this Dorset?” George asks. Suddenly I feel like I’m representing a county rather than a newspaper. Without confirming I reply, “Is this George?”

Meadow of activities at this year's Camp Bestival

Dorset Echo: Get great savings on Camp Bestival tickets

7:18pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

TREE climbing, stargazing, building dens and even making grass trumpets- Camp Bestival is set to get wild.

It's simply the Bestival

Dorset Echo: BESTIVAL: Crowds flock to the main stage

11:00am Saturday 3rd August 2013

AROUND 30,000 revellers descended on Lulworth Castle yesterday as Camp Bestival got underway.

Camp Bestival kicks off in style - Sunday coverage

Dorset Echo: PARTY TIME: Festival-goers get into the spirit at Camp Bestival

11:03am Thursday 1st August 2013

IT'S the last day of Camp Bestival 2013, the four-day family festival, which takes place at Lulworth Castle.

Camp Bestival comes alive

Dorset Echo: SUNNY TUNES: Pop starlet Eliza Doolittle belts out the hits at a previous Bestival

10:10am Thursday 1st August 2013

TODAY’S the day when Lulworth Castle throws wide its gates and comes alive with Dorset’s biggest annual music extravaganza.

CAMP BESTIVAL COUNTDOWN: Just two days to go

Dorset Echo: HEADLINER: Labrinth is one of the top acts

2:40am Wednesday 31st July 2013

THERE are just two days to go until the Camp Bestival gates open at Lulworth

Mark Owen: I only recorded my album so I could go to Camp Bestival!

Dorset Echo: Mark Owen: Camp Bestival is the only reason I did my album!

3:00pm Sunday 28th July 2013

Back in the day five lads with toothsome grins, buckets of sex appeal and a wicked way with a song lyric – be it theirs or someone else’s – held the hearts of the world’s teenage girls to ransom.

Camp Bestival - Not suitable for adults

Dorset Echo: On the bounce at Bestival

10:32am Friday 14th June 2013

WHY should the adults get all the fun at the disco?

Dinosaurs, fireworks and a treasure hunt will be at Camp Bestival 2013

11:30am Saturday 25th May 2013

DINOSAURS, fireworks and a treasure hunt all await at Camp Bestival.

Take That star set to Shine at Camp Bestival

Dorset Echo: PATIENCE: Mark Owen will be here in August

8:00am Thursday 16th May 2013

COULD it be magic - singer Mark Owen is playing a festival at Lulworth

Countdown to festival summer starts now

Dorset Echo: The Big Top

11:11am Friday 26th April 2013

THE countdown has begun for lashings of festival summer madness in the area.

Festivals put young Dorchester rap star on the map

Dorset Echo: Isaiah Dreads

10:00am Wednesday 17th April 2013

A YOUNG rapper will make sound waves when he performs in front of thousands at three festivals this summer.

Heaven 17 and The Proclaimers added to Camp Bestival

Dorset Echo: Heaven 17

9:00am Thursday 28th March 2013

CAMP Bestival will be journeying back in time to the 1980s with Heaven 17, The Proclaimers and Nik Kershaw added to this year’s line-up.

1980s legends announced in Camp Bestival line-up

Dorset Echo: Bestival announces an exciting 2013 line-up

7:00pm Tuesday 26th March 2013

CAMP Bestival will be journeying back in time to the 1980s with Heaven 17, The Proclaimers and Nik Kershaw added to this year's line-up.

Irish rockers Ash confirmed for Camp Bestival 2013

Dorset Echo: The Big Top

5:40pm Friday 22nd February 2013

DORSET’S Camp Bestival has announced that Northern Irish rockers Ash will be playing at this year’s festival in August.


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