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Amazing pictures from a glorious Kendal Calling 2016

Posted on - 3rd August, 2016 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Music, Nightlife, What's On in Preston
The main stage at Kendal Calling. Credit: Scott Sal

The main stage at Kendal Calling. Credit: Scott Salt

These are the pictures from an amazing year at Kendal Calling 2016.

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The music festival, situated at Lowther Deer Park near Penrith, is traditionally attended by a large number from Preston as well as having a number of bands from the area perform.

This year punters were treated to fantastic weather almost throughout the weekend – something that is far from a given in the Lake District.

The festival was headlined by Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Madness and Rudimental with additional sets from the likes of Everything Everything, The Charlatans and Peter Doherty.

Special mention should go to local boys New York Tourists who drew a substantial crowd over to the Woodlands Stage.

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Ben Robinson, festival director at Kendal Calling, said:Ā ā€œFrom small seeds a stunning and magical festival has been created in theĀ fields of Cumbria.

“Our thanks go out to every single person who joined us inĀ the fields this year. Festival-goers and the staff working to stage the eventĀ came together and created an atmosphere and weekend that will beĀ remembered for a long time to come.

“Without question the 11th KendalĀ Calling was the best yet and an exciting new decade for the festival liesĀ ahead.”

Take a look at our favourite pictures from Kendal Calling 2016 below.

The Hives at Kendal Calling. Credit: Benjamin Paul

The Hives at Kendal Calling. Credit: Benjamin Paul

Fans at Kendal Calling. Credit: Jody Hartley

Fans at Kendal Calling. Credit: Jody Hartley

The woods at night at Kendal Calling. Credit: Tom Martin

The woods at night at Kendal Calling. Credit: Tom Martin

Glorious weather at Kendal Calling. Credit: Tom Martin

Glorious weather at Kendal Calling. Credit: Tom Martin

Glorious weather at Kendal Calling. Credit: Scott Salt

Glorious weather at Kendal Calling. Credit: Scott Salt

Catfish & the Bottlemen at Kendal Calling. Credit: Scott Salt

Catfish & the Bottlemen at Kendal Calling. Credit: Scott Salt

Noel Gallagher at Kendal Calling. Credit: Scott Salt

Noel Gallagher at Kendal Calling. Credit: Scott Salt

Fans at Kendal Calling. Credit: Paul Whiteley

Fans at Kendal Calling. Credit: Paul Whiteley

Peter Doherty performs at surprise set. Credit: Kendal Calling

Peter Doherty performs at surprise set. Credit: Kendal Calling

The main stage at Kendal Calling. Credit: Kendal Calling

The main stage at Kendal Calling. Credit: Kendal Calling

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