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The Best of BoomTown

By Amy Taylor, Social Media Intern This year was the first time the Oxfam Festival Shop traded at BoomTown Fair; a weird and wonderful festival situated in a large natural, amphitheatre bowl...

Stewarding Friday Update 18 September 2015

Hello Oxfamily,  Firstly, we'd like to say a MASSIVE thank you to all our Bestival stewards and Campaigners, with an extra special thank you to the stewards who had the Sunday night...

Stewarding Friday Update 4 September 2015

Evening folks, Last weekend was one of our busiest of the season, with crews out at Reading, Leeds and Shambala simultaneously. Did you know that with stewards, campaigners and bar volunteers...

Stewarding Friday Update 27 August 2015

Hello Everyone, Okay so it's not technically a Friday update, but we won't be here to write one tomorrow, so it's now or never! Firstly massive thanks to our Trailtrekker...

Stewarding Friday Update 21 August 2015

Hi everyone, There's been a lack of a Friday Update in the past few weeks with a hectic run of festivals that has seen everyone in the office leave their desks for various fields across...

The Big Boomtown Blog!

Wow, what a magical weekend at Boomtown Fair! We've been home for a few days now and have had time to reflect on a jaw-dropping adventure in the UK's maddest city. We were lucky enough to...

"The stewards at Leeds are always the best!"

Leeds is a festival steeped in history. Along with its older sibling Reading, it's one of the most infamous festivals in the UK, and for good reason. This will be the 16th consecutive...

Stewarding Friday Update 7 August 2015

Hello Everyone, It's been a fortnight since the last official Friday update as last week we were on site at Camp Bestival, although CC did post a mini one on Facebook to keep you going...

Latitude 2015

Latitude: Looking Back...

The dust has settled (quite literally) on the beautiful Henham Park for another year and we've all had plenty of time to reflect on what was a lovely week at Latitude. There was a vast...

What makes Boomtown the UK's maddest city?

Hampshire isn't usually renowned for being a hedonistic haven, but for one weekend every August, that's exactly what it becomes. Boomtown Fair, one of the most creative and diverse festivals...

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