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According To Watchet . . . Football Is Coming Home

So let’s talk about last night, Lightning Seeds! What a night of absolute glory. The question on everyone’s lips . . . will they sing it, will they bow down to the pressure to play a sing which has gotten us through countless world cups. THAT SONG I have heard sung loudly in my own …

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Shout Of For My Toasties

I know, it has random but I have to give an official shout out to the Toasties and Baguettes cart here at Watchet. The reason for this? Because I managed to pork two of their Goatys (Goats Cheese and Chutney) toasties last night and they were the best bloody things I ever tasted. I promised …

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Watchet Kicks Off With A Poet & A Dog.

Watchet Festival 2019 has officially kicked off with a little bit of Poetry from Pete The Poet as well as Hobo Jones and The Junkyard Dogs.  It has been sold out for over a month now and quite frankly with a line up like this you can see why. Not only do we have the …

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INTERVIEW: The Strays

The penultimate chat before we head to Watchet Festival for an epic weekend of fun an frolics comes courtesy of Cheltenham rock n roll band The Strays. The are excited to be there, we can’t wait to see what they have up their sleeves and most of all, we can’t wait to shimmy and shake …

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INTERVIEW: Hobo Jones & The Junkyard Dogs

  Hobo Jones & The Junkyards are heading to Watchet Festival in less than two weeks time, a weekend which will no doubt bless us with sunshine, good vibes and some great beer. But before any of that can happen, I had to find out what we can expect from their set, what is important …

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INTERVIEW: Gaz Brookfield

With a brand new album on it’s way to us and a hectic festival season fast approaching, I thought it was best to catch South West legend Gaz Brookfield before the chaos. Joining a stellar line up and some of his good friends, Gaz will be heading to Watchet Festival this August. Here is what …

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INTERVIEW: The Bar-Steward Sons of Val Doonican

After watching The Bar Steward Sons of Val Doonican own the stage at Watchet Festival last year, I was incredibly pleased to hear the hilarious trio were heading back this Summer. They were the highlight of my weekend and one of my favourite discoveries of last year. With a busy Summer ahead I thought I …

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ICYMI: Watchet Festival Announcement

Two big acts are making their way to Watchet Festival this summer as well as some incredibly popular returnees.  Joining Embrace and Alabama 3 are the legendary Lightning Seeds and murder on the dance floor hit maker Sophie Ellis Bexter.  Gaz Brookfield, The Bar Steward Sons of Val Doonican and more will also be spending …

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Watchet and Why . . .

  Watchet Festival in  … you guessed it … Watchet have announced their first wave of acts spending their August  bank holiday weekend with us. The likes of Embrace and Alabama 3 will be taking to the stage to make sure we have a fantastic weekend.  If you haven’t got your tickets yet make sure …

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Festival Fever

  I will cut to the chase, not getting a Glastonbury Festival ticket isn’t the end of the world. Fact. These last few years have been a real eye opener in terms of the festival circuit. I have attended and had myself a wonderful time at a handful of independent festivals across Somerset with next …

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