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V Festival: Jimmy Carr joins The Killers on stage in Chelmsford

V Festival: Jimmy Carr joins The Killers on stage in Chelmsford

Lily Allen, Rudimental and Katy B also performed at Chelmsford's Hylands Park

  • Aug 18, 2014
The Killers cover Iggy Azalea's 'Fancy' during V Festival set – watch

The Killers cover Iggy Azalea's 'Fancy' during V Festival set – watch

US band performed their take on hit single during headline slot

  • Aug 18, 2014
Justin Timberlake headlines first night of V Festival 2014

Justin Timberlake headlines first night of V Festival 2014

Ed Sheeran, The Wailers and Kaiser Chiefs also perform as Chelmsford leg begins

  • Aug 17, 2014
Three people suffer 'serious side-effects' after taking 'blue tablet' at V Festival

Three people suffer 'serious side-effects' after taking 'blue tablet' at V Festival

Trio of attendees at Staffordshire festival required medical attention

  • Aug 17, 2014
V Festival weather: Light rain predicted for both sites on Sunday

V Festival weather: Light rain predicted for both sites on Sunday

Saturday however will stay dry for both Chelmsford and Staffordshire

  • Aug 14, 2014
V Festival adds Goldie Lookin Chain, Jhene Aiko

V Festival adds Goldie Lookin Chain, Jhene Aiko

Latest artists join headliners The Killers and Justin Timberlake on the bill

  • Jul 26, 2014
Tinie Tempah and Childish Gambino among 14 new additions to V festival line-up

Tinie Tempah and Childish Gambino among 14 new additions to V festival line-up

The Killers and Justin Timberlake will headline this years' bash

  • Apr 22, 2014
Essex police confirm 114 arrests were made at V Festival in Chelmsford

Essex police confirm 114 arrests were made at V Festival in Chelmsford

Crimes include 75 for drug possession and 22 for drug-dealing on site

  • Aug 19, 2013
Beyoncé booed after she arrives 30 minutes late onstage at V Festival

Beyoncé booed after she arrives 30 minutes late onstage at V Festival

But the singer recovers to win the crowd over with a spectacular, career-spanning set

  • Aug 18, 2013
Kings Of Leon bring new album 'Mechanical Bull' to the UK as they headline V Festival

Kings Of Leon bring new album 'Mechanical Bull' to the UK as they headline V Festival

Kendrick Lamar braves the rain and Stereophonics talk fake penises at Weston Park

  • Aug 18, 2013
Two Door Cinema Club bring new song 'Changing Of The Seasons' to V Festival in Essex

Two Door Cinema Club bring new song 'Changing Of The Seasons' to V Festival in Essex

Meanwhile, Jessie Ware duets with Katy B at Chelmsford leg of the weekend-long bash

  • Aug 17, 2013
The Vaccines thrill as V Festival gets underway in Staffordshire

The Vaccines thrill as V Festival gets underway in Staffordshire

Everything Everything, Laura Mvula and Tom Odell also entertain a soggy Weston Park

  • Aug 17, 2013
Light rain with sunny intervals forecast for V Festival this weekend

Light rain with sunny intervals forecast for V Festival this weekend

Mainly mild conditions expected at both Chelsford and Staffordshire festival sites

  • Aug 14, 2013
Beady Eye replaced by Swedish House Mafia DJ after pulling out of V Festival

Beady Eye replaced by Swedish House Mafia DJ after pulling out of V Festival

Steve Angello will headline the 4Music Stage in place of Liam Gallagher's band

  • Aug 12, 2013
Beady Eye guitarist Gem Archer 'fractured skull falling down stairs at home'

Beady Eye guitarist Gem Archer 'fractured skull falling down stairs at home'

Archer continues to recover from his head injury

  • Aug 9, 2013
Beady Eye cancel V Festival appearance following injury to Gem Archer

Beady Eye cancel V Festival appearance following injury to Gem Archer

Liam Gallagher and band cancel all remaining scheduled shows in August

  • Aug 8, 2013
Everything Everything, Katy B, Steve Angello, Mark Owen, added to V Festival line-up

Everything Everything, Katy B, Steve Angello, Mark Owen, added to V Festival line-up

Acts join headliners Kings Of Leon and Beyoncé on the bill

  • May 31, 2013
Kings Of Leon and Beyoncé to headline V Festival

Kings Of Leon and Beyoncé to headline V Festival

Two Door Cinema Club, The Vaccines, Stereophonics will also play the August 17-18 dual site event

  • Feb 25, 2013
Nicki Minaj hits out at fans over Twitter abuse following her V Festival cancellation

Nicki Minaj hits out at fans over Twitter abuse following her V Festival cancellation

Rapper has told her detractors to 'eat shit and die'

  • Aug 20, 2012
Second man dies near V Festival site in Chelmsford

Second man dies near V Festival site in Chelmsford

Ten men arrested on suspicion of murder following attack

  • Aug 20, 2012

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