THE JOY OF TEXT!

Thanks to the wonders of mobile techology, you could be going...

Thousands of tickets for the sold out CARLING WEEKEND: READING AND LEEDS FESTIVALS will be made available for those with ORANGE WAP phones.

The mobile phone company will release 1,000 weekend tickets for both sites, Reading and Leeds, via their text ticket service on Orange World today (June 21) from 12 noon.

Customers will then receive a ‘text ticket’, which they must then keep to show to the box office on the festival site.

Customers should go to Orange World on their WAP phone, and select ‘Channels’, then ‘Music’, and follow the instructions to purchase the ticket. All Pay As You Go customers will also receive a £10 top-up voucher, and contract customers will receive £10 credit.