ROBERT PLANT DOES THE WIGHT THING!

The former Led Zeppelin frontman joins the party...

ROBERT PLANT and Hundred Reasons have been added to the bill of the

ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL.

The former Led Zeppelin vocalist has been confirmed as the ‘special guest’ at the summer event, which takes place on June 3 at Seaclose Park, Newport.

Already announced for the one-day festival are Ash, Starsailor, Coral and [a][/a]

The 22,000 capacity festival, the island’s largest since 1970, is part of two weeks of events. The main arena opens at noon, with the bands confirmed to appear from 2pm.

There will be limited camping available at the official festival campsite, although this will be subject to a small charge.

Tickets go on sale on March 22 from via NME ticketline, priced £35.