Bestival 2012 in photos

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Bestival 2012 in photos

Bestival marked the end of another festival season this past weekend - and with the likes of Florence And The Machine and Stevie Wonder headlining it was definitely one to remember.

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Bestival 2012 in photos

Wade MacNeil of punk band Gallows wasn't afraid of meeting his fans on day two of Bestival. Who needs a stage, right?

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New Order closed day two of Bestival with a set dedicated to Joy Division frontman Ian Curtis.

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Bestival 2012 in photos

Bestival-goers where lucky enough to enjoy glorious sunshine throughout the festival...unlike last year.

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This year's Bestival fancy dress theme was wildlife and as usual the crowds pulled out all the stops like these two girls who decided multi-coloured snails were going to win them the competition.

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The XX drew a huge crowd as they took to the main stage on Friday night.

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Fun times were had by all at Bestival - and what says 'I'm having fun' more than bubbles?

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Alex Trimble of Two Door Cinema Club rocking out on Bestival's main stage on Saturday.

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British soul artist Michael Kiwanuka played day four of Bestival.

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Even Mr Motivator was back for another Bestival, helping hungover punters get ready for another day of partying.

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Looks like one Bestivalite just couldn't contain her excitement.

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Singer-songwriter Lucy Rose has an album out soon and is on tour throughout the UK in October and November.

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Some festival fans go all out for Bestival's wildlife fancy dress competition.

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Icelandic band Sigur Ros made their UK comeback at Bestival on Sunday night - thought they later described it as a "miserable experience".

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There was more than one shocked face as these two giraffes started strutting their stuff down Bestival's fancy dress stage. Oh no, wait...

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Ben Howard performed tracks from his debut album, 'Every Kingdom'.

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Bestival fans show how much they really love the festival as they pose in front of a huge 3D 'I heart Bestival' sign.

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Bat For Lashes, aka Natasha Khan, returned to Bestival to perform on the Sunday.

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Bestival by night.

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Kate Nash treated festival-goers to some unreleased tracks from her as yet unnamed third album.

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The main stage at Bestival played host to some awesome acts this year.

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Jessie Ware embraced Bestival's wildlife theme and transformed herself into a cat for her performance.

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That Bestival magic in full.

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Charlie XCX was the one to watch at Bestival and her new single 'You're The One' drops next week.

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Friendly Fires returned to Bestival, bashing out a few tracks from their second album 'Pala', as well as classics from their debut.

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Kindness, aka 29-year-old Londoner Adam Bainbridge, hit the stage on Friday.

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We're not sure what the one on the right is suppose to be but at least they're having fun!

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Yukimi Nagano of Scandinavian electronic band Little Dragon performing at Bestival.

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Elena Tonra of electro folk band Daughter plays on Saturday at Bestival 2012.

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American hip hop artist Doom takes to the Bestival stage wearing his iconic mask.

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Hip hop veterans De La Soul hit Bestival on day two of the festival.

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Delilah doesn't even have a single piece of music released yet but was definitely one to watch at Bestival.

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We wonder if these festival-goers were watching Adam Ant at the time...

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Stevie Wonder closed Bestival on Sunday with a two-hour set including covers of songs by Michael Jackson, John Lennon and Marvin Gaye.

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And so Bestival ends the festival season with a bang for another year.

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