Glastonbury festival ticket registration deadline extended

Fans now have until the middle of March to log on

The date by which fans wishing to buy tickets to this year’s Glastonbury festival have to register by has been extended to March 14.

Ticket hopefuls need to head to the official Glastonbury website from February 1 to March 14 to pre-register to be in with a chance of bagging tickets to the festival, which go on sale at 9am (GMT) on April 6.

The festival will take place between June 27 and 29.

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