The festival takes place over the first weekend of August...

PULP, JAMES and CATATONIA are confirmed to headline this year’s GUILDFORD FESTIVAL.

This year’s event takes place over the weekend of August 3-5 at Stoke Park in Guildford. The festival will feature four stages of live music, in addition to a buskers’ marquee, comedy tent and craft village.

Pulp, are confirmed to headline the first night of the event (August 3), with James the following night (4), while Catatonia close the festival (5).

In addition to the headline bands, other acts confirmed for the festival (in no particular order) include Tindersticks, Cast, Dreadzone, Bert Jansch And Bernard Butler, Chumbawamba and Alabama 3.

Artists Initially confirmed for the dance tent include DJ sets from members of Bentley Rhythm Ace, 808 State, Red Snapper and Freestylers.

Tickets for the festival are priced £64 for the weekend, £27 for the Friday (August 3), £32 for the Saturday (4) and £30 for the Sunday (5).

A full line-up is available on the festival website at www.guildford-live.co.uk.