And the Leeds leg is close to being a full house too...

Weekend tickets for this year’s READING FESTIVAL have sold out.

The end of August three-day Carling Weekend, which will see sets fromThe Strokes

, Pulp, [a][/a], Foo Fighters, The Offspring amongst others runs from August 23-25. The Leeds leg of the two-pronged festival, which will see Guns ‘N Roses

play, is close to sell-out too.

Day tickets for both parts of the Carling Weekend are still available, organisers say.

For tickets, ring the NME 24 Hour Ticketline on 0870 1 663663. Calls are charged at national standard rate.