V Festival tickets on sale Thursday (Dec 9)

Fans will initially have 24 hours to buy tickets for next year's event

A limited number of tickets for next summer’s V Festival go on sale on Thursday (December 9) for 24 hours.

The tickets will be released at midday (GMT) and will be available for one day from then. After this, fans will have to wait until March 4 next year to buy tickets.

The festival will take place on August 20 and 21 next year on two sites, one in Chelmsford and one in Staffordshire. The line-ups are yet to be announced.

See Vfestival.com for more information.

Kasabian (pictured) and Kings Of Leon headlined the event last year.

To check the availability of V Festival tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.