Cropredy lines up top acts for festival

Madness
Madness

There will be thousands of people going along to Fairport’s Cropredy Convention and you have the chance to join them.

The Rugby Advertiser has teamed up with the event organisers to offer a family pack for the entire three day festival running fromThursday August 11 to Saturday August 13 worth.

The package includes two three-day adult tickets plus up to three under 12s child tickets plus camping for one vehicle and up to five occupants.

Madness will headline the festival on Thursday with The Bootleg Beatles appearing act on Friday.

The Saturday night headline performance from host band Fairport Convention will be preceded by a solo set from Ralph McTell.

Legendary British band Madness is stronger than ever and their headlining Cropredy set will delight the crowd with hit after hit from theircareer which has lasted more than four decades.

The Bootleg Beatles are a revival of the fab four’s music and will be bringing 60’s grooves to the festival with Fairport Convention closing the event.

To be in with a chance of winning answer the following question act. What is the name the headline act on Thursday?

To enter people must send an email to competition@iconicmusic.com. The subject line must contain the word Cropredy plus Rugby.

The body of the email must contain the correct answer to the question, the entrant’s full name, a postal address and a phone number.

The deadline for entries will be midnight on Thursday July 21 and the winners will be contacted the following day.

The judges decision is final and no correspondance will be entered into. No cash equivalent.

Tickets are available from Fairport’s website www.fairportconvention.com, where more information is available, or the ticket phone line on 0900 637 1644. As in previous years, one-day, two-day and three-day tickets are available.