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Kendal Calling logoNoel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, The Charlatans, Rudimental and Madness have been announced as headliners for Kendal Calling 2016. 

The festival takes place at Lowther Deer Park in the Lake District from 28 to 31 July 2016.

Also joining the line up are Catfish and the Bottlemen, Craig David, Everything Everything, Sugarhill Gang, Band of Skulls, Blossoms and Toddla T.

Tim Burgess will also run Tim Peaks Diner for the fifth year. He said: “As ever, I’m really looking forward to Kendal Calling. The sixth year in a row for me, the second time The Charlatans will have headlined and this year is the fifth year for Tim Peaks. It’s going to be an extra special four days. See you there!”

Festival founder Ben Robinson said: “My first gig in a field was Loch Lomond watching Oasis twenty years ago. That moment defined my youth and calling in the years to follow.

“Noel’s songwriting has soundtracked the lives of millions over the last two decades; it’s with great pride that we’re able to bring those anthems and his new hits to the fields of Kendal Calling. Alongside Rudimental, Madness, The Charlatans and the rest of the bill it’s going to be another weekend to remember, see you the fields!”

Other acts announced to play the weekend include: Ash, The Hives, We are Scientists, The Darkness,  Ratboy, David Rodigan MBE, Pretty Vicious, Hooton Tennis Club, Sundara Karma, Rag ‘n’ Bone, Lightning Seeds, Age of Glass, Alice Gasson, Auction For The Promise Club, Beds in Parks, Blueprint Blue, BMX Bandits, Bridges, Britpoporama Indie Disco, Buffalo Brothers, Camp Stag, Colour, Dave Rybka, Ded Rabbit, Documenta, Dorey The Wise, Dust Junkys, Fours, Gideon Conn, Grumbling Fur , Hatcham Social, Haus, Henge, Horsebeach, IBIBIO SOUND MACHINE, Kelvin, Kid Kapichi, Kismet Ryding, Liberty Ship, Marsicans, Modern Minds, Molotov Jukebox, New York Tourists, Omit Sleep, Plastic Mermaids, Publik Sektor, Puppet Rebellion, Riot Jazz Brass Band, Rosie Lowe, Shunya, Signals, Stay Beautiful Bowie Disco, Teen Canteen, The Bear Around Your Neck, The Big Moon, The Crookes, The Floodgates, The Galivantes, The Hidden Revolution, The Lottery Winners, The Mexanines, The Soul Rays, The Templebys, Thingumabob & The Thingumajigs, Thomas Turgoose (DJ set), Tim Book Two with Tim Burgess, Too Many T’s, Too Much Love, Turrentine Jones, Viola Beach and Where Fires Are.

Tickets for the festival go on sale at 9am on Tuesday 9 February 2016 via the website.

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