Fairport announce first festival acts for Cropredy Convention

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The first acts which will play Fairport’s Cropredy Convention festival next year have been announced.

Chas & Dave, Marillion and Al Stewart will join hosts Fairport Convention at the festival which takes place on the Northamptonshire border from Thursday, August 7 to Saturday, August 9.

Tickets will be on sale from December 8 until December 18.

Festival director Gareth Williams said: “A lot of our festival-goers like to give Cropredy tickets as Christmas presents and as a bonus, every pack of tickets sent out in December will include a specially designed Christmas card signed by all five members of Fairport Convention.”

Three-day tickets cost £110, two-day tickets (Friday and Saturday) cost £100 and Saturday only tickets cost cost £70. Tickets are available from www.fairport

The full line up will be announced in January.