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Above: Sun rising over Glastonbury Tor earlier this week.
( Picture by South West News Service )
Around thirty teenage Schoolboys turned up at a Devon School
wearing skirts. Apparently the School authorities refused their
requests to let them wear shorts during this week's
heatwave. It seems that some of the boys were told to
get their legs shaved as it caused some concern, something
I find a bit odd.
Do 14 and 15 year old boys have over hairy legs? I wouldn't
have thought so. I just wonder why that was brought into the
It seems that even though the weather has now cooled down
a bit, some of them are actually keen to carry on wearing the
Full story at METRO online
Above: Wednesday evening's tv weather.
So it's Glastonbury time again. It's probably one of, if not, the biggest festivals out there.
Other festivals aspire to become just as big. But Glastonbury is right up there looking
down on all the others.
In fact I was looking at a website called Creation Music News which features info
and a list on some of the biggest music festivals around the world. They include Lollapalooza
which is held in Chicago in July. There's Bestival which comes from The Isle of Wight.
There's also a big event held each year in Tennessee called Bonnaroo. It's quite a
big Festival with 12 stages and attended by around 85,000 people.
But then when you look at Glastonbury it has over 100 stages and is attended by
over 200,000 or more people.
I've been checking in a few times over the last few days the Glastonbury Webcam.
It's been fascinating watching the land spaces filling up. And so now Pilton Farm
in Somerset has become a awash with thousands of tents.
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Huge crowds enduring the long hot wait to get into
the Festival grounds on Wednesday.
Above: The Newquay Boardmasters Music Festival site as seen from the air.
A big Festival but not quite as big as Glasto.
Below is one of many shots I took of last years Boardmasters Festival site.
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Top picture (Abercrombie & Fitch) by Bruce Weber.