Rainy, muddy, magical: the music festival experience
On the week that should have been Glastonbury’s 50th year, David Cheal shares this nostalgic piece. What's the life of a festival-goer like? "I managed to experience a couple of those legendary years when the security was lax enough to allow young entrepreneurs to charge ten quid to let people in through a hole in the perimeter fence. A threat to remove the festival's license due to overcrowding put a stop to that, and in subsequent years a wall that would be the envy of Donald Trump was erected around the site. Glastonbury finally turned professional." David Cheal reflects on his own experiences for the Financial Times.
From Financial Times