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T in the Park will not be held in 2017 as organisers say festival is 'taking a break' after 23 years


One of the UK's premier festivals is taking a beak in 2017, will it be the first festival giant to go?

This article originally appeared on The Scottish Sun

T in the Park will not be held next year, it was sensationally confirmed today.

Organisers DF Concerts and founding partner Tennent’s Lager announced that the festival – which has taken place for the last 23 years – will be “taking a break”.

They revealed the news to fans in a special video.

And they took a swipe at the "onerous site restrictions" imposed on them when they were "forced to move" from Balado, Kinross, to Strathallan, Perthshire - where the "mammoth task" of the switch was compounded by the "presence of an unregistered, but protected in law, osprey's nest".


Read the full story by Philip Gates at The Scottish Sun

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