V Festival tickets go on sale

Superstar Beyonce is among the headliners for this summer's V Festival in Chelmford in August Credit: Lionel Hahn/ABACA USA/Empics Entertainment

Tickets for this year's V Festival go on sale this morning. The American singer Beyonce is headlining the event which is being held in August.

Other acts include The Script, Jessie J and Kings of Leon. Thousands of people are expected at the Festival at Highlands Park near Chelmsford.