Thousands arriving for V Festival

Thousands of people are arriving in Chelmsford ahead of this weekend's V Festival. Around 120,000 people are expected to attend the two-day event at Hylands Park.

Among the artists appearing over the weekend are Beyonce, Kings of Leon, Stereophonics, The Script and Emeli Sande.

Campsites in Hylands Park and Weston Park opened on Friday and will close at noon on Monday. The main arena will open at 12 noon on Saturday and Sunday and the bands will finish at 11pm.

Click here for safety and security advice from the V Festival organisers

Click below to watch a report by ITV News Anglia's Matthew Hudson

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V Festival in Chelmsford

The V Festival is took place in Hylands Park, Chelmsford on Saturday 17 August and Sunday 18 August 2013.