Cumbria Police have arrested 36 people for drugs offences at Kendal Calling festival near Penrith. There were fewer than previous years.
16,000 people attended the 9th Kendal Calling festival this weekend. They braved mud and rain to see acts such as Frank Turner and Example.
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Around 17,000 festival-goers attended the ninth Kendal Calling, which took place near Penrith over the weekend.
Police say that 36 arrests were made for drugs offences, but overall there were fewer arrests this year.
Festival organisers are now working on making next year even better, as it will be the tenth anniversary.
Heavy rain for most of the weekend made the ground wet and muddy.
– Ben Robinson, Kendal Calling
"We bring in some woodchip that kind of thing to make it a bit easier on the ground and under people's feet but to be honest there's not too much you can do about mud. It'll dry out when it dries out.
"We just keep an eye and make sure that the walkways are clear and that people are getting on happily."
Around 16,000 people attended Kendal Calling festival over the weekend, making it bigger than the nearby town of Penrith's population.
Organisers say they're now working on the 10th birthday next year but don't want to make it any bigger. Ben Robinson's one of the founders of the festival:
Kendal Calling festival organisers say the mud wasn't too bad.
Heavy rain meant some festival-goers sought refuge in nearby hotels but organisers say the mud was manageable.
Ben Robinson's one of the founders of the festival:
Kendal Calling festival has attracted some big names this year from Frank Turner to 2 Many DJs to Example and Clean Bandit.
Torrential rain has turned Kendal Calling festival into a mudbath.
Some festival goers have given up and left creating long delays on the roads around Lowther Deer Park in the Lake District, with others heading to surrounding hotels to try and dry out.
For those who've decided to stay and brave it, there seemed to be only one option remaining.
Music lovers from all over the country have been arriving for one of the region's biggest festivals today.
Kendal Calling gets underway this evening, with organisers reporting record numbers
15,000 people are braving the rain on fields at Lowther Park near Penrith.
This year's line-up features well-known acts including Frank Turner, Example and Tom Odell. But there's also plenty of mud, as Matthew Taylor reports.
Despite the pouring rain thousands of people are making way to this year's Kendal Calling festival.
It's one of the region's biggest music festivals.
Kendal Calling gets underway this evening, with this year's line-up featuring well-known acts including Frank Turner, Example and Tom Odell.
Thousands of people from all over the country are heading to one of the region's biggest music festivals today.
Kendal Calling gets underway this evening, with this year's line-up featuring well-known acts like Frank Turner, Example and Tom Odell.