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Foals and Disclosure to headline Leeds Festival

Foals and Disclosure have been announced as the latest co-headliners for this year’s Leeds festival.

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Leeds Fest, which takes place across August bank holiday weekend at at Bramham Park, will also be headlined by the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

I couldn’t be more excited about this announcement. A co -headline with two of the most promising British acts out there; Foals secret set last year was a highlight for me, as I’m sure their debut headline slot will be, coupled with the phenomenal Disclosure – we’re very proud to be able to give these acts the recognition they deserve.

– MELVIN BENN, ORGANISER LEEDS FESTIVAL

Leeds Festival lost property: Dozens of items yet to be claimed

One hundred driving licences, 96 mobile phones and 172 bank cards are among items being held in lost property after this weekend's Leeds Festival.

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More than 70,000 music lovers watched over 200 bands perform on eight stages at the three day event.

Authorities are holding on to dozens of items lost at Bramham Park and want revellers to get in touch to claim the goods.

All enquiries are being dealt with via email: lostleedsfest@gmail.com. Items can be claimed up to six week after the festival has closed.

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Leeds Festival clear-up underway

The massive clear-up has started this morning at Bramham Park as music-lovers leave Leeds Festival.

Leeds Festival clear-up underway Credit: ITV Yorkshire

70,000 fans watched over 200 bands perform on eight stages at the three day event.

American rock act Metallica closed the festival last night. There has been some traffic congestion this morning on the A64 as vehicles leave but it is expected to ease this afternoon.

Revellers soak up the sun at Leeds Festival

Around 70,000 people have been enjoying the atmosphere at a sunny Leeds festival swapping umbrellas for sunglasses.

Revellers soak up the sun at Leeds Festival Credit: ITV Yorkshire

With Mumford and sons headlining the main stage and the Libertines headlining last night- organisers say the event has been going down a storm.

Tomorrow music fans can look forward to American rock act Metallica as well as Bring Me The Horizon, Royal Blood, The Wombats and many more as over 200 acts perform on eight stages.

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Leeds Festival day two

It is day two at Leeds Festival where music lovers will be able to see headline perfomance from Mumford and Sons.

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It is the first time the London based rock band Mumford and Sons have headlined in Leeds. Other bands on today include Alt-J, Bastille, Palma Violets, Drenge, Peace and Swim Deep.

Around 70,000 music fans will be able to watch dozens of acts performing across seven stages at the event held at Bramham Park over three days.

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