Beyonce to headline this summer's V Festival

Beyonce has been confirmed as a headline act at this summer's V Festival.

The US singer will perform at Weston Park, Staffordshire, in August, along with other acts including Kings Of Leon and double Brit-winner Emeli Sande.

Beyonce's performance will be her only European festival appearance of the year.

The event, which also takes place at Hylands Park in Chelmsford, is being staged over the weekend of August 17-18.