The Reading and Leeds music festival "has been going down phenomenally well" despite torrential rain turning the sites into mudbaths, the event organiser has said.
Melvin Benn hailed the Leeds crowds in particular for showing northern grit in the face of the dire weather at the West Yorkshire site.
"There's no doubt it was biblical really on Friday and it was there to test whether the crowd was truly Northern or not," he said.
"They demonstrated that they were and they put two fingers up to the weather and said 'you're not going to beat us', they stayed the course."
More top news
The young royal says he was reluctant to take on the responsibilities of his title, but loyalty to the Queen helped him "work out a role".
A rather cloudy morning will clear to sunny intervals and showers this afternoon.
Meng Meng and Jiao Qing arrive in their new home after being loaned to Berlin Zoo for 15 years as "diplomatic envoys" from China.