Lionel Richie is the first star announcement for next year’s Eden Sessions.
The singer-songwriter from Tuskegee Alabama, whose smash hits include Hello, Dancing on the Ceiling and All Night Long, will play at the home of the famous Biomes on Tuesday June 14, 2016, as part of his All The Hits world tour.
This will be Lionel’s first ever headline show in the South West and his first UK show since his legendary performance at Glastonbury.
The legendary American rock band Guns N'Roses are the latest performers to be rumoured to be booked for next year's Glastonbury Festival. The band is already being backed by the bookies to take one of the headline slots for next year's Reading and Leeds Festivals and speculation is mounting as to whether they could also be stopping off at Worth Farm. Once branded "the most dangerous band in the world", the Los Angles-based group sold 30 million copies of their debut album "Appetite for Destruction" and the single "Sweet Child O'Mine" topped the US charts.
Another band linked with the festival are Coldplay, who will be releasing their new album, A Head Full of Dreams, next month. They are playing four UK dates in Manchester, Glasgow and London next summer. Despite having a hectic schedule, the group have a gap in their calendar the weekend of Glastonbury, which is running between June 22 and June 26, with the bookmakers tipping them to be one of next year's headliners. Rihanna. also has a pause in her tour dates that weekend and has also been rumoured to be performing at Pilton.
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Over the years there have been many tributes to the Fab Four - whose visit to Plymouth in 1967 was captured in this picture of them soaking up the sun on the Hoe.
But the latest tribute - which was inspired by this picture and unveiled by Plymouth city council today - must be one of the most surreal.
Our reporter Claire Manning has been to have a look...and a sit.
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Thousands are expected to turn out tonight for the Plymouth Christmas lights switch-on which is taking place on Armada Way by the Big Screen.
Singer John 'Birdman' Allin and 2013 X Factor winner Sam Bailey will be among the special guests.
Celebrities including Ed Sheeran and Tom Daley have donated their underwear for an auction tonight in Woolacombe raising funds for the CoppaFeel breast awareness charity.
The auction is one of a number of events Heather Walters from North Devon has organised in a bid to get more people checking themselves regularly.
You can find the full list of items for auction and details of the event on the campaign Facebook page.
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Bridgwater's famous carnival procession gets underway this evening with more than a hundred thousand people expected to come and see the spectacle.
Last minute alterations and checks have been made on the carts after they rolled into town during the day.