Corbyn at Glastonbury Festival

Jeremy Corbyn waving to crowds after recent election Credit: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire/PA Images

Jeremy Corbyn is to appear on the main Pyramid stage at the Glastonbury festival next week. The Labour leader will address revellers on the Saturday afternoon of the festival. He will introduce US rap duo Run The Jewels.

Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis, 81, will appear on stage with Mr Corbyn.

Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis Credit: Andy Butterton/PA Archive/PA Images

Mr Corbyn's shadow chancellor and long-term ally, John McDonnell, is also scheduled to appear at the festival.