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Glastonbury Festival 2020: What do I do if I got through to buying tickets?

Glastonbury Festival has become the latest event to cancel because of Covid-19. Credit: PA Images

Glastonbury Festival has been postponed until 2021 amid the coronavirus outbreak, organisers have said.

The event in Pilton was set to welcome superstars Paul McCartney, Taylor Swift and Kendrick Lamar as headliners for its 50th anniversary celebrations in June.

Posting on Twitter the Eavis', who run the festival, said it was "not a course of action we hoped to take for our 50th anniversary event."

But they added, because of the current situation: "We are no longer able to spend the next three months with thousands of crew on the farm, helping us with the enormous job of building the infrastructure and attractions needed to welcome more than 200,000 people to a temporary city in the fields."

But what do you do if you managed to get your hands on elusive tickets to the event?

  • If you've paid a £50 deposit

This will be rolled over to next year so you're guaranteed a chance to buy a ticket for 2021.

This will happen automatically unless you request a refund.

If you want a refund for the deposit have been advised to visit the See Tickets website over the next few days to secure the refund.

Refunds will remain available until September 2020

Deposits paid for tickets will be rolled over for next year. Credit: PA Images

Information on coach packages, accommodation bookings and local Sunday tickets will be released over the next few days.