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Radio 1's Big Weekend

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Festival crowd

Sat 28 May - Sun 29 May 2016

50,000 music fans will descend on Exeter over the weekend of 28-29 May for BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend.

Radio 1 Big Weekend weather forecast

 

 

Held at Powderham Castle, the three different stages will host some of the world's top artists.

Acts on the Main Stage will include:

  • Coldplay
  • Mumford and Sons
  • Ellie Goulding
  • One Republic
  • Bastille
  • Years and Years

Meanwhile on the 'In New Music We Trust Stage' Bring Me The Horizon and Biffy Clyro will headline the Saturday and Sunday respectively.

Keep checking the Exeter weather for the most up-to-date forecast.

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Thursday (19 January 2017)
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Sunrise: 08:07 Sunset: 16:44 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 2
Friday (20 January 2017)
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Sunrise: 08:06 Sunset: 16:45 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 2
Saturday (21 January 2017)
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Sunrise: 08:05 Sunset: 16:47 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3
Sunday (22 January 2017)
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Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 16:49 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 2
Monday (23 January 2017)
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90% 89% 90% 89% 84% 79% 91% 92%
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Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 16:50 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (24 January 2017)
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93% 93% 94% 90% 81% 80% 90% 91%
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Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 16:52 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Wednesday (25 January 2017)
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89% 87% 85% 84% 79% 79% 83% 84%
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Sunrise: 08:00 Sunset: 16:54 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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28 - 29 May - Heading to Radio 1's Big Weekend in Exeter? Check the local weather forecast.

BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend is the UK's biggest free-ticketed event.

Previous Big Weekend venues include:

  • Norwich
  • Glasgow
  • Derry
  • Maidstone
  • Swindon
  • Bangor
  • Carlisle

Last year's event was held in Norwich. Acts included:

  • Muse
  • Taylor Swift
  • Foo Fighters
  • The Vaccines
  • Sam Smith
  • Rita Ora
  • Rudimental
  • Jamie T

 At this year's Big Weekend in Exeter, artists from all genres will be playing on one of the three stages:

  • Main Stage
  • In New Music We Trust Stage
  • BBC Introducing stage

You can check the weather forecast for other events through the Events Calendar.

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