Backwell Festival


Official 2016 video – A Global Hug!

We brought the world to our intimate little festival in Somerset at the weekend and it was absolutely brilliant to see the response, leaving us feeling very positive about the future. Check out the pictures on our Facebook page. The combination of the long awaited sun and the need to relax after[…]

Our 2016 International Charity – Motivation

This year our international charity is Motivation, a truly wonderful organisation, nestling quietly in the local countryside but making a determined and dramatic impact all over the world. For the last 25 years, Motivation has been empowering disabled people globally, not only by giving them physical freedom, but also by advising[…]

Intergalactic theme

So in honour of Tim Peake, David Bowie, Star Wars and Professor Stephen Hawking, we’ve decided this year’s festival should be themed Intergalactic! Different areas of the festival field will be decorated accordingly, our entertainment line-up has some intergalactic links, and we invite you to dress up all weekend if you[…]