Glastonbury Festival 2019 traffic and travel updates

As Glastonbury Festival's gates open, hundreds of thousands of people are preparing to head to Pilton

Drivers are advised to allow extra time and plan their journeys ahead of the major event in the South West this week.

Motorways and major A roads leading to the Glastonbury Festival are likely to be busy this week from Wednesday, June 26 to Friday, June 28, as people make their way to the Pilton site.

With Pilton situated five miles outside of Glastonbury, festival...
source: Bristol Post

2019-06-25 23:05
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