Glastonbury shaped by the Gospel.” Nick Wyke, The Times.
Citizens UK has teamed up with Greenbelt Festivals as an associate partner, and will join them at the Common Good Festival this year to celebrate four days of music, arts, activism, ideas, faith and spirituality. The annual event takes place at the idylic Broughton House, near Kettering, Northamptonshire, on Bank Holiday Weekend, 25-28th August.
The Greenbelt Festival is in its fourth year at this venue and organisers welcome all to the event, saying: “We’re sailing in a strange boat. Here we are in 2017. A year that feels more uncertain than any we can remember. As we enter unchartered waters, we need a safe haven to head for. Somewhere to drop anchor. To get our bearings. To plot a new course. So, we are inviting you aboard the good ship Greenbelt this summer. We think that she might just be our best way forward. Together. For The Common Good.”
Citizens UK executive director, Neil Jameson, says: “We are so looking forward to celebrating The Common Good at the Greenbelt Festival on this August Bank Holiday weekend. It will be a chance for us all to socialise, re-fuel and reflect on the year ahead, in the company of friends and fellow campaigners. Some of us are still reeling from the changes of the past year and it will be great to get together, have fun and prepare for the challenges ahead.”