All set for GuilFest party this weekend

PETER Hook and the Light and Sister Sledge have probably never appeared on the same bill before – but that just shows the breadth of musical variation at the revived GuilFest this... Read more »

Popular festival returns to lift the spirits

GUILFEST music festival will be staged next month after an absence of eight years, with acts including Sister Sledge, Peter Hook – the Joy Division and New Order bass player – and... Read more »
SOLO ACT – TV Smith still plays all The Adverts’ classics

Take a look back at punk through TV Smith’s eyes

THE ADVERTS played regularly at London’s legendary punk club, The Roxy, and took Top Of The Pops by storm in 1977 with their anthem Gary Gilmore’s Eyes – but frontman TV Smith... Read more »
BIG FANS WILL LOVE OLLY – pop star Mr Murs will be performing at this year’s GuilFest

How Tony made a festival right in his own backyard

IT MAY be called GuilFest, it may be staged in Guildford, but the famous summer event has its roots firmly in Woking. Founder and organiser Tony Scott is a former pupil of... Read more »
BUSY BUNCH - Ash will headline the Good Time stage at Guilfest on Sunday, July 15

Everyday is Christmas for Ash frontman Tim Wheeler

IT’S ABOUT this time of year – at the height of summer – that Tim Wheeler’s thoughts turn to, er…Christmas. Or at least they did last year. It was 12 months ago... Read more »