Another award for Bestival

By a County Press reporter

Monday, December 10, 2012

 

UPDATED 16:44

Bestival added another prize to its trophy cabinet on Friday night.

The Isle of Wight based event picked up the Best UK Festival Award at the Artrocker Awards in Hoxton, London.

Katy Emami, head of press at Bestival, collected the award,

Django Django, who played at the Robin Hill event, picked up the best band prize.

The Artrocker prize came days aftrer Bestival had won the top prize at the UK Festival Awards.

Bestival's Rob Da Bank told the CP: "Wow! This has been some year for us and so chuffed to get the award from Artrocker to round it all off (and add to our UK Festival Award from last week).

"I've asked for a new mantelpiece for Christmas to fit them all on!"

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