The Great Escape Festival 2010 - competition winner announced

Posted: 3rd May 2010
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Londoner Morgan John Hope is off to Brighton from Thursday 13th May to see this year's instalment of the annual music festival, courtesy of the guys at the Great Escape. John entered the competition via the medium of our facebook page ( - on which a Jimi Hendrix competition is about to be posted.

Starting life in 2006, it has consistently sported an excellent, contemporary line-up, with the 2010 event boasting: Groove Armada, Marina and the Diamonds, The Eighties Matchbox B-Line Disaster, The Big Pink, Chase and Status, Delphic, Wild Beasts, The Slits, Ellie Goulding, Broken Social Scene, The Sunshine Underground, Fenech-Soler, Chapel Club and many more.

Tickets cost £55 for all of the gigs (day and night) and afer-show parties, or £60 for a weekend with guaranteed entry to the Chase and Status gig, £70 for guaranteed entry to the Groove Armada gig, £15 for just the Chase and Status ticket or £25 for just the Groove Armada date.

Three day 'Delegate' passes cost £150, giving you access to all of great gigs as well as the conferences and more.

Daniel O'Connell