Victory for volunteers with another belting Balstock festival

Jesus Hooligans performs

Jesus Hooligans performs - Credit: Archant

The people of Baldock bore witness to another belting Balstock over the weekend as Hertfordshire’s biggest free music festival rolled into town.

Bruce Hamilton

Bruce Hamilton - Credit: Archant

It was another victory for the volunteers who pulled off a raucous 10th annual bonanza with a list of performers which was bursting at the seams.

More venues were involved than ever, including a Folkstock stage at the White Lion, metal and punk acts at Baldock Town Hall and plenty of sounds up and down the High Street.

A spokesman for the festival said: “Well that’s the end of Balstock and we really hope everyone enjoyed themselves.

“A big thank you must go to all the reps, sound technicians, runners, shakers and movers.

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“As well as the security, first aiders and the people of Baldock for putting up with the loud music and gleeful people on your streets.

“Don’t forget to put the second weekend in September 2016 in your diaries.”

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