Gaz Brookfield

Gaz Brookfield talks gigs, griffins and more!

The excitement is building here at Near Gatten Farm and the final preparations are being made to the site ahead of this year’s Farmer Phil’s Festival, which we’re certain is going to be the best one yet.  As regular visitors to Farmer Phil’s Festival will know, there are some artists we love so much that […]


Here’s Farmer Phil’s latest video update from The Wrekin pub in Wellington, Shropshire. He really isn’t wrong – we’re down to our last few tickets now so if you’re planning on coming along this year and you don’t want to miss out, now really is the time to buy them!

EXCLUSIVE – Ferocious Dog interview!

We’re so excited about this year’s festival, everyone here is convinced it’s going to be the best yet.  Not only have we put together a superb line-up (if we do say so ourselves!) but we’ve got Farmer Phil’s Festival favourites Ferocious Dog opening AND closing proceedings this year!  So as we count down the days […]

Farmer Phil's Festival 2016

Share our 2016 Festival flyer

A lot of you have been doing this on Facebook and Twitter already but we’d really appreciate it if you’d share our 2016 flyer design and spread the word about Farmer Phil’s Festival –  click the thumbnail below andjust right-click and select ‘Save as’ to download it to your desktop!

Favourite Farmer Phil's - Tristan Johnston


The latest in our series of themed blogs in which Farmer Phil’s Festival fans recount their fondest experiences at the event, Tristan Johnston explains why 2009’s festival holds a special place in his heart – his favourite Farmer Phil’s festival experience… My favourite Farmer Phil’s Festival was actually my first visit back in 2009.  A group of friends and I, […]

My Favourite Farmer Phil's: Lucy Courtney


The latest in our series of themed blogs in which Farmer Phil’s Festival fans recount their fondest experiences at the event, recent convert Lucy Courtney explains why 2015’s festival holds such happy memories for her whole family – her favourite Farmer Phil’s festival experience… “Once a year my children, grandchildren, husband and I go away together camping, usually Wales. […]

And this year’s theme is…

So we’ve been getting loads of people ask us what this year’s theme is at Farmer Phil’s Festival.  For the uninitiated reading this, every year a sizeable contingent of our festival goers like to dress up in fancy dress – it’s part of what makes Farmer Phil’s Festival so much fun!  Last year, we had […]

Tom Barras Farmer Phil's Festival


In the second of our themed blogs we’ll bring you over the coming months and years, Farmer Phil’s Festival veteran waxes lyrical about his first taste of the festival back in 2007 – his favourite Farmer Phil’s festival experience… We first came to Farmer Phil’s in 2007 with a young son Tom (6 at the time) and daughter […]