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Glastonbury 2014: BBC unveils full coverage plans

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The BBC has unveiled its broadcasting plans for this year's Glastonbury Festival.

It will broadcast over 250 hours via radio, TV, the red button and online streaming, with coverage from six stages.

Glastonbury on the BBC

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Glastonbury on the BBC


Presenters include Chris Evans, Jo Whiley, Fearne Cotton, Dermot O'Leary, Huw Stephens, Lauren Laverne, Steve Lamacq, Greg James, Stuart Maconie, Pete Tong, Cerys Matthews, Mark Radcliffe, Gemma Cairney, Annie Mac, Toddla T, MistaJam, DJ Target, Yasser and Alex Jones.

Controller of BBC Radio 2, 6 Music and Asian Network and director of BBC Music Bob Shennan said: "Glastonbury is one of the world's most famous music festivals, and once again the BBC will be providing audiences with a magical weekend of coverage, in a way that only the BBC can."

The full outline of coverage is as follows:

BBC TV
30 hours of coverage across BBC One (The One Show), BBC Two, BBC Three and BBC Four.

BBC Radio
50 hours of coverage across BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 1Xtra, BBC Radio 2 and 6 Music

Digital
Six stages - Pyramid, Other, John Peel, West Holt, Park and BBC Introducing will be streamed live across four screens via PC, mobile, tablet and connected TV.

Extra content at bbc.co.uk/Glastonbury.

BBC iPlayer Radio - People will be able to follow their favourite presenters on BBC Playlister and create their own Glastonbury playlist with their choice of the best tracks from the festival.

BBC iPlayer - performance highlights from over 100 artists for 30 days after the event, as well as all the action from BBC One, BBC Two, BBC Three and BBC Four.

Additional red button streams - more content and highlights from the festival.

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