REVEREND & The Makers, Embrace and Peter Hook and The Light are among the first acts to be announced for the 2019 Watchet Festival.

The event, which takes place across the August Bank Holiday (23 to 25), returns for its 13th year with other acts including Alabama 3, Hugh Cornwell, Hot Chocolate and 3 Daft Monkeys on the bill.

Embrace will top the bill on Saturday night, performing classics from their back catalogue, including the likes of 'All You Good People' and 'Come back to What You Know'.

Sheffield dance rockers Reverend & The Makers will close the festival.

Peter Hook, former bassist with Joy Division and New Order, brings his light to the main stage after a successful show in 2016, while the likes of folk troubadours 3 Daft Monkeys and the festival's 'house band', The Wurzels.

The full list of acts confirmed by festival organisers Watchet CIC is:

Reverend & The Makers


Peter Hook & The Light

Alabama 3

Hugh Cornwell

Hot Chocolate

Tankus The Henge

Dr Meaker

3 Daft Monkeys


The Dualers

The Jive Aces

Laid Blak

The Wurzels

The Friday-night headliner is still to be confirmed.

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Ticket details:

Weekend tickets (including camping) cost £87.50 (Adults 16+), £75 (Youths 13-15), £260 (Family Weekend Ticket - 2 Adults & 2 Youths)

Weekend Tickets (no camping)

£75 (Adults 16+), £60 (Youths 13-15), £220 (Family Weekend Ticket)


Cars £10 Campervans SOLD OUT

Accompanied Children aged 12 and under can attend for free - no advance ticket required.

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