Campaigns Area

Mobius Loop

Confirmed for NGG 2020! And not only are they playing the festival but their new Hemp Redemption Stage will provide the stage for our Campaigns area. 

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Thursday Mobiusloop lead  Local Band Night
Featuring the Ferrets and the Jam Band 

Friday 

Bard Company

Delighted to confirm comedy socialist punk pop favourites Bard Company will be playing Friday night, on the Soapbox Stage at NGG 2020. Check out their latest album now and see comments below for a link to buy your early bird festival tickets. 💚

Saturday

Extinction Rebellion

Returning to NGG with style and taking over the Campaigns Stage on Saturday this year!

They’ve already lined up some great speakers and acts – Olympian Etienne Stott and singer, poet and campaigner Joe Solo – and they will have a full programme of workshops too. So if you want to know more about climate science, Extinction Rebellion, Non Violent Direct Action or other non-arrestable support roles with in XR, then this is The Time And Place to ask 💚

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Image may contain: dog and outdoorRewilding The North is the theme of the day when Extinction Rebellion North takeover the Campaigns Area next festival. And they thought you might like to get the dogs involved in some dressing up. Anyone fancy transforming your pooch into an endangered animal for the extinction parade? – Great! Come down on Saturday x 

 

Joe Solo

confirmed for NGG 2020!
Joe will perform on the SoapBox Stage as part of the #ExtinctionRebellion take-over day, performing his unique brand of Folk, Punk and Blues:

“On Saturday September 8th 2018 Joe Solo was presented with the Gerrard Winstanley Gold Spade Award for ‘Outstanding Contribution to Socialism’ at Wigan Diggers Festival. The only previous winners had been Tony Benn, Maxine Peake, Jimmy McGovern and Ken Loach.”

 

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Speaking at NGG 2020!
As part the Extinction Rebellion take-over of the Campaigns Soapbox Stage, Etienne will talk about climate change, his experiences as an XR activist and his arrests, and why everyone needs to join Extinction Rebellion.