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WOMAD UK 2016 – took place at Charlton Park, Wiltshire with very little mud, much great music including John Grant. What else is there to say…

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Asian Dub Foundation, main stage awesomeness!
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Poet Murray Lachlan Young (as heard on Shaun Keaveny’s 6Music Breakfast Show)
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Lyra meeting Kate from This is the Kit after their set on the Ecotricity Stage
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Buika from Spain
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John Grant, open air stage, Friday night headliner

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as brilliant as ever
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Lyra meets John Grant. He calls her “the girl with the amazing eyes”
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Paddy Steer: The Moondog of Manchester in the Bower and Wilkins tent
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The Ecotricity stage in the Arboretum
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Baaba Maal – warm sounds from Senegal

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George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic – we got the funk!

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The Hungry Bikers ask “Which came first – the chicken or the egg?”

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Funky steward Liz
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Baloji & L’Orchestre de la Katube
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Baloji meets Lyra

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Thank you to all the excellent stewards (especially Liz) for all their care and brilliant management of the festival. As always, the disabled facilities and camping field was hosted so well and everyone went out of their way to look after us (thanks Mark and team).

Looking forward to next year!

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