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DON’T FORGET: X Factor winner Matt Terry and former Joy Division bassist Peter Hook to play free Dartford Festival THIS WEEKEND - read the full schedule and line-up here

PUBLISHED: 10:10 12 July 2017 | UPDATED: 10:10 12 July 2017

Dartford Festival 2016 - Photography: Jack Thornton

Dartford Festival 2016 - Photography: Jack Thornton

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The festival takes place at Dartford’s Central Park

Crowds are set to flock to Central Park in Dartford this weekend as the annual Dartford Festival returns.

Former Joy Division bassist Peter Hook is set to close the free festival on Sunday with his band Peter Hook and the Light, but not before ska band The Skatonics headline on Saturday, following a set from X Factor winner Matt Terry.

There will also be performances from The Christians, Space and Ian Prowse, as well as this year’s winner of the town’s battle of the bands, Last Night’s Romance.

Tribute acts to George Michael and Queen are also set to grace the festival stage.

The full schedule for the two day festival is:

Saturday July 15 - Gates open 11am

12:15 - 13:15 Queen II

13:35 - 14:20 The Christians

14:40 - 15:10 CHARLYN

15:25 - 16:25 Bad Boys - A Tribute to George Michael

16:30 - 17:00 X Factor Winner - Matt Terry

17:10 - 17:40 L E I O

18:00 - 19:00 The Skatonics

Sunday July 16 - Gates open 10:30am

12:00 - 12:30 Shane Hampsheir & His Big Jazz Band

12:45 - 13:05 The Alibi

13:15 - 13:35 Last Nights Romance - Battle of the Bands Winner

13:55 - 14:55 Space

15:05 - 15:35 M.A.N.E.

15:50 - 16:35 Ian Prowse & Amsterdam

17:00 - 18:00 Peter Hook & The Light


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