[an error occurred while processing this directive]
BBC News
watch One-Minute World News
Last Updated: Thursday, 24 August 2006, 09:59 GMT 10:59 UK
In pictures: Your festivals

Guilfest by Steve Bowley

BBC News website readers have been sending their photographs of this summer's music festivals. Steve Bowley was at Guilfest in Guildford, Surrey.

Guilfest by Steve Bowley

The hot weather at Guilfest was too much for these festival-goers. Embrace, A-ha, and Billy Idol played at the event.

St Gallen OpenAir, Switzerland by Mel O'Brien

Mel O'Brien, from Nottingham, sent this photo from the St Gallen OpenAir festival in Switzerland, which saw Franz Ferdinand and the Deftones play.

St Gallen OpenAir, Switzerland by Mel O'Brien

Mel O'Brien: "It was perfect weather the whole weekend, set in the mountains with a fantastic view from the top of the festival area."

Rhythms of the World - Steve Kemp

Steve Kemp sent this photograph from the Rhythms of the World festival in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, in July.

Big Chill by Jon Saward

Jon Saward captured a Sunday sunrise at the Big Chill at Eastnor Castle, Herefordshire. "A long night made all the more special by a fabulous sunrise. Roll on Big Chill 2007!"

Sziget by Santa Istvan Csaba

Wristband-wearing revellers crowded onto public transport on their way home from Budapest's Sziget festival in August. (Picture: Santa Istvan Csaba)

Sunset at the Leeds festival

Matt Dean took this shot as the sun was setting at the Leeds festival while Kaiser Chiefs were playing to the home crowd on the Main Stage.

Benicassim by Sean Hanford

Wish you were here? Sean Hanford found some satisfied fans at Spain's Benicassim festival. To send your pictures, e-mail yourpics@bbc.co.uk.




RELATED BBC LINKS

RELATED INTERNET LINKS
The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites



FEATURES, VIEWS, ANALYSIS
Has China's housing bubble burst?
How the world's oldest clove tree defied an empire
Why Royal Ballet principal Sergei Polunin quit

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific