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In pictures: V Festival Saturday

A woman in a red dress standing in mud

This festival-goer found her choice of attire at odds with the conditions. V Festival is staged in Essex and Staffordshire.

Tom Chaplin

Keane froman Tom Chaplin gave an energetic performance at the festival's Chelmsford, Essex venue.

Girls Aloud

Girls Aloud entertained the crowd with their usual slice of slick dance routines.

Fans in the rain

The sunshine was broken by occasional bouts of heavy rain, which gave the crowd a good soaking.

Kele Okereke of Bloc Party

Bloc Party's Kele Okereke sang his heart out during his band's time on stage.

A fan in the sunshine

The sun did shine for some of the time, justifying one fan's faith in bringing her sunglasses.

Matt Willis

Former Busted star Matt Willis threw himself about the stage in a memorable performance.

Angela Gannon and Romeo Stodart

Angela Gannon and Romeo Stodart from The Magic Numbers performed at Hylands Park in Chelmsford, Essex.

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