Glastonbury Festival 1987
The council’s decision to refuse the licence was overturned in court only in May.
1987 saw the introduction of the Womad stage to the Festival. £130,000 was raised for CND and local charities.
Acts included: Elvis Costello, Robert Cray, New Order, Paul Brady, Michelle Shocked and Van Morrison.
Attendance: 60,000. Tickets: £21.