George Ezra and Richard Ashcroft to headline Neighbourhood Weekender


Richard Ashcroft

Neighbourhood Weekender will return again in 2019, Getintothis’ Lewis Ridley reports as Primal Scream and The Vaccines are also set to play Victoria Park.

Former Verve frontman Richard Ashcroft will headline the second day of next years Neighbourhood Weekender as the festival, sister to the Manchester Inner City Festival, returns to Warrington in 2019.

George Ezra will top the bill on Saturday, May 25 and will play alongside Primal ScreamYou Me At SixNothing But Thieves and Tom Grennan.

Maximo Park, The Hunna and Embrace will also descend on the towns Victoria Park while The Blinders will join them to perform next May Bank Holiday.

The festival debuted earlier this year, and immediately promised a return in 2019, and it is Ashcroft that will provide the big sell this time round.

Earlier on Sunday, May 26, SlavesThe CharlatansGerry Cinnamon and The Amazons will all feature on the final day of the festival.

There is Liverpool grassroots representation in the form of Zuzu on Saturday and Clean Cut Kid on Sunday, with more acts to be announced over three stages.