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King’s Lynn Festival Too sees record numbers as second weekend of live music takes place featuring headliners Neville Staple and Example





The second weekend of live Festival Too music saw thousands flock to Lynn’s Tuesday Market Place on Friday and Saturday night.

Friday’s headliner was former Specials and Fun Boy Three star Neville Staple and his band, supported by Soft Tone Needles, Lindy Layton and We May Be Vampires.

Despite a damp evening, fans got to hear hits such as Message to you Rudi, Gangsters and Really Saying Something.

Record numbers attended Festival Too. Pictures by Ian Ward
Record numbers attended Festival Too. Pictures by Ian Ward

With the weather staying fine on Saturday, a record-number of visitors descended on the Tuesday Market Place.

Performers Ear Candy, D:Ream and Liberty X supported headliner Example, the singer and rapper whose real name is Elliot John Gleave.

Highlights of the night’s set saw young DJ L.I.A.M hit the decks as the Watlington teenager performed to the crowd.

Neville Staple entertains
Neville Staple entertains

Liam Osler, 14, has had access to a set of DJ decks since the age of five and has always had an interest in dance music.

Chris Osler, Liam’s dad said: “Liam has shown a great deal of passion for what he does and it has been recognised in the form of achievements such as the National Young Inspirational DJ of the Year Award 2020.”

Liam has a dance music show on Fenland Youth Radio every Thursday night and a new show called Saturday Studio Live, where he interviews listeners.

DJ L.I.A.M performs in front of the crowd
DJ L.I.A.M performs in front of the crowd

The finale for Festival Too is this weekend with The Routine, Slender Pins and headliner From The Jam.

Closing the festival on Saturday is Newton Faulkner, The Extons, Domape, The Walkman and headliner Feeder.

Liam Osler is DJ L.I.A.M
Liam Osler is DJ L.I.A.M
Neville Staple band headlined on Friday
Neville Staple band headlined on Friday
Ear Candy supported on Saturday
Ear Candy supported on Saturday
Liberty X wow the fans
Liberty X wow the fans
Liberty X performed on Saturday
Liberty X performed on Saturday
Festival Too saw record numbers attend
Festival Too saw record numbers attend
Liberty X performed their popular hits
Liberty X performed their popular hits
Liberty X sang in front of a record number of music fans for Festival Too
Liberty X sang in front of a record number of music fans for Festival Too
Example, real name Elliot John Gleave, performed to a record number of fans
Example, real name Elliot John Gleave, performed to a record number of fans
Fans loved the entertainment
Fans loved the entertainment
Music lovers had a blast
Music lovers had a blast
Fans showed up to enjoy Festival Too
Fans showed up to enjoy Festival Too
Lindy Layton performing
Lindy Layton performing
Soft Tone Needles performed on Friday
Soft Tone Needles performed on Friday
Example headlines the show
Example headlines the show
The sun sets on Tuesday Market PLace
The sun sets on Tuesday Market PLace
Example is one of the main headliners that are visiting the festival
Example is one of the main headliners that are visiting the festival
Soft Tone Needles were one of the acts
Soft Tone Needles were one of the acts
Neville Staple Band and Lindy Layton
Neville Staple Band and Lindy Layton
Musicians wowed the crowds
Musicians wowed the crowds
Fan gets a good view of the stage
Fan gets a good view of the stage
Belting out the tunes
Belting out the tunes
D:REAM
D:REAM

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