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Disappointing 80’s festival

I’ve pondered long and hard over this review. Friends have asked about my weekend and all I can... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
ellyholland
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Watford, United Kingdom
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Should've been better!

As always, I had a great time at Rewind, but mainly thanks to the wonderful friends I went along... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
sooq
,
Brighton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing. Excellent 80s festival. Highly recommended. Brilliant music and bands especially Frim the Jam. Really well organised music event. Would go again.

1  Thank lucille1979
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve pondered long and hard over this review. Friends have asked about my weekend and all I can come up was that it was disappointing. First of all the camping. There’s no other way of putting it except it was dreadful. I knew before I...More

3  Thank ellyholland
Reviewed 26 August 2018

As always, I had a great time at Rewind, but mainly thanks to the wonderful friends I went along with. This year the weather was great, which makes a hell of a difference believe me. The last two years, particularly 2016 was a virtual wash-out....More

2  Thank sooq
Reviewed 24 August 2018

I have attended rewind with a group of friends over the past few years and have had a fun weekend. This year security was a nightmare, the 'posh' toilets were through security which entailed a 20 min wait to get to the toilet on top...More

2  Thank marilyn a a
Reviewed 24 August 2018

4th time at Rewind South. The line-up was generally very good. Billy Ocean and Nik Kershaw being highlights on Saturday. The climax to Sunday was excellent - Kim Wilde, Jimi Somerville, OMD. The negatives were, as another reviewer has stated, the strange decision to make...More

1  Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Have been coming to Rewind South for the last 5 years and absolutely enjoyed every minute - BUT this years was such a disappointment. Firstly where’s the Rewind sign gone from the hill? Such an impact when you first see it - sad it’s now...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We love Rewind. It’s usually a fab, polite, friendly and amazing festival. This year was the 10th anniversary, you would think the organisers would have pulled out all stops to make it memorable. Instead loads of cuts to the facilities and ripping off Rewinders. Although...More

1  Thank Kay S
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Been going rewind for a few years now, but whoever is running it now has lost the plot. Rewind used to be about over 40's enjoying themselves and not getting ripped off, oh how it has changed. Security staff were a joke, not even allowing...More

5  Thank Mark 父 M
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

My 2nd Rewind South having been in 2013. We arrived just gone noon on Friday and were surprised by the number of tents already pitched. We easily found a pitch we were happy with not too close to the toilets or too far from the...More

2  Thank Helen D
Reviewed 21 August 2018

We went to last years but didnt camp .We thought the four of us would try camping this year.Its easier to list moans than write sentences The official arrival time for camping on Friday was 2pm .We arrived at 1.50 and people had been let...More

1  Thank bigbee2018
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