A CHART-TOPPING celebrity will be performing in Herefordshire later this year.

Jake Bugg, a singer-songwriter, is the latest artist to be announced for the Lakefest line-up. 

He will perform at the festival on Saturday, August 10.

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Lakefest is an annual festival held at Eastnor Castle, which attracts thousands of people.

Tickets for Lakefest are currently on sale, at £169 for an adult ticket, reduced from £199.

Under 18s' entry for the weekend costs £99, reduced from £119, and under fives go free.

Family tickets, which cover two adults and two under 18s can be bought for £349, reduced from £429.

Bugg first found fame when his debut album, self-titled Jake Bugg, reached number one in the UK charts in 2012.


He went on to perform on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury, as well as many other festivals and venues across the globe.

Along with his appearance at Eastnor Castle, Bugg is embarking on his own tour this year, with dates across the UK and Ireland from March to July.

Other acts at Lakefest this year include Olly Murs, the Stranglers, Rudimental and the Libertines.