Reading Festival Site

Notice is hereby given that Festival Republic Ltd, applied on 20/05/2021 to Reading Borough Council in respect of the premises known as Reading Festival Site, Little Johns Farm, Richfield Avenue, Reading RG1 8EQ.

For the variation of a premises licence for the following: Conversion of Stage 2 to an open air stage and to update terminology and existing licence conditions

No change to existing licence

The application was received on 20 May 2021

The closing date for representations is 17 June 2021

Any person wishing to view this application may do so at Reading Borough Council by prior arrangement between the hours of 9am to 5pm please ring 0118 9373762 to make an appointment. The application can also be requested electronically by emailing licensing@reading.gov.uk

Any person wishing to make representation to this application must do so in writing to Reading Borough Council, Licensing Section, Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading, RG1 2LU. Or via email to licensing@reading.gov.uk Representations must relate to the four licensing objectives and contain a full name and address. No written representations will have personal details removed unless the licensing authority deems it appropriate to do so. Any request for personal details to be removed should be notified to the Licensing Authority at the time of making the representation.

The Licensing Act requires local authorities to provide to the applicant copies of all representations made in relation to an application.  In some exceptional and isolated circumstances interested parties may be reluctant to make representations because of fears of violence or intimidation if their personal details such as name and address are divulged to the applicant.  In these cases we would consider withholding people’s personal details. It is an offence to knowingly or recklessly make a false statement in connection with an application, the maximum fine for doing so upon summary conviction is unlimited.