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Mark Streeter of Courtesy Taxis with the mini bus wrapped in Taylor Swift branding for her new album, to be used for the Radio 1 Big Weekend. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

While most people are walking or catching a bus or train to the Big Weekend, for some lucky Taylor Swift fans, their ride will be paid for by the star.

Fans watching The 1975 performing during Radio 1's Big Weekend at Glasgow Green, Glasgow: Picture: Mark Runnacles/PA Wire

It’s less than 24 hours before the Radio 1 Big Weekend kicks off at Earlham Park, and with booked-up hotels, DJs arriving and site almost ready, the excitement is building.

County Hall, Norwich.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

With hotels, campsites and homes booked up for Radio 1’s Big Weekend, some festival-goers have tried to get creative in the search for somewhere to stay.

The crowd watch Tinie Tempah performing during Radio 1's Big Weekend at Glasgow Green, Glasgow. Picture: Mark Runnacles/PA Wire

The Big Weekend is almost here, and with the sun due to shine tomorrow and part of Sunday, people will be deciding what to wear.

NNF15: Hofesh Shechter Company - Political Mother. Photo: Gabrielle Zucca.

Part dance show, part rock gig, Hofesh Shechter Company’s show Political Mother is a fast-paced spectacle that is said to be a dance experience like no other. Arts correspondent Emma Knights finds out more.

Radio 1's Big Weekend at Glasgow Green, Glasgow. Photo: Mark Runnacles/PA Wire.

For those not lucky enough to get tickets for the Radio 1 Big Weekend, BBC Three will be showing highlights from some of the biggest acts.

Holt Festival 2015 acts - Puppini Sisters

Risqué cabaret, a new theatre production, top London comedians, poetry, and flamenco are among the acts appearing in this summer’s Holt Festival.

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Radio 1 DJ Matt Edmondson said planning was the best way to get the most out of the Big Weekend, and would ensure no favourite bands were missed.

The crowd watch Tinie Tempah performing during Radio 1's Big Weekend at Glasgow Green, Glasgow. Picture: Mark Runnacles/PA Wire

More than 30 medical staff and 130 police officers have been called in to keep the crowds safe and well over the Big Weekend.

NNF15. Aurora Orchestra. Photo: Nick Rutter.

Music fans are set to take a trip back to Prohibition era America when the concert Jitterbug takes to the stage in Norwich tomorrow night.

Abdullah Ibrahim. Picture: David Sinclair.

Few of us will have ever been disappointed by performances that our Theatre Royal puts on.

NNF15. Wild Life. Pictured are (left to right) Allouise Marie Moss, Aphra McSherry-Birley, Sophie Mahon, Kate Maguire Buck. Photo: JMA Photography.

Young singer-songwriters from across Norfolk have been giving a sneak preview of a brand new show that they are creating for next year’s Norfolk and Norwich Festival.

Florence and the Machine performing at the Sound of Change Live concert held at Twickenham Stadium, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday June 1, 2013. Photo credit should read: Yui Mok/PA Wire

All you need to know about food, drink, phones and when the first performance starts at the Radio 1 Big Weekend

Earlham Park being transformed for the Radio 1 Big Weekend.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Police have urged festivalgoers heading to the Big Weekend at Earlham Park to watch out for thieves and legal highs.

Earlham Park being transformed for the Radio 1 Big Weekend.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

There will be several road closures in place on Saturday and Sunday from 9am.

Taylor Swift Radio 1 Big Weekend comes to Norwich.

Extra transport has been arranged to cope with the thousands of people travelling to the Big Weekend at Earlham Park.

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BBC Radio 1 DJ Chris Stark said Sigma was on his must-see list for the Big Weekend, along with making sure he got to hear new music.

Earlham Park being transformed for the Radio 1 Big Weekend.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

The Radio 1 Big Weekend will see thousands catch the bus, train and taxi to Earlham Park for Europe’s biggest free festival.

The Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2015 Ns at the Forum. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY.

A capacity audience for the Philharmonia’s visit to the festival, with the band on top form for a programme of popular repertoire.

The Neutrinos rehearsing for their show Live and Loud at Norwich Arts Centre.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Norwich band The Neutrinos is set to completely transform Norwich Arts Centre for a special gig tomorrow.

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