Russell Howard and Bill Bailey to feature at Reading and Leeds festival

The likes of Katherine Ryan and Lee Nelson also join the bill for the August bank holiday weekender.

Ben Smith

Last updated: 20th Jul 2016.
Originally published: 12th Jul 2016

Image: Russell Howard

Reading festival and Leeds festival have announced the full line up for their Alternative Stage.

There will be appearances from comedians of arena sized proportions such as Russell Howard and Bill Bailey with the latter bringing his Limboland world tour to the festival. Check out Howard's performance on his Comedy Central show below.

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The likes of sharp tongued Katherine Ryan and serial prankster Lee Nelson will also feature and elsewhere on the line up there's flamboyant TV presenter Russell Kane and Impractical Jokers' Joel Dommett.

As well as comedy, the Alternative stage will also play host to a special late night performance from Grandmaster Flash who will be performing a huge set with turntablist DJ Yoda (Leeds only).

Check out the Reading Festival 2016 line up and the Leeds Festival 2016 line up for all the acts appearing across the weekend.

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