Once a year in the hills of Lancashire just outside the tiny village of Sawley, gathers a collection of like minded people, mainly from the surrounding old Mill Towns, but also from much farther afield. They gather to celebrate life and to enjoy some of the best electronic music in one of the most stunning festival settings. This is the Legendary Beatherder and we were sent to Herd Up some beats! We had decided to camp overnight in one of the laybys at the side of the road as we were in a convoy of 4 camper vans and we wanted to ensure that we got sited together. Trundling up the farm lanes it was immediately obvious that this was going to be one wet weekend, standing lakes of water greeted us, although the rain was holding off. Arriving at Beatherder you are immediately struck by how friendly everyone is, with a cheery wave we were directed to the Camper van field which was fairly empty. We made for a horsebox at the far end of the fi ...Read More...