Acts jump through hoops as Big Feastival begins

Sophie Greenwood from the Marawa Majorettes at the Big Feastival

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SOPHIE Greenwood showed punters at the Big Feastival how to hula yesterday, as the event opened with musical performances from Reggae Reggae sauce entrepreneur Levi Roots and Abba tribute act Bjorn Again.

Some 20,000 people are thought to have descended on Kingham Farm, near Chipping Norton, for the three-day festival, which is in its fourth year.

It has been organised by landowner and former Blur bassist Alex James, with TV chef Jamie Oliver.

Music will come from Fatboy Slim, Kelis and Laura Mvula today, as well as Jamie Cullum and De La Soul tomorrow, while top chefs while carry out recipe demonstrations.

See Monday's Oxford Mail for a picture special on the festival.

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