The initial Reading and Leeds line-ups have now been announced - as originally predicted by Room Thirteen.

The festival once again returns to Reading and Leeds on Friday 26th August for three days.

The initial line-up is only part of the bill with more bands added to the main Stage, Radio One Stage, Concrete Jungle Stage, Carling Stage and Comedy/Dance stages.

Tickets are available over the web and from The Asotira, The Garage and Mean Fiddler's Head Office (16 High Street, Harlesden, NW10).

Tickets can also be purchased by post with cheques or postal orders payable to Reading Festival Ltd.. The cheques should be for 125.50 + 3.75 P&P if ordering more than 4 tickets and should include an SAE. These should be sent to Reading 2005, PO Box 1707, London NW10 4LW. Cheques payment will not be accepted after 7th August 2005. Tickets are limited to 8 per household or 4 if purchased in person. Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.

Tickets for the entire weekend are priced 125 plus booking fee.

The full line-up is available here.

Tickets are priced 125 for the weekend and can be purchased here.