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WOMAD Festival
Charlton Park

SN16 9LL

Charlton Park is situated just off the A429 between Cirencester and Chippenham, close to Malmesbury in Wiltshire. 

The site is 7 miles from Junction 17 off the M4, approximately 100 miles from London, 80 miles from Birmingham, and less than 30 miles away from Bath, Bristol, and Swindon. Please follow the yellow AA signs for WOMAD. If using Sat Nav please use SN16 9LL as the postcode.

From the North: Exit M5 J11a, take first exit A417 towards Cirencester. Before Cirencester take A429 southbound towards Malmesbury. Turn left onto B4040, follow signs into the festival.

From the West: Exit M4 J17, take A429 north towards Cirencester. Turn right onto B4040, follow signs into the festival.

From the East: Exit M4 J17, take A429 northbound signposted Malmesbury. Turn right onto B4040, travel for around half a mile and follow signs into the festival.

From the South: Take A350 northbound towards Chippenham. At the M4 J17 roundabout, take second exit A429 northbound towards Malmesbury. After Malmesbury turn right onto the B4040, travel for around half a mile and follow signs into the festival.

We are looking to fill some positions on our Site Team this year. This is the core event team, responsible for the build and break of the festival. There are various length Site Crew and Scrim Team roles and a Site Fleet Manager role. Please see all information on our Jobs page here.

For press enquiries please contact:
0203 176 2700 

Traders applications for 2024 will open soon. For more information and to apply please for this link - TRADERS

For enquiries relating to trading at WOMAD please contact

Please see here for up to date volunteering opportunities. 

Please see the statement regarding the conversation between our partner festival WOMADelaide and 47Soul by clicking here - WOMADelaide Statement.