The young popsters will rub shoulders with the Sex Pistols and The Police

[b]Kaiser Chiefs[/b] have been confirmed as headliners for next Summer’s [b]Isle Of Wight Festival[/b].

The band from Leeds led by Ricky Wilson, will headline the 2008 festival on the event’s opening night (June 13).

The Kaiser Chiefs join the [b]Sex Pistols[/b] and [b]The Police[/b] as bill headliners.

The Pistols and Police, as previously reported, both reunited this year in celebration of their 30th anniversaries.

Tickets for the 2008 festival, which takes place June 13 – 15, go on general sale on December 10, however ferry company Red Funnel have an exclusive pre-sale offer starting three days earlier.

From December 7, Isle of Wight festival tickets can be bought on their own or as part of a travel package, with weekend tickets including camping at £130 for adults and £65 for children (subject to handling and postage charge). Non-camping tickets are also available.

See the bookings website for more details or phone the ticket hotline 0871 222 1010.

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