Win tickets to see Magnum and Big Country at Rock & Bike fest


The Rock & Bike festival roars back to South Normanton’s Carnfield Hall from July 16-19 with Magnum and Big Country this year’s star attractions.

And we have a pair of tickets, worth £80, on offer to the winner of our Rock & Bike competition below.

Magnum, including original founder members frontman Bob Catley and guitarist Tony Clarkin, are best known for their 1985 album On A Storyteller’s Night and 1986 follow-up Wings of Heaven, the latter spawning three top 40 singles.

Big Country managed to evoke the sound of bagpipes and traditional Scotland through their guitar work.

Also on the bill are Welsh glam metallers Tigertailz, Savage, Fahran, Chase The Ace, Stone, Take Me Home, Down In One, MRB, and House of Thieves, plus lots of tribute acts.

There will be a Custom and Classic Bike n Trike show.

This family-friendly festival also boasts a wide range of food, real ales, trade stores, a RockAoke marquee,fairground rides and archery

The Rock & Bike Festival will take place in the grounds of the historic Carnfield Hall estate. Gates open at noon on July 16, and close at noon on July 19.

To be in with a chance of winning, name Thunder’s celebrity drummer, who performed at the festival last year and will be back again this summer. Email your entry to by June 29, with your daytime telephone number

Tickets are £40 a ticket for the event. Tickets are available from, among others, The Groom Room, Tibshelf, Devil Made Me Do it Tattoo Shop, Clay Cross.