Cloud 9 Festival is again to take over Love Lane Farm in Cheshire on Saturday, August 6th - offering overnight camping and a 15-hour musical smorgasbord to five thousand musically-inclined onlookers.

2011's event is headlined by album chart-topping starlet Ed Sheeran, indie-pop stalwarts The Futureheads and electronic/guitar amalgamators The SUnshine Underground.

Other acts gracing the event include Clint Boon, Too Young To Love, Rotating Leslie, Scratch Perverts, Cassette Jam, Medicine 8 and Murkage.

Partners with Cloud 9 this year are C.A.L.M. - The Campaign Against Living Miserably - and Headculture, a Manchester charity whose focus is on staving off suicide and depression in young men. In addition to raising awareness for these causes, each organising will be bring its own touch to proceedings, including live graffiti, shisha areasm chill-out tents, chai tea stalls and global cuisine.

More information about this year's Cloud 9 Festival can be found by following this link.