MORE details are being revealed surrounding two new festivals coming to Upton-Upon-Severn this year.

The Malvern Gazette previously reported how Upton 48 is bringing the Spring Fling and Oktoberfest events to the town this year, wit the Spring Fling is running from March 13-15 and Oktoberfest from October 9-11.

Upton 48 derives its name from the concept of having 48 gigs spread across 11 venues, taking place over 48 hours.

Confirmed venues for Spring Fling include The Swan, The Anchor, The Boathouse, The King's Head and The White Lion and this week, The Star Inn was confirmed as the Spring Fling's folk and indie venue.

In addition, Little Upton Muggery will see Groovyhead will be perform from 7.30pm on March 13. On March 14, Hot Tubes will be playing from 7.30

Oktoberfest will feature the same spread of 48 gigs across eleven venues in 48 hours, with exact details to be confirmed later this year.

On the Upton 48 website, it says: "It's been an exciting month for the Upton48 team, with plans in full swing for March's Spring Fling.

"In late October, our chair met with Malvern Hills District Council to discuss potential funding for promotional materials.

"We are pleased to say that the talk was a success, so keep an eye out for Upton48's banners and flyers appearing in the coming months."

For more information about the festivals, go to the Upton 48 Facebook page.