Radio 1's Biggest Weekend in Swansea sells out in minutes.

BBC Radio 1's Biggest Weekend Festival sold out in minutes this morning. 

The event takes place on the second bank holiday in May in Swansea, and will see artists including Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift take to the stage.

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Ed Sheeran says: “So excited to be part of The Biggest Weekend this summer! I’ve always loved performing at Big Weekend with Radio 1 and this year it’s going to be even bigger. Bring it on Swansea!”

BBC Music’s The Biggest Weekend is taking place on the late May bank holiday weekend (25-28 May) over four sites in four nations across four days with over 175,000 tickets available to the public and will be the BBC’s biggest ever celebration of music across TV, radio, online and mobile.

Fans who didn't manage to get tickets can watch the event via BBC iPlayer and the Radio 1 website. Coverage will also air on  BBC Radio 1.