Organisers have confirmed that the Big Green Gathering will be back in 2009 for a festival in Somerset at the organic Fernhill Farm near Cheddar Gorge. The festival, whic took a one year break in 2008 after a financially difficult 2007, has now been granted a licence by Mendip Council and will take place between July 29th and August 2nd and will “combine amazing entertainment with practical advice on reducing our carbon footprint” according to Festival Director Penny Kemp.