Organisers will launch festival for town with a weekend event

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A LAUNCH party is due to be held for a festival.

GosFest 2014 organiser Paul Cobb is holding the event this Saturday.

Mr Cobb said: ‘Plans are firmly on track for GosFest 2014 and it is set to be a very popular and successful event.

‘The line-up is looking amazing with something for everyone.’

The festival runs from August 7 to 10 at Walpole Park, in Gosport. A rival festival is being held at the same place on July 18 and 19.

That is being run by Gosport Community Waterfront Festival Limited.

Mr Cobb’s firm is Gosport Festivals Ltd.

He is holding a party and networking session for sponsors and business partners on Saturday.

The launch party starts at 6pm at The Fighting Cocks Pub, in Alverstoke, on Saturday.