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robdabanktheportFollowing the huge success of ‘The Port’ last year, Bestival organisers have brought back the mighty HMS Bestival ship and the landlocked arena once again to entertain the crowds this weekend.

The ‘boat’ isn’t quite as it seems however, with HMS Bestival having been made from wood and metal in-situ replicating the looks of a real seaworthy ship.

Bestival curator Rob Da Bank opened proceedings this lunchtime as the hour-long party drew in the crowds as Bestival 2014 gets into full swing with the likes of Bella Sarris, Hot Since 82, Eats Everything and Svem Vath performing on The Port stage later today.

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HMS Bestival and The Port arena can be located in the far West corner near to Bollywood Field.

Photograph: Bestival

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