Hartlepool Marina will see it's first ever musical festival this September with local lads The Jar Family taking a starring role.

Bands from across the region, including Frankie & The Heartstrings and Hyde and Beast will be playing at the former Jacksons Landing site.

The latest news is that Alabama 3 have been added to the line-up.

There will be over fifteen artists over two stages on Saturday 19th September and ticket prices will be at an affordable £6 each.

Radio Hartlepool will be giving away exclusive prizes very soon, so stay tuned!

Meanwhile for further information visit www.wearefamilyfestival.com