STUDENTS from across Mid Cheshire are being given the chance to watch the region’s biggest live music festival free of charge.

Organisers of Whatfest 2009 are now looking for volunteers to help stage the three-day extravaganza at Riverside Organic Farm, Whatcroft - which starts on Friday, July 17.

A series of volunteering packages are available with roles from car parking to running errands for bands.

For an application form, or for more information email Martin Eastwood on or call 07843286746.