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A TRIP to Glastonbury and the world famous Worthy Farm is a rite of passage for any music fan. But festival-goers didn't get their fix of Glastonbury festival in 2018- here's why… There was no Glastonbury festival in 2018 because it was a 'fallow year' to help the land to take a break from the crowdsAP:Associated Press Why was there no Glastonbury in 2018? As you probably already know, Glastonbury takes place on Worthy Farm – which is a working dairy farm in Pilton, Somerset. Every six years, the festival is put on hold because of a 'fallow year' to prevent excessive damage to the site. 2018 was a fallow year – hence no Glastonbury festival this year. The organisers said they were giving "the farm, the village and the festival team the traditional year off". The world famous event once again takes place at Worthy FarmGetty Images Were there plans for the festival to be moved from Worthy Farm? Determined not to let Glasto's 160,000 yearly revellers down, organiser Michael Eavis had hoped to move the ...