Photo by Conal McSweeney.
People going to the Electric Picnic will be able to use a contactless payment service at this year's festival.
It will allow payments to be made at all the festival’s bars and at many of food vendors and merchandise stalls.
To avail of the facility you will need a contactless card or mobile pay-enabled smartphone.
The service is being run in conjunction with the Electric Picnic by AIB and Visa.
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