Take That announce huge 2015 UK and Ireland arena tour
Take That have announced a huge UK and Ireland arena tour for next year.
The pop veterans will tour in support of their new album III, playing 24 dates in all. Ella Henderson will support at all of the shows.
The shows begin with three dates at Glasgows SSE Hydro Arena on April 28th before moving onto Belfast for two shows there.
The band will then play two shows in Dublin, three in Birmingham, two in Newcastle, five in Manchester, two in Sheffield and will end with five nights at London's O2 Arena.
III is the seventh album of the band's career and their first since 2010's Progress, it will come out on December 1st this year.
III has been recorded as a trio after the departure of founding member Jason Orange. Though Orange only announced his departure two weeks ago, he has made no contribution to the new album.
Take That have worked with a number of big-name collaborators on the new album, including ELO frontman Jeff Lynne, Lily Allen collaborator Greg Kurstin and U2 producer Stuart Price.
Tickets will go onsale on Thursday (November 13th). You can find more details here.
Take That will play:
Glasgow SSE Hydro (April 28, 30, May 1)
Belfast Odyssey Arena (4, 5)
Dublin 3Arena (8, 9)
Birmingham LG Arena (14, 15, 16)
Newcastle Metro Radio Arena (18, 19)
Manchester Arena (21, 22, 23, 25, 26)
Sheffield Motorpoint Arena (June 1, 2)
London O2 Arena (4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9)