Ed Sheeran Announces UK and Ireland Tour

Posted Monday January 6, 2014 9:58 PM GMT

For the first time since 2012, Ed Sheeran will embark on a tour of the UK and Ireland in October.

The red-headed crooner will play twelve shows beginning in Dublin on October 6 and winding up in Glasgow on the 30th.

Of the upcoming shows, and a new album, Ed told reporters, "I can't wait to tour this new record; it's been a long time coming. Looking forward to touring the UK and Ireland once again!"

October 2014 UK and Ireland tour dates:
Monday 6th: Dublin 02 Arena
Wednesday 8th: Belfast Odyssey Arena
Saturday 11th: Leeds First Direct Arena
Sunday 12th: London The O2
Monday 13th: London The O2
Sunday 19th: Birmingham LG Arena
Monday 20th: Birmingham LG Arena
Thursday 23rd: Nottingham Capital FM Arena
Saturday 25th: Newcastle Metro Radio Arena
Monday 27th: Manchester Phones 4U Arena
Tuesday 28th: Manchester Phones 4U Arena
Thursday 30th: Glasgow SSE Hydro Arena

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