UK & Ireland Tour of Two Halves announced

We are very pleased to announce that the band will be heading back out on tour in the UK & Ireland this winter, in support of the new album Babel.

And just like the beautiful game, the tour will be split into two halves. Hope to see you in one of the following places…

November – Part One
Wednesday 21st – Torquay, Princess Theatre
Thursday 22nd – Portsmouth, Guildhall
Friday 23rd – Ipswich, Regent Theatre
Sunday 25th – Dundee, Caird Hall
Monday 26th – Carlisle, The Sands Centre
Tuesday 27th – Llandudno, Venue Cymru

December – Part Two
Tuesday 4th – Newcastle, Metro Radio Arena
Wednesday 5th – Glasgow, SECC
Friday 7th – Birmingham, LG Arena
Monday 10th – Manchester, Manchester Arena
Tuesday 11th – London, O2 Arena
Thursday 13th – Cardiff, Motorpoint Arena
Saturday 15th – Belfast, Odyssey Arena
Sunday 16th – Dublin, The O2

Tickets go on general sale via and general ticketing outlets 9am this Friday:

M&S HQ x

Leave a Reply


  1. Torquay to Portsmouth! Have you forgotten about Exeter/Bristol? I am sure you can squeeze a gig in there somewhere. Please please please please please.

  2. Fee Hay says:

    Any more tickets for Ipswich likely to be released please?

  3. rhopper26 says:

    More tickets for London please!!!! Seems so unfair people are allowed to sell tickets on ebay for ridiculous prices – if it was going into mumford and sons pockets id be more willing to spend it but its going to crooks who seems to have unlimited amount of tickets??? please please pleaseeeee! :) xxx

  4. dester says:

    PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISALND AT THE DUNKIN DOUNTS CENTER!!! Please come back! i could not get tickets last time you came, witch was 5 minutes away from me!!! Please the place sits 13,000 people!

  5. becca95 says:

    Please, please please sell more tickets for llandudno! feel like i want to cry been up all day tryingto get tickets! :'(

  6. Dannil83 says:

    Please more tickets for Dundee! I’m gutted I can’t afford the daft prices the crooks are asking!!!!!

  7. sweetkorngirl says:

    Unbelievable!!! Have been trying online and on the phone since 9 this morning to get tickets for the Portsmouth show and no joy – phone constantly engaged and server issues on website and now tickets sold out. Totally gutted : (

  8. SareRendell says:

    Will there be more tickets available for torquay?! Soooo gutted they’re sold out! I was on the website for ages trying to get tickets!:(

  9. Wacky walker says:

    Please release more dates for Belfast! U sold out in 25mins!!! So many people ticketless and gutted! Just like me

  10. EmmaLewis21 says:

    Are the performances in the evening or during the day? and how much are the tickets? someone help!

  11. javipitu says:

    please come to Madrid!! There are so many fans here!!

  12. EmmaLewis21 says:

    How much are the tickets going to be?!?! can’t find a price :S

  13. just registered with my details, screen didn’t ask to create password then it disappeared, now all it does when i try to click on to the sign up/in page is tell me it ‘forbidden’ ….. has the site crashed?

  14. Steve Holman says:

    what about your fans in denmark ? :)

  15. craigtitt says:

    I have registered but can’t seem to get a password can someone help me out here??!!

  16. dester says:

    .. What about USA Arena tour!!!???!?!?! Next year.. Please come back to Providence, Rhode Island and don’t come back to PPAC come to the Dunkin Donuts Center that sits 13,000 people!!!

  17. dester says:

    .. What abut USA Arena tour!!!???!?!?! Next year.. Please come back to Providence, Rhode Island and don’t come back to PPAC come t the Dunkin Donuts Center that sits 13,000 people!!!

  18. lisamurfet says:

    Hey, once you put the password in it takes you to the other page, just keep refreshing it contantly then eventually it will take you to the payment page. hope this helps x

  19. mixie mccarthy says:

    i am trying to buy tickets for the 7th dec and am clicking on but tickets but nothing is happening??? just keeps opening another window, asking me for a password then nothing still?? am i being a total nobber here? please help x

  20. elorajane says:

    Does anybody know who will be supporting?

  21. derrisouthwood says:

    I have been trying to log on let alone purchase tickets since 9.00am – absolutely no joy- so frustrating- does anyone have any suggestions – I have to do some work today!

  22. lisamurfet says:

    I just got thanks for your support too, check your emails and you will have confirmation!

  23. Imgonnalive4eva says:

    Did anybody get a confirmation screen or number when their order went through? Mine just says “Thanks for your support”? I don’t know whether to go through and place another order?!?

  24. Imgonnalive4eva says:

    Found it! What’s the password!?!?!? Mine isn’t working!! Panic!!!

  25. Imgonnalive4eva says:

    Where are you all buying pre-sale tickets from?!?! I can’t find where they are!