Frank Turner rounds off an extraordinary year with a near sell-out UK headline tour that covers the length and breadth of the UK and Ireland. Plus a phenomenal festive finale supporting The Pogues at the London O2. Full dates are:

11 Nottingham Rock City SOLD OUT
12 Leeds O2 Academy SOLD OUT
13 Liverpool O2 Academy SOLD OUT
14 Swansea Brangwyn Hall
15 Reading Hexagon SOLD OUT
17 Newcastle O2 Academy SOLD OUT
18 Edinburgh HMV Picture House SOLD OUT
19 Sheffield O2 Academy SOLD OUT
20 Norwich UEA SOLD OUT
22 Margate Winter Gardens
23 Wolverhampton Civic Hall
24 Leamington Spa Assembly SOLD OUT
25 Lincoln Engine Shed
26 Oxford O2 Academy SOLD OUT

28 Brighton Corn Exchange SOLD OUT
29 Southampton Guildhall SOLD OUT
30 Hall For Cornwall, Truro

01 Bath Pavilion SOLD OUT
03 Isle Of Man Villa Marina SOLO
04 Bangor Academy SOLO
06 Cork Cypress Avenue SOLO
07 Galway Roisin Dubh SOLO
08 Belfast Limelight SOLO
09 Dublin Whelans SOLO
10 Dundee Fat Sams SOLO
11 Inverness Ironworks SOLO
12 Aberdeen Lemon Tree SOLO SOLD OUT

20 London O2 Arena – supporting The Pogues

Support for the UK headline shows are Tim Barry and Jim Lockey & The Solemn Sun.

2012 has seen Frank reach dizzying heights of success with a sold out Wembley Arena show back in April as well as performing at the London Olympics Opening Ceremony. His 2011 album ‘England Keep My Bones’ reached over 70,000 sales in the UK, spawning a string of hit singles, and he has even designed his own signature brew beer ‘Believe’ which will be stocked in pubs around the November tour dates. He’s just won the ASCAP Vanguard Award and has been nominated for Best Live Act and Hardest Working Act at the forthcoming AIM Awards. It’s amazing that with all of that going on he’s still found time to write and record a brand new studio album, set for a release in Spring 2013.