Ed Sheeran announces summer 2018 stadium tour
Global singing superstar Ed Sheeran has announced a nationwide UK summer stadium tour for 2018.
The Yorkshire-born Shape Of You hitmaker, who topped the bill at last weekend's Glastonbury Festival, will appear in Manchester, Newcastle, London and Cardiff next summer - with two dates at Wembley Stadium.
The dates are:
Etihad Stadium, Manchester - 24 May
St James' Park, Newcastle - 8 June
Wembley Stadium, London - 15 and 16 June
Principality Stadium, Cardiff - 22 June
A spokesman said: "Following his triumphant Glastonbury Festival headline performance, Ed Sheeran is delighted to announce his nationwide 2018 UK stadium tour, marking the biggest tour of his career to date.
"Kicking-off at Manchester's Etihad Stadium on 24 May, Ed will follow with shows in Newcastle (St James’ Park – 8 June) and London (2 x Wembley Stadium’s – 15/16 June), before closing at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium on 22 June."
Tickets are available on general sale from 10am on Saturday 8 July.