The Courteeners announce 2008 tour

Band set to hit the road after new single in January

The Courteeners have announced a new UK tour for early next year.

The band will follow the release of single ‘What Took You So Long?’ on January 14 by hitting the road.

They play:

Preston 53 Degrees (January 16)

Hull Welly Club (17)

Warrington Parr Hall (18)

Wolverhampton Civic Bar (19)

Nottingham Rescue Rooms (21)

Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms (22)

Tunbridge Wells Forum (26)

Reading Fuzz Club (27)

Leicester Charlotte (28)

Cambridge Barfly (29)

Peterborough Met Lounge (31)

Oxford Academy (February 1)

Swansea Sin City (2)

Bristol Thekla (4)

Truro L2 Nightclub (5)

Plymouth University (6)

Stoke Sugarmill (7)

Middlesbrough, Arena (9)

Inverness Raigmore (14)

Aberdeen Kef (15)

Dundee Fat Sams (16)

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