Ella Henderson announces 2015 UK tour dates

Singer lines up 11 date autumn jaunt including two shows at London's O2 Shepherds Bush Empire

Ella Henderson has announced plans for a UK tour.

The singer has lined up 11 shows in October and November for her first headline tour, including two nights at London’s O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire.

Tickets for the jaunt will go on sale at 9am on Friday (March 27). To check the availability of Ella Henderson tickets and get all the latest listings, head to NME.COM/tickets.

“I’m so excited to have my first headline tour coming up,” said Henderson.

“After taking my time to write this record, I now feel ready to finally get these songs up on a stage and bring them to life with my band!

“Performing live is what I feel I was born to do! There really is no better feeling that could match up to the adrenaline rush of a real, live buzz of an audience.”

She will play:

Birmingham O2 Academy (October 25)
Bournemouth O2 Academy (26)
Bristol Colston Hall (27)
Glasgow O2 Academy (29)
Newcastle O2 Academy (30)
Cambridge Corn Exchange (31)
Leeds O2 Academy (2)
Southend Cliff Pavilion (3)
Manchester Albert Hall (5)
London O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire (8,9)

Before that the Lincolnshire singer, who finished sixth in the 2012 series of The X Factor, will support Take That next month.

She will play:

Glasgow SSE Hydro (April 27-28, 30, May 1)
Belfast Odyssey Arena (May 4-5)
Dublin 3Arena (May 8-9)
Birmingham Genting Arena (11-12, 14-16, June 22)
Newcastle Metro Radio Arena (18-19, July 2)
Manchester Arena (21-23, 25-26, 28-30, June 29)
Sheffield Arena (June 1-2)
London O2 Arena (4-6, 8-9, 11-13, 15)