The girls dash round the UK before Liam Gallagher junior makes his appearance...

ALL SAINTS have announced details of their return to touring.

The group follow up their appearances at the V2000 festivals and London’s G-A-Y club with an extensive UK tour for May 2001, before Nicole Appleton is scheduled gives birth to her and Liam Gallagher’s child.

The dates are as follows:

Manchester Apollo (May 6)

Glasgow Clyde Auditorium (10)

Aberdeen E&CC (12)

Edinburgh Playhouse (13)

Sheffield City Hall (15)

Plymouth Pavilions (18)

Brighton Centre (19)

Cardiff Arena (20)

Bournemouth International Centre (22)

Birmingham NIA (23)

Hammersmith Apollo (26, 27, 29)

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The next single from the band’s ‘Saints & Sinners’ album will be ‘All Hooked Up’, released through London Records on January 15.