The 'Payback The Chicken' jaunt takes place next year...

THE BEES have announced details of their biggest UK tour to date.

The group, who will release another single from their acclaimed album ‘Free The Bees’ to coincide with the dates, will be joined on the ‘Payback the Chicken’ tour by Tom Vek.

The shows are at:

Glasgow Barrowland (February 23)

Manchester Ritz (24)

Leeds University (26)

Nottingham Rock City (27)

Bristol Academy (March 1)

London Carling Brixton Academy (2)

For ticket availability, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.