Coldplay to headline Christmas charity show at London O2 Arena – ticket details

Band will be joined by Tinie Tempah, Emeli Sande' and Alan Partridge for the fundraiser

Coldplay have announced that they will be headlining a show at London‘s O2 Arena to raise money for the children’s charity Kids Company next month.

The band will headline the 20,000 capacity venue on December 10 in an event titled Under 1 Roof. They will be supported by Tinie Tempah and Emeli Sande’ at the show, with comedians Rob Brydon and Steve Coogan also booked to perform. Coogan will be performing his set in character as Alan Partridge.

Coldplay are active supporters of Kids Company and previously donated £1 million to the charity in 2009. To find out more about the charity and the show itself, visit

Coldplay will play a massive UK tour next summer, playing a total of seven football stadiums. They will also play a short UK arena tour next month.

Tickets go onsale on Friday (November 25) at 9am (GMT). To check the availability of Coldplay tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

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