Frank Turner announces 2016 UK and Ireland tour – see full details and ticket information

Singer-songwriter hitting the road in November and December

Frank Turner has announced a massive UK and Ireland tour for this coming winter.

The singer first announced the tour live onstage at Reading Festival, with the full details now revealed.

The dates will kick off on November 16 in Dublin and conclude in Portsmouth on December 14. The support has been confirmed as Esmé Patterson and Felix Hagan and the Family.


Tickets go on general sale Friday (September 2) at 9am. See the dates in full beneath.

Dublin, Olympia (November 16)
Salisbury, City Hall (18)
Liverpool, O2 Academy (21)
Carlisle, Sands Centre (22)
Doncaster, Doncaster Dome (23)
Coventry, Empire (25)
Cardiff, University Great Hall (26)
Oxford, New Theatre (27)
Exeter, Great Hall (28)
Reading, Hexagon (30)
Leeds, University Refectory (December 1)
Aberdeen, Garage (2)
Edinburgh, Usher Hall (3)
Scunthorpe, Baths Hall (5)
Warrington, Parr Hall (6)
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumbria University (7)
Nottingham, Rock City (9)
Bexhill, De La Warr Pavilion (10)
Norwich, Uea (11)
Guilford, G Live (12)
Portsmouth, Guildhall (14)

Frank Turner And The Sleeping Souls played Reading and Leeds Festivals at the weekend, making it a record tenth time in a row that Turner has played at Reading festival.

Turner first played at Reading in 2005 with his old band Million Dead. Arriving on stage to the theme from Jurassic Park, Turner made reference to his Reading Festival record by saying: “I don’t mean to blow my own trumpet, but I’m going to take my moment.”