The band want to help to raise awareness of the illness amongst young and ethnic communities...


are helping to promote a new campaign for CANCER RESEARCH UK on their forthcoming UK tour to raise awareness of cancer amongst young and ethnic communities.

The campaign is set to include a groundbreaking conference in early 2004 to address the supply of cancer information and prevention messages to various sectors of society.

As well as highlighting Cancer Research UK in their forthcoming tour brochure,

Mis-Teeq will also supply free concert tickets and meet children affected by cancer while on tour throughout late September and October.

Alesha from

Mis-Teeq says: “We are really pleased to help support the work that Cancer Research UK is doing within the black community in trying to raise awareness of this disease as cancer does not discriminate against race, age or colour.”

The shows are at:

Liverpool Royal Court Theatre (September 23)

York Barbican Centre (26)

Manchester Apollo Theatre (27)

Middlesbrough Town Hall (28)

Wolverhampton Civic Hall (30)

Bristol Colston Hall (October 1)

Plymouth Pavilions (2)

Nottingham Royal Concert Hall (4)

Cardiff St Davids Hall (5)

Cambridge Corn Exchange (6)

Reading Rivermead (8)

Folkestone Leas Cliff Hall (9)

Southampton Guildhall (11)

Norwich UEA (12)

Oxford Apollo (13)

London Hammersmith Apollo (15)

Ipswich Regent Theatre (16)

For ticket availability call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.