The dates in December vary in size...

OASIS are set to take off on a brief christmas tour of the UK, NME can reveal.

The band will round off a busy year promoting ‘Heathen Chemistry’ with dates starting in Cardiff on December 8 and ending Birmingham on December 18.

As revealed last week on NME.COM, Oasis‘ next single will be a double A side featuring ‘Little By Little’ and ‘She Is Love’, both sung by Noel Gallagher. It will be released on September 23.

The tour dates are Cardiff CIA (December 8-9)

Brighton Centre (11)

Plymouth Pavillions (12)

Sheffield Arena (14)

Liverpool Royal Court (16)

Birmingham NIA (18)

Tickets go on sale at 9a, on August 31, priced £28.50. For availability call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663, or [url=]click here after that time.