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Paul Weller follows this month’s English tour with a nine-date trek round the UK in October.

The Modfather, who is preparing the release of a new album, tentatively titled ‘Illumination’, in September, plays:

Brighton Centre (October 12)

Milton Keynes Sanctuary (13)

Glasgow Braehead Arena (16)

Newcastle Telewest Arena (18)

Birmingham NEC (19)

Cardiff International Arena (21)

Hull Arena (26)

Nottingham Arena (27)

Bournemouth International Centre (29)

Tickets are £25 and go on sale this Thursday (July 4) at 9am. They can be purchased through the NME 24 Hour Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.