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Paul Weller has announced a July UK ‘club’ tour.

Paul Weller, who has been recording his new album, tentatively titled ‘Illumination’, will play the shows in the summer as a warm-up for his previously announced date at London Hyde Park on July 28.

The shows are at: Folkestone Cliff Leas Hall (July 3)

Margate Winter Gardens (4)

Middlesbrough Town Hall (9)

Carlisle Sands Centre (10)

Plymouth Pavilions (22)

Southampton Guildhall (23)

Leicester de Montfort Hall (24)

Tickets are priced £23.50 and go on sale this coming Friday (May 17). For availability call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663, or [url=]click here for his already confirmed dates.

‘Illumination’ is due for release in September.