The star follows her UK festival appearances with a batch of shows in the UK and Ireland...

PJ HARVEY has confirmed details of a UK and Irish tour.

The star, who played at last weekend’s T In The Park festival, will play a run of shows in September. It will be her first UK and Irish tour since September 2001.

The dates are at: Dublin Olympia (September 1)

Belfast Waterfront (2)

Glasgow Carling Academy (4)

Manchester Carling Apollo (5)

Leeds University (7)

Nottingham Rock City (8)

Cambridge Corn Exchange (9)

Birmingham Carling Academy (11)

Bristol Carling Academy (12)

Brighton Dome (14)

London Carling Hammersmith Apollo (15)

For ticket availability, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.

PJ Harvey plays three sold-out dates in London this week, at Somerset House (July 13/14) and Brixton Academy (15).