The band preview forthcoming album 'Final Straw'...

Snow Patrol are set to tour the UK in August.

Playing songs from their forthcoming album ‘Final Straw’, the band have announced details of 15 shows. A London date has yet to be confirmed.

The new album will be released on August 4, which will be followed by the single, ‘Spitting Games’, on September 1.

The dates are:

Peterborough The Met (August 10)

Derby Victoria Inn (11)

Cambridge Boat Race (12)

Northampton Soundhaus (13)

Rugeley Rose Theatre (15)

Bristol Louisiana (16)

Cardiff Barfly (18)

Wolverhampton Little Civic (19)

Middlesbrough Cornerhouse (20)

Edinburgh T on the Fringe Festival (22)

Dundee Reading Rooms (23)

Aberdeen Lava (24)

York Fibbers (26)

Ashton Under Lyme Witchwood (27)

Whitehaven Civic Hall (28)

For ticket info, call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.