The Police sell out UK comeback dates

All tickets gone in an hour

The Police’s UK dates on their comeback tour have sold out on the day the tickets went on sale (March 9).

More than 120,000 tickets snapped up after they went onsale at 9am this morning.

The Birmingham (September 4) and Manchester (October 15) arena shows were the first to go in just half-an-hour.

Twickenham Stadium (September 8) in London followed, selling in just under an hour, and Cardiff Millennium Stadium (October 19) went quickly after that.

The Police will open their European tour at the Globe Arena in Stockholm on August 29, following sold out dates in North America, opening in Vancouver on May 28.

Further tour dates are being added to the European line-up, the latest one being the SAP Arena in Mannheim on October 10.

The full lust of dates is as follows:

Stockholm Globe Arena (August 29)

Birmingham NIA (September 4)

London Twickenham Stadium (8)

Hamburg AOL Arena (11)

Amsterdam ArenA (13)

Prague Sazka (16)

Vienna Stadhalle (19)

Munich Olympiastadion (22)

Barcelona Olympic Stadium (27)

Paris Stade de France (29)

Mannheim SAP Arena (October 10)

Dusseldorf LTU Arena (13)

Manchester MEN Arena (15)

Cardiff Millennium Stadium (19)

The tour will also visit Italy, Switzerland, Belgium and Denmark, with additional cities and venues to be announced.