The Libertines have announced a fifteen-date Christmas jaunt across the UK in November and December, including two shows at London’s O2 Forum the scene of the bands legendary shows in December 2003.

Tickets for these up close and personal shows, for what is The Libertines’ first tour in two years, go on sale at 9:00am on Friday 16th April and are available from:

The full dates are:

25th Thursday Bournemouth O2 Academy
26th Friday Brighton Centre
27th Saturday Norwich UEA
29th Monday Birmingham O2 Academy
30th Tuesday Leeds O2 Academy

1st Wednesday Edinburgh Usher Hall
3rd Friday Newcastle O2 Academy
4th Saturday Liverpool Uni The Mountford Hall
6th Monday Manchester Academy
9th Thursday Cardiff University Great Hall
10th Friday London O2 Forum Kentish Town
11th Saturday London O2 Forum Kentish Town
13th Monday Bristol O2 Academy
14th Tuesday Nottingham Rock City
16th Thursday Sheffield O2 Academy