Big new tour

Laura White
Laura White

FORMER X Factor singer Laura White is set to announce a UK tour.

The Atherton star was in the final shows of the reality talent show in 2008 and has been plugging at her career since.

She has been in the studio, penning her own tunes and recording, with her first EP What My Mother Taught Me released at the end of last year.

Now the 26-year-old has teased fans on Twitter with hints of big news, including an arena tour, as she said: “So who’s excited to hear I’m soon going to announce my first UK Tour????? *biggggg,” later tweeting: “Will be doing arenas soon!x”

She also alluded that she was working with a big star as she posted: “When you are a fan of someone.. and then they get in touch to work with you :0 LOVE.”

The star is also giving away handwritten song lyric sheets from her EP. To find out me follow @Laurawhiteoffic.

The former Fred Longworth High School pupils is also currently gigging in London and she is writing her second EP.

She also tweeted that one of her songs was used as part of a Nelson Mandela tribute on YouTube: