Cliff Richard The Great 80 UK tour: Tour dates, tickets and everything else you need to know

Sir Cliff Richard is to embark on a nationwide tour, including stops in Blackpool and Manchester to coincide with his 80th birthday next year.

Monday, 14th October 2019, 9:45 am
Updated Monday, 14th October 2019, 10:45 am
Sir Cliff Richard is to embark on a nationwide tour

The veteran entertainer will celebrate the milestone in October next year, with his first tour date taking place a month earlier.

Sir Cliff will kick off The Great 80 Tour at the Gateshead Sage in September, before performing in Blackpool and Manchester.

The pop legend will cap off the tour with two dates at London's Royal Albert Hall on October 12 and 13.

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He is one of the most successful musicians ever, having sold more than 250 million records worldwide.

The singer launched his career in the 1950s with his backing group The Shadows and has been a fixture of the charts ever since, becoming the only singer to have a number one single in the UK in five consecutive decades.

Here is everything we know so far about the tour:

Where and when will Cliff Richard be performing on his UK tour?

GATESHEAD SAGEWed 23 Sept 2020

GLASGOW Royal Concert HallFri 25 Sept 2020

BLACKPOOL Opera HouseSun 27 Sept 2020

BIRMINGHAM Symphony HallTue 29 Sept 2020

NOTTINGHAM Royal Concert HallFri 2 Oct 2020

SHEFFIELD City HallSun 4 Oct 2020

MANCHESTER Bridgewater HallTues 6 Oct 2020

BOURNEMOUTH BIC Windsor HallThur 8 Oct 2020

BRIGHTON CentreSat 10 Oct 2020

LONDON Royal Albert HallMon 12 Oct 2020

LONDON Royal Albert HallTues 13 Oct 2020

When do tickets go on sale?

Pre-sale tickets will be available for online fan club members from 9am on Tuesday, October 22, 2019, with tickets going on general sale 9am on Friday, October 25, 2019.