Barcelona, Milan, Ipswich - Ed Sheeran's European tour dates revealed
PUBLISHED: 13:04 20 September 2018 | UPDATED: 17:41 21 September 2018
Ed Sheeran's return to his home county will conclude a bumper European tour with 23 shows across 15 countries.
Suffolk superstar Ed Sheeran have released the official dates for his 2019 European tour, starting in Lyon and ending in Ipswich.
The Castle on the Hill singer will return to his home county on August 23 and 24 for two gigs at Chantry Park, starting at 4pm.
Tickets are due to go on sale on Thursday, September 27 at 10am.
Other key locations featuring in the tour are Lisbon, Barcelona, Rome, Budapest, Prague and Moscow.
Fans have been reacting with delight to the news all morning – with some considering missing their own weddings to catch a glimpse of the Suffolk legend.
Ed has strong links to the area, as he grew up in Framlingham and attended Thomas Mills High School – which is perhaps why he chose our county town to round off his headline tour.
A full list of the European tour dates is below:
May 24: France, Lyon, Groupama Stadium
May 29: France, Bordeaux, Matmut Atlantique
June 1: Portugal, Lisbon, Estadio Da Luz
June 7: Spain, Barcelona, Estadi Olímpic de Montjuïc Lluís Companys
June 11: Spain, Madrid, Wanda Metropolitano
June 14: Italy, Florence, Firenze Rocks
June 16: Italy, Rome, Stadio Olimpico
June 19: Italy, Milan, Stadio San Siro
June 23: Germany, Hockenheim, Hockenheimring
June 28: Austria, Klagenfurt, Wörthersee Stadion
July 3: Romania, Bucharest, Arena Națională
July 7: Czech Republic, Prague, Letiště Letnany
July 12: Latvia, Riga, Lucavsala Park
July 19: Russia, Moscow, Otkritie Arena (Spartak)
July 24: Finland, Helsinki, Malmi Airport
July 28: Denmark Odense Tusindaarsskoven
August 2: Germany, Hannover, Messegelände
August 7: Hungary, Budapest, Sziget Festival
August 10: Iceland, Reykjavik, Laugardalsvöllur
August 16: UK, Leeds, Roundhay Park
August 17: UK, Leeds, Roundhay Park
August 23: UK, Ipswich, Chantry Park
August 24: UK, Ipswich, Chantry Park