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Boy band One Direction have announced an additional performance in Newcastle to meet demand for tickets.
The extra show will take place on Tuesday 27 October 2015.
The group take in the North East during a month long tour next year.
They start their three day run at the Metro Radio Arena on 25 October.
The world's most popular boy band, One Direction, has announced a return to Newcastle as part of their next tour of the UK.
The band will perform at the Metro Radio Arena for two nights in 2015 - Saturday October 25th and Sunday October 26th.
Tickets will go on sale in five days.
Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne of One Direction last performed in the North East in May this year when they appeared at Sunderland's Stadium of Light.
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The clean-up is in full swing today after One Direction's concert in Sunderland last night.
It is one of the Stadium of Light's biggest ever gigs.
52,000 fans welcomed One Direction to the Stadium of Light in Sunderland last night.
Some of them spoke to ITV News Tyne Tees after the concert.
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The footage has received a mixed reaction from fans. A spokesman for One Direction says that the matter is in the hands of their lawyers.
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