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Rod Stewart announces Durham gig

Superstar Rod Stewart is heading to Durham County Cricket Club for one of only two exclusive UK mainland concerts in 2017. He will perform at the Emirates Riverside, the home of Durham County Cricket Club, on Friday 9 June.

Rod Stewart

He will also play at Shrewsbury Town Football Club on Wednesday 7 June.

“We are absolutely thrilled to be working with Rod again this year. These are two very special concerts ahead of the Isle of Wight Festival and we expect them to be hugely popular.

“We have now worked with Rod on numerous occasions and the reception he receives is always absolutely fantastic.

“Rod continues to entertain both his loyal followers and a new generation of fans at every concert and we expect Durham and Shrewsbury to be no exception.”

– Director Peter Taylor

Rod Stewart to return to the North East

Rod Stewart has announced that his new tour is set to roll into the region later this year.

The 'Time' tour, which is showcasing the rocker's new material, is stopping off at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle on Friday 27th September.

Rod Stewart is an official member of the Rock Hall of Fame Credit: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Rod Stewart will also be performing in Leeds, Liverpool and London.

Tickets will go on sale at 9.00am Friday 24th May and are available online, from the booking hotline number 0844 493 6666, and from 10.00am in person at the Metro Radio Arena Box Office.