Just a quick reminder that The Pogues set off on their Christmas tour from tomorrow, dates below.  Seventh annual Christmas tour 2009        As much a part of Christmas as mince pies and hangovers, The Pogues return for more dates in December 2009.  For the previous seven years now the band have celebrated the season by bringing their unique mix of traditional Irish folk, punk and classic songwriting to halls around the country.   The Pogues, who have just completed a US tour,  will see out the decade with such classics as 'Streams of Whiskey', 'Sally MacLennane', 'A Rainy Night In Soho' and of course, everybody's favourite Christmas song 'A Fairytale of New York' alongside many more.     Reunited once again The Pogues will be performing live at:        December    2 December            BELFAST, St. George's Market    4 December            DUBLIN, Olympia Theatre    5 December            DUBLIN, Olympia Theatre    6 December            DUBLIN, Olympia Theatre    9 December            NEWCASTLE, O2 Academy  10 December            GLASGOW, O2 Academy 12 December            SHEFFIELD, O2 Academy  13 December            MANCHESTER, Apollo  14 December            LEEDS, O2 Academy   16 December            BIRMINGHAM, O2 Academy 18 December            LONDON, Brixton O2 Academy 19 December            LONDON, Brixton O2 Academy     24 hr cc hotline: 0871 2200 260 or buy online: www.gigsandtours.com <http://www.gigsandtours.com/>        "They are as fiery and as potent as ever." (Q Magazine)  "The whole experience is utterly uplifting." (The Telegraph)  "Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without The Pogues." (The Big Issue)                          www.pogues.com <http://www.pogues.com/> 
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