Published: 06:05, 10 May 2019
Westlife fans in Kent will be able to see the band play their final, sold-out show of their 2019 tour without leaving the county.
The band's The Twenty Tour marks 20 years since their debut single hit the No.1, and is the first time they have performed together since 2012.
The sold-out final show by Shane, Nicky, Mark, and Kian, which is at Croke Park, Dublin, on Saturday, July 6, but is set to be broadcast live via satellite to cinemas.
Ten cinemas across the county will stage the screening and tickets are now on sale.
The tour - the band's fastest selling of all time - is coupled with their two new singles Hello My Love and Better Man going straight to the top of the iTunes charts around the world. Some 400,000 tickets were sold in just 48 hours for The Twenty Tour.
The live broadcast will see the pop kings perform new songs, alongside their greatest hits and all 14 of their UK No.1 hits including as Swear It Again, Flying Without Wings, You Raise Me Up and Unbreakable.
The band said: “We have been overwhelmed with the incredible reaction to the tour and we’re so happy that our fans will now have the chance to enjoy the show in cinemas across the world. Croke Park has always been a special place for us and we can’t wait to be back there. It’s going to be a phenomenal night.”
Westlife have sold more than 55 million records worldwide and are the only band to have their first seven singles enter the UK chart at No.1. They have had 33 No.1 albums worldwide.
The screening, presented by CinemaLive, will come to the Odeon cinema in Maidstone, Chatham and Tunbridge Wells, Cineworld in Rochester and Ashford, the Ashford Picturehouse, Showcase Cinema, Bluewater, Trinity Theatre in Tunbridge Wells and The Criterion Blue Town.
For tickets to watch Westlife: The Twenty Tour Live from Croke Park, at 8pm on Saturday, July 6 visit westlifeincinemas.com
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