WWE News: Glasgow To Host Raw & Smackdown, Full UK Nov Tour

With WWE winding up it’s April 2016 tour, the company have announced the dates and locations for the final European main roster tour. As always, WWE will be venturing into Europe before heading into a 6 day tour of the UK and Ireland. The Monday and Tuesday will see WWE tape Raw and Smackdown. Traditionally, the April tour see’s London host Raw & Smackdown, whilst the November tour rotates between Birmingham, Manchester, Sheffield and Liverpool.

For the first time in WWE history, a live show will be recorded in Scotland. The 13,000 seater SSE Hydro in Glasgow will be the arena of choice. No doubt the rise in popularity of wrestling in Scotland is a huge factor in this decision. Insane Championship Wrestling (ICW) has rose to huge popularity in recent years. In fact, a few weeks later ICW will host ICW: Fear & Loathing IX on November 20th at the same arena.

Below are the full dates for WWE’s November tour of the UK. Raw and Smackdown will be taped from Glasgow. Tickets will go on sale April 23rd.

* November 4th: London (Wembley Arena)
* November 5th: Manchester
* November 5th: Minehead (Butlins)
* November 6th: Newcastle
* November 6th: Leeds
* November 7th: Glasgow (RAW)
* November 8th: Glasgow (SmackDown)
* November 9th: Birmingham
* November 10th: Cardiff

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