One Direction gigs going ahead

One Direction
One Direction

Organisers of the One Direction concerts at Belfast’s SSE Arena have said Wednesday and Thursday’s gigs will happen as planned.

It followed a last-second cancellation on Tuesday night, when the arena – formerly known as the Odyssey – was filled with audience members.

The organisers said: “Tonight’s One Direction concerts in SSE Arena, Belfast, will be going ahead as planned.

“Once again we apologise for the cancellation of last night’s One Direction show.

“We thank everyone for their understanding and their good wishes to Liam.

“Tuesday’s concert has been rescheduled for this Friday 23rd October. All tickets from last night’s postponed concert will be valid for Friday.

“For anyone not able to attend the rescheduled Show on Friday, please contact point of purchase for detail of how to obtain a refund.”