Comedian Peter Kay has cancelled his ‘Peter Kay Live Arena Tour’.

The star has said the cancellation is due to ‘unforeseen circumstances’ within the Kay family.

The tour was set to take place from April 2018 to June 2019, marking his return to the stage after an eight-year hiatus.

A statement on Peter Kay’s Twitter page reads:

Twitter: @peterkay_co_uk

How to get a refund on Peter Kay tickets

If you have purchased tickets for the Peter Kay Live Arena Tour, refunds will be issued from the original point of purchase.

The statement explained: ‘Customers for Peter Kay’s Live Arena Tour and Dance For Live shows will be refunded from their original point of purchase and any specific ticket queries should be directed to them.’