James Arthur is heading to Manchester’s AO Arena this week to play one show in the city.

The singer-songwriter will bring his Bitter Sweet Love world tour (named after his second album) to Manchester.

If you’re attending the show, here’s everything you need to know ahead of time.

When is James Arthur coming to Manchester’s AO Arena?

James Arthur will take to the stage at the arena on Friday, March 15.

How to get tickets to see James Arthur

James Arthur’s tour has proved hugely popular with many shows selling out.

However, if you haven’t got your tickets yet, there is limited availability for the show this week.

You can buy them via the AO Arena website.

What is the seating plan like at AO Arena?

If you’ve got your tickets and want to know what your view will be like, you can visit the Ticketmaster website to see the seating plan of the arena.

When do doors open for the James Arthur show?

James Arthur fans can arrive at the AO Arena for 6pm as this is when doors will open.

The arena asks that visitors arrive in plenty of time to make sure they can get through security and find their seats before the shows.

The show is expected to start at 7.30pm but timings could change.

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What is the bag policy at the AO Arena?

AO Arena urges visitors to bring only minimal personal belongings to the venue and only one small bag per person is allowed.

But, if you need to bring a bag, this is the criteria it must meet:

  • Bags must be no bigger than 30cm wide x 40cm long x 20cm deep (approximately A3 size)
  • Bags that can be worn on your back can’t be any bigger than 30cm wide x 20cm long x 20cm deep (approximately A4 size)
  • Backpacks are not allowed into the venue

You can find out more about the concert and venue via the AO Arena website.