Girls Aloud To Play Capital FM Jingle Bell Ball 2012

The 'Something New' five-piece are the surprise act announced for day two of this year's Jingle Bell Ball.

Girls Aloud will play the second night of this year's Capital FM Jingle Bell Ball, it's been announced. 

The event takes place at the O2 arena in London on the 8th and 9th December.

Cheryl Cole, Nadine Coyle, Nicola Robert, Sarah Harding and Kimberley Walsh will perform at the event just days after the release of their new greatest hits collection 'Ten'. 

The Jingle Bell Ball will also mark Girls Aloud's first major UK live arena show since their announced their reunion earlier this year. 

In addition to the girl group, the second night of this year's Jingle Bell Ball will feature performances from the likes of Pink, Example and Calvin Harris. 

The Wanted, Conor Maynard and Rita Ora will also perform on the second day of the Jingle Bell Ball.

Jingle Ball Ball tickets for the Sunday event go on general sale on Monday (12th November 2012) at 8am. 

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The first night of the Jingle Bell Ball will feature performances from Bruno Mars, Cheryl Cole, Lawson, Little Mix, One Direction, The Script, Rizzle Kicks and JLS.