Saxon's Nigel Glockler rushed to hospital and rest of UK dates postponed.

British heavy metal legends SAXON have been forced to postpone the remaining dates on their UK tour due to Nigel Glockler's health issues. The drummer was rushed to hospital on Monday night; more details will follow as soon as available.

Says SAXON singer Biff Byford: "Devastating news that our friend and drummer Nigel has been taken ill. We have to postpone all shows until we find out more. He has been taken to hospital in Newcastle. All our thoughts are with Nigel and his family."

The UK shows were due to be the culmination of SAXON's 38-date European "Warriors Of The Road" tour celebrating the band's 35th anniversary. 

The thoughts of everyone at are with Nigel Glockler and his family at this time. We will be posting a review of the show from Leeds on 2 Dec shortly.

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