The Script has confirmed details of its first headline U.K. arena tour.

The Irish pop act will play 11 venues commencing at Liverpool Echo Arena (March 14) and closing at Cardiff Arena (March 29). The SJM-promoted tour calls at London's O2 Arena on March 26.

"Science and Faith" (Phonogenic/Sony Music) bowed at No. 1 on the Official Charts Co album listing this month with first-week sales of 71,000.