LATEST: Status Quo have been forced to reschedule a string of dates after learning drummer MATTHEW LETLEY's viral infection is worse than expected.
The rockers pulled Tuesday night's (14Oct08) show in Hull, England due to Letley's illness and now all dates up to the weekend (18Oct08) have been postponed.
The dates effected include a show at the Blackpool Opera House on Wednesday (15Oct08) and two concerts in Manchester.
The cancelled shows will now take place in January (09) Letley has been diagnosed with an upper respiratory tract viral infection, and ordered to rest.
Status Quo manager Simon Porter says, "The band hate to have to reschedule shows and hope that the fans realise that these situations are outside their control.