We finally have a return date for Derry Girls season 2 and oh my god it is so close!

The award-winning show, set in Derry during the troubles, will air it’s second season from Tuesday the 5th of March.

Members of the cast have been hinting that the return date was very close, however, Nicola Coughlan, who plays Clare in the show, took to Twitter to share the news.

Nicola Coughlan on Twitter

The #DerryGirls are back!!! TUESDAY 5th MARCH at 9.15PM on @Channel4 https://t.co/Hlm6a0146H

The news comes after a trailer for the new season was released last week, adding to the excitement surrounding the show’s return.

Erin, Clare, Orla, Michelle and James will be back for another helping of our favourite comedy from Tuesday March 5th, let the countdown begin!