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#Ticket Touts

# ticket-touts - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Poll: Have you ever paid above the odds for a ticket?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you ever paid above the odds for a ticket?

Jul 15th 2021, 7:53 AM 20,116 Views 38 Comments

The President has signed into law a Bill to ban ticket touting for large events.

# ticket-touts - Wednesday 14 July, 2021

Ticket touts: President signs into law bill banning above price resales
# Rip-off
# Rip-off

Ticket touts: President signs into law bill banning above price resales

Jul 14th 2021, 6:06 PM 19,132 Views 41 Comments

Penalties including a fine of up to €100,000 or up to two years imprisonment face anyone caught defying the Sale of Tickets Bill 2021.

# ticket-touts - Monday 24 February, 2020

Two touts jailed in UK for reselling millions worth of tickets for likes of Ed Sheeran and Adele
# Landmark Case
# Landmark Case

Two touts jailed in UK for reselling millions worth of tickets for likes of Ed Sheeran and Adele

Feb 24th 2020, 9:22 PM 20,446 Views 11 Comments

The judge said this “was a case of sustained dishonesty for a number of years”.

# ticket-touts - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Tottenham ban fans for trying to sell Champions League final tickets
# Clamping Down
From The42
# Clamping Down

Tottenham ban fans for trying to sell Champions League final tickets

May 21st 2019, 2:11 PM 5,588 Views 9 Comments

Three season-ticket holders have received ‘indefinite’ suspensions for putting tickets for Liverpool showdown on resale sites.

# ticket-touts - Monday 13 August, 2018

Ticketmaster shuts down Seatwave as pressure mounts from new anti-tout law
# Seatwave
# Seatwave

Ticketmaster shuts down Seatwave as pressure mounts from new anti-tout law

Aug 13th 2018, 9:40 AM 32,608 Views 61 Comments

The move comes after the much-anticipated ticket touting law was approved by Cabinet in July.

# ticket-touts - Friday 23 March, 2018

Fans warned about websites selling fake Rolling Stones tickets
# It's Only Rock N Roll
# It's Only Rock N Roll

Fans warned about websites selling fake Rolling Stones tickets

Mar 23rd 2018, 6:10 AM 11,451 Views 33 Comments

You can’t always get what you want.

# ticket-touts - Monday 5 February, 2018

Poll: Have you ever paid above the odds for a ticket?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you ever paid above the odds for a ticket?

Feb 5th 2018, 8:48 AM 14,316 Views 42 Comments

The CCPC has been investigating suspected breaches in consumer law.

# ticket-touts - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Poll: Have you ever bought a ticket for an event from an unofficial source?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Have you ever bought a ticket for an event from an unofficial source?

Sep 7th 2017, 12:45 PM 14,612 Views 24 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# ticket-touts - Friday 11 August, 2017

'Gouging will not be tolerated': GAA fans told not to risk buying above-face value tickets
# Ticket Touting
# Ticket Touting

'Gouging will not be tolerated': GAA fans told not to risk buying above-face value tickets

Aug 11th 2017, 9:15 AM 14,080 Views 49 Comments

The GAA has moved to cancel tickets for the Dublin-Tyrone game that are being sold at above face value.

# ticket-touts - Thursday 10 August, 2017

GAA responds to touts by cancelling Dublin-Tyrone tickets being sold above face value
# Ticket Touts
From The42
# Ticket Touts

GAA responds to touts by cancelling Dublin-Tyrone tickets being sold above face value

Aug 10th 2017, 3:22 PM 30,763 Views 63 Comments

“Supporters and members are urged not to buy tickets from unofficial sources for above face value as they risk purchasing tickets that may be cancelled.”

# ticket-touts - Monday 10 July, 2017

Promoters issue warning as Ed Sheeran tickets pop up on resale websites at inflated prices
# Ticket Touts
# Ticket Touts

Promoters issue warning as Ed Sheeran tickets pop up on resale websites at inflated prices

Jul 10th 2017, 12:39 PM 21,195 Views 26 Comments

Over 300,000 tickets have been sold for the singer’s seven dates in Cork, Galway, Dublin and Belfast.

# ticket-touts - Friday 2 June, 2017

Over '10,000 unscrupulous applications' made for free tickets to Manchester benefit gig
# Ticket Touts
# Ticket Touts

Over '10,000 unscrupulous applications' made for free tickets to Manchester benefit gig

Jun 2nd 2017, 9:19 AM 19,167 Views 28 Comments

Ticketmaster said it was aiming to ensure that “opportunists and touts” do not get their hands on tickets for the gig.

# ticket-touts - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Garth Brooks tickets going for as much as €300 online
# Prices In High Places
From The Daily Edge
# Prices In High Places

Garth Brooks tickets going for as much as €300 online

Jan 30th 2014, 12:49 PM 13,784 Views 42 Comments

Oh dear.

# ticket-touts - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Gardaí warn fans to beware of ticket scams
# Ticket Touts
# Ticket Touts

Gardaí warn fans to beware of ticket scams

Sep 21st 2013, 2:25 PM 13,581 Views 25 Comments

With punters willing to part with thousands for tickets, touts are circling and supporters are being warned to beware.

# ticket-touts - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Police nab Old Trafford scalpers... selling Lord Ferg's tickets
# D'oh!
From The42
# D'oh!

Police nab Old Trafford scalpers... selling Lord Ferg's tickets

Oct 26th 2011, 3:50 PM 376 Views 1 Comment

Tickets from the United manager’s personal allocation were flogged on the black market outside Old Trafford.

# ticket-touts - Friday 30 July, 2010

€10 Arthur’s Day tickets go for up to €300 on eBay
# My Goodness
# My Goodness

€10 Arthur’s Day tickets go for up to €300 on eBay

Jul 30th 2010, 3:26 PM 299 Views 0 Comments

The ticket touts come out in force.