Category Archive: Events Industry News


Skiddle wins two Ticketing Tech Awards

Skiddle won big in Dublin last night, ensnaring two Ticketing Technology Awards at the Ticketing Technology Forum. We went home with the Moving On Up and Customer Service Award, the former recognising how our “re-energised and re-purposed app has improved the user experience for the live music fan”. This was despite competition across the categories from the likes…

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What The Budget could mean for ticket touts

Photo: Ed Sheeran Following the release of yesterday’s budget, it seems the government are serious about tackling the controversial practices of secondary ticketing companies like StubHub, Get Me In and Viagogo. The new proposals follow Prime Minister Theresa May’s response to a question by Nigel Adams at PMQs about Viagogo selling tickets to a cancer…

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Robbie Williams’ management listed tickets straight onto secondary sites according to BBC

Photo: Robbie Williams Despite signing a Harvey Goldsmith petition which deplored the practices of the secondary ticketing market and its industrial scale exploitation of fans, it’s been alleged that Robbie Williams and his management team ie:music has been putting tickets for the singer’s upcoming tour directly onto Get Me In and Seatwave, at inflated prices. As investigated by the Victoria Deryshire…

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