SUPERSTAR Prince has rebelled against ticket touts
by refusing to sell advance briefs for his UK shows.
He'd appealed to a tax tribunal against orders to pay almost PS200,000 plus interest of more than PS22,000 from the income of two companies, Ticket Tout
Ltd and Ticketout Ltd.
And Bruce, 58 - a well-known ticket tout
, fixed it all.
UNDERCOVER fraud officers arrested two suspected ticket touts
in an operation to target organised gangs in the run-up to the Olympics.
are being targeted by police as the city prepares to host Olympic football matches at the Ricoh Arena.
But yesterday ticket touts
did not seem to be getting it all their own way.
face fines of up to pounds 5,000 if they sell tickets to concerts or sports events at more than ten per cent above the official price, under new laws backed by a West Midlands MP.
It came as a German ticket tout
who tried to sell pounds 23,000 of passes was fined pounds 435.
PASSPORT TO TROUBLE: The pounds 72 ticket tout
Mick Williams sold for for pounds 400; BAR: Where tout operates; SAPPORA: The stadium where England play Argentina; STREET DEAL: Reporter Andy Gardner (top left) arranges the illegal ticket sale with cap-wearing tout Mick Williams among unsuspecting fans and passers by in the centre of Tokyo
POLICE are investigating Manchester United security chief Ned Kelly's business dealings over the last 10 years - after the Sunday Mirror exposed him as a ticket tout
To all intents and appearances this would appear to be a ticket tout
advertising through a local paper that campaigns against ticket touts
- which is a tad confusing, what do you think?
Yet despite this senior FA official being outed as a ticket tout
, she hasn't been sacked.