Positive steps towards a more consumer-focused rail retail industry

The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) today concluded its review of the rail retail market, which focused on how tickets are sold to passengers. Responding to recommendations made over the course the review, train operators have committed to giving third parties, such as online retailers, greater input into decision making processes around the sale … Read more

Venues confirmed and Wristbands on sale for Chorley Live

Organisers of the popular Chorley Live event can now announce the venues taking part in this year’s live entertainment extravaganza, with wristbands now available to purchase at just £5. Chorley Council has teamed up once again with The Creative Network to hold the weekend event which has proved to be a massive hit for the … Read more

Music and sports fans at risk of huge rise in online ticket fraud, warn councils

People desperate to attend major pop concerts, music festivals and sporting events this summer face a greater risk of falling victim to criminals after online ticket fraud soared by 55 per cent, councils warned today. More than £5 million was lost to online ticket fraud in the UK in 2015 – up from £3.35 million … Read more

Legend – A tribute to Bob Marley and The Wailers in Wigan

Legend – A tribute to Bob Marley and The Wailers are performing a concert in Wigan. The concert is on at The Old Courts, Crawford Street in Wigan on Saturday 30th April at 8pm. Legend are dedicated to the life and music of the late, great Bob Marley. There is support at the concert from … Read more