Brooks refunds delayed amid talks

Published Sunday, 13 July 2014
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Ticketmaster has delayed its refunds process for the Garth Brooks concerts.

Brooks refunds delayed amid talks
Country singer Garth Brooks at Croke Park. (© PA)

A statement from the company on Sunday asked fans to "hold on to their tickets for now" amid ongoing efforts to save the Croke Park shows.

Refunds were due to start on Tuesday but that has now been put back to Thursday.

Ticketmaster said: "Ticketmaster understands that negotiations to try and find a resolution to the Garth Brooks concerts situation are still ongoing.

"As a result, Ticketmaster will be delaying commencement of the refunds process until 17 July. We would ask fans to continue to be patient and to hold onto their tickets for now."

American country singer Brooks had sold 400,000 tickets for the five concerts this month but Dublin City Council ruled that only three can go ahead.

During the week Garth Brooks rejected a compromise offer of two matinee shows and three night-time concerts saying it "cannot possibly compare" to the original five night run.

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haribo in Lurgan wrote (133 days ago):
Armagh how did u get ur money back? I don't want to go now either and just want a refund
Annoyed fan in Lurgan wrote (133 days ago):
Aghhhh just give us our money back this is ridiculous!!!
Armagh in Armagh wrote (133 days ago):
Havr already got money back
Em in Belfast wrote (134 days ago):
At this stage i have totally lost the notion of seeing GB and would just like a refund! Initially i was so excited about seeing him at Croke.
Roisin Reynolds in Lurgan wrote (134 days ago):
Really hoping the concerts go ahead as a lot of fans will be let down.. These concerts have been planed from january i believe they have left it to late to be calling it off.. Garth is rite not to do two shows in 1 day he us not a robot.. Please let these concerts go ahead..
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