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Ticket site sees 48% rise in Bieber fans selling tickets

Bieber performing in London last night. Credit: PA

Online ticketing site Viagogo said it had seen an increase in the number of people who had put their seats up for sale in the wake of the singer's late appearance.

The firm said it had seen a 48% rise in listings for his tickets this morning, many trading for less than half the box office price.

Viagogo spokesman Ed Parkinson said: "It seems that parents with younger children have been frightened off by the chance of their kids being kept up beyond their bedtimes, or missing the last trains home."

Watch: Thousands boo as Bieber keeps young fans waiting


Thousands boo as Justin Bieber keeps fans waiting

Lisa Knight told ITV News that she paid £300 for a pair of tickets to Justin Bieber's London concert last night but her 10-year-old daughter was left disappointed after a near two-hour delay.

In this video recorded on Lisa's mobile phone, frustrated fans are heard booing as the Canadian superstar kept the crowd waiting.

The mother said she and her daughter arrived home in Basildon at 1.30am this morning and the 10-year-old went to school tired ahead of her SATs exams.

More Bieber complaints as star 'late' in Nottingham too

Justin Bieber is facing complaints from parents of young fans who had to leave shows early due to his lateness. Credit: PA

Teen superstar Justin Bieber was also an hour late for a concert in Nottingham on Saturday night, according to the Nottingham Evening Post.

"My daughter was just so distraught we had to go before he was even on stage," one mother told the paper. There was no apology or anything – I'm disgusted."

Another parent complained that she paid £330 for her daughter to meet the Canadian singer but the experience lasted "no more than 20 seconds."

Parents: Bieber 'should be ashamed' of treatment of fans

Former Coronation Street actress Wendi Peters said her daughter had to leave the Justin Bieber concert before the end and now "isn't as big a fan as she was."


Gracie isn't as big a Justin Bieber fan as she was ! Had to leave early and now school on 6 hours sleep :( #goodluckeveryone #BieberatTheO2

Twitter user Nicola Gray said her daughter arrived home at 1.30am because of the star's "laziness". She addressed another tweet at the O2 arena demanding a refund of the £68.25 ticket.


Justin bieber should be ashamed my daughter finally arrived home at nearly 1.30am cause of your laziness... Fame has gone to your head boy !

Another mother said it was "awful how late he was":


@daybreak my daughter & niece went to Bieber last night,awful how late he was and can't believe he didn't sing 'believe'on the believe tour!

Bieber arrives late on harness wearing angel wings

The O2 venue in London has apologised to young fans after teenage superstar Justin Bieber was nearly two hours late on stage at his latest concert.

Bieber arrives on stage on a harness and wearing angel wings. Credit: Empics

The Canadian artist was opening the first of four nights at the London venue but failed to start his performance until nearly 10.30pm, just half an hour before the O2's curfew.

Eager fans in the front row appear unperturbed. Credit: Empics

Many youngsters were forced to miss the gig altogether in order to get their last train out of London.

Tickets for the show began at more than £50.


'Chaos' as Bieber arrives 'two hours late' for O2 gig


Justin Bieber has gone onstage at the 02 TWO HOURS late. Thousands of teen stranded, baffled, Mums waiting outside. Chaos there apparently.


Bieber came on TWO hours late at o2 tonight. What insult to young fans, falling asleep/crying and having to leave after one song cos so late


Bieber 2 hours late. Seeing lots of stuff about kids being dragged out of O2 for last trains. Well done big guy, you've ruined their year...

Justin Bieber 'two hours late' for O2 show


Justin Bieber wears TWO watches and he's STILL late? Unbeliebable.


Justin Bieber is now on stage and apologises for the lateness of his show


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