Why Buying Tickets For Glastonbury Festival Is The Worst Thing Ever

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You see their ticketing instructions on Twitter...

If you're trying for tickets in the morning, only have one tab open at a time - multiple tabs can cause problems with your transaction.

Glastonbury Festival

@GlastoFest

If you're trying for tickets in the morning, only have one tab open at a time - multiple tabs can cause problems with your transaction.

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*breathe in* OK guys here we go...

Tickets for for Glastonbury 2014 will go on sale in 20 minutes (at 9am), from http://t.co/3SpJCUdwtm

Glastonbury Festival

@GlastoFest

Tickets for for Glastonbury 2014 will go on sale in 20 minutes (at 9am), from http://t.co/3SpJCUdwtm

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We are experiencing technical issues this morning, we are working as fast as we can to resolve and will update as soon as possible.

See Tickets

@seetickets

We are experiencing technical issues this morning, we are working as fast as we can to resolve and will update as soon as possible.

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WOW THANKS SEETICKETS.

Let's not blame @seetickets, it's not like they KNEW so may people would be trying to get on their website at one time #glastonbury #glasto

Alex Wilson

@adjwilson

Let's not blame @seetickets, it's not like they KNEW so may people would be trying to get on their website at one time #glastonbury #glasto

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Such bad luck See Tickets should experience technical issues today.

Matthew Horton

@matthewjh

Such bad luck See Tickets should experience technical issues today.

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And now we go live to the desk of the Head of Server Reliability at Seetickets #glastonbury

Kevin Maguire

@kevmaguire

And now we go live to the desk of the Head of Server Reliability at Seetickets #glastonbury

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Then suddenly, out of nowhere...

Update - after a very difficult half an hour, we've stabilised and are processing orders. Lots of orders! Sorry for the inconvenience

See Tickets

@seetickets

Update - after a very difficult half an hour, we've stabilised and are processing orders. Lots of orders! Sorry for the inconvenience

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They are *really* sorry, so it's fine. RT @seetickets Now selling approx 3000 tickets a minute. Again, we're really sorry.

Richard James

@richjamesmetro

They are *really* sorry, so it's fine. RT @seetickets Now selling approx 3000 tickets a minute. Again, we're really sorry.

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Then you read this message, and even though you have had the worst 1 hour 27 minutes all year...

Tickets for Glastonbury 2014 have now Sold Out, in 1h 27m (a record). Here's a note from Michael and Emily Eavis…

Glastonbury Festival

@GlastoFest

Tickets for Glastonbury 2014 have now Sold Out, in 1h 27m (a record). Here's a note from Michael and Emily Eavis…

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Well, bar See Tickets... who then shared this.

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