Just look at the quote below.

An £85 ticket to see Adele sells for over £24,000 "reportedly". 

Do you ever wonder how ticket touts hoover up so many tickets? I do. 

It would appear they are using computer bots to beat the queue and make a tidy profit for themselves. 

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport will announce that the use of bots will soon become a criminal offence as part of a crackdown on resale websites.

About time is all I can say. I actually find it hard to believe this had not already been outlawed. 

Let's hope it works and is properly policed. Time will tell.