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Daily Telegraph
The 25 best destinations for winter sunspreading out as a volcanic wasteland - a dramatic contrast to the soft sand of
The 25 best destinations for winter sun
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
spreading out as a volcanic wasteland - a dramatic contrast to the soft sand of Playa Blanca in the south of the island. Thomas Cook (01733 224 808; thomascook.com) offers getaways to the four-star Sentido Lanzarote Aequora resort - a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Thomas Cook India inks pact with Matrimony BazaarThe company however did not disclose any financial details about the partnershi
Thomas Cook India inks pact with Matrimony Bazaar
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
The company however did not disclose any financial details about the partnership The company however did not disclose any financial details about the partnership. Thomas Cook (India) Leisure Travel... Read more
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Market Watch
Terror attacks keeping tourists away from Europestock prices of several Europe-focused tourism firms that report earnings in th
Terror attacks keeping tourists away from Europe
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
stock prices of several Europe-focused tourism firms that report earnings in the next week. Shares in British travel agency Thomas Cook Group PLC, which reports fiscal third-quarter results on Thursday, have plunged 52% since the beginning of the... Read more
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Liverpool FC
#TweetToMeet: Your chance to meet your LFC herostar at Melwood, enjoy a tour of the Reds’ training ground and watch a game at
#TweetToMeet: Your chance to meet your LFC hero
Liverpool FC / Posted 4 days ago
star at Melwood, enjoy a tour of the Reds’ training ground and watch a game at Anfield with a friend from the comfort of Thomas Cook’s box. The winner will also receive two return flights to Liverpool from their country of residence, as well as... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Holiday couple launch legal action after coach and quad bike smash in Cyprusand took the day off work. Now, I’m only on light duties.” The coach stopped a
Holiday couple launch legal action after coach and quad bike smash in Cyprus
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
and took the day off work. Now, I’m only on light duties.” The coach stopped at the scene and discussions between the Thomas Cook rep and the quad driver took place. Passengers on the coach, many of them Irish, waited at the roadside for 30... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Week Ahead: 25-29 JulyProperties, Ensco, Genel Energy, Immunodiagnostic Systems, KAZ Minerals, Mortga
Week Ahead: 25-29 July
Investors Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Properties, Ensco, Genel Energy, Immunodiagnostic Systems, KAZ Minerals, Mortgage Advice Bureau, Pentair, Sophos, Thomas Cook AGMs: Bonmarche, DJI, Dods, Elektron Technology, GoldStone Resources, Immunodiagnostic Systems, PayPoint,... Read more
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Express and Star
Wolves Chinese takeover: Who are Fosun and how do they compare to richest football owners? « Express & Starthe UK it is particularly known for its investment in luxury nursery brand Silv
Wolves Chinese takeover: Who are Fosun and how do they compare to richest football owners? « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 5 days ago
the UK it is particularly known for its investment in luxury nursery brand Silver Cross and international travel company Thomas Cook. While his company has a high profile, Guo has apparently tried to keep his personal life under the radar. That... Read more
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New Now Next
Drag Queen Takes Over Manchester Airport For "Rocky Horror" Performanceto Gay Times, the 15-minute performance was planned in coordination with Manche
Drag Queen Takes Over Manchester Airport For "Rocky Horror" Performance
New Now Next / Posted 6 days ago
to Gay Times, the 15-minute performance was planned in coordination with Manchester Airport and the Thomas Cook travel company to promote their sponsorship of Manchester Pride and The Big Weekend, an LGBT music festival with... Read more
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NBC News
Global Tourism Takes Massive Hit After Spike in Terror Attackslike that have helped send down stock in companies that sell packaged vacations
Global Tourism Takes Massive Hit After Spike in Terror Attacks
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
like that have helped send down stock in companies that sell packaged vacations to major cities in Europe, with Thomas Cook down 47 percent and TUI down 32 percent since the beginning of the year. The travel and lodging industries have... Read more
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birminghammail
The latest news, views and rumoursand Studio 8 etc. “Fosun have attached great importance to UK-based investment
The latest news, views and rumours
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
and Studio 8 etc. “Fosun have attached great importance to UK-based investments and they currently have interests in Thomas Cook, Silver Cross, and Resolution Property. “Steve Morgan CBE steps down after nine years as Wolves’ owner, during... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Security concerns stall travel stockson Wednesday. While travel operators have already seen a sharp fall in their sh
Security concerns stall travel stocks
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 days ago
on Wednesday. While travel operators have already seen a sharp fall in their share price - TUI down 20 per cent this year, Thomas Cook 48%. (SOUNDBITE) CITY INDEX, KEN ODELUGA SAYING: "It's the smaller ones, Thomas Cook and whether they are large... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Chinese investment group completes takeover of Wolveshas links with super-agent Jorge Mendes who represents Jose Mourinho and Cristi
Chinese investment group completes takeover of Wolves
TEAMTalk / Posted 6 days ago
has links with super-agent Jorge Mendes who represents Jose Mourinho and Cristiano Ronaldo and has stakes in travel agent Thomas Cook, among other interests. Fosun will have a football board of four people with Jeff Shi, who led the negotiations... Read more
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Variety
China’s Fosun Buys English Soccer Club Wolverhampton Wanderersgroup owns a major stake in Cirque du Soileil, a majority of Club Mediterranee,
China’s Fosun Buys English Soccer Club Wolverhampton Wanderers
Variety / Posted 6 days ago
group owns a major stake in Cirque du Soileil, a majority of Club Mediterranee, and smaller holdings in British travel firm Thomas Cook and South Korean talent agency SM Group. It recently bought French fashion brand Folli Follie. In the past two... Read more
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birminghammail
Proof that Wolverhampton Wanderers HAS been sold?for a press release to be ignored. The Fosun International is a giant Shanghai
Proof that Wolverhampton Wanderers HAS been sold?
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
for a press release to be ignored. The Fosun International is a giant Shanghai-based global investment group, invested in Thomas Cook, Club Med, Cirque Du Soleil, Folli Follie and Studio 8. Read More The deal – which is yet to be confirmed by... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Wolves takeover: Fosun International deal is complete, say Steve Morgan's law firm « Shropshire StarIn the UK it is particularly known for its investment in luxury nursey brand Si
Wolves takeover: Fosun International deal is complete, say Steve Morgan's law firm « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 6 days ago
In the UK it is particularly known for its investment in luxury nursey brand Silver Cross and international travel company Thomas Cook. The team advising Bridgemere UK plc and Mr Morgan was led by Corporate partner and football M&A expert David... Read more
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EuroNews
Turkey's tourism faces new threat from coup attemptwith Germans, with an estimated 200,000 currently there on holiday. Airlines L
Turkey's tourism faces new threat from coup attempt
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
with Germans, with an estimated 200,000 currently there on holiday. Airlines Lufthansa and German based tour operators Thomas Cook and TUI have now resumed flights from Germany to Turkey. A spokesman for Thomas Cook said: “On Saturday and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Is it safe to travel to Turkey now? Here's the latest travel advice for holidaystemporary closure of Istanbul Airport, Turkish Airlines insists it is "business
Is it safe to travel to Turkey now? Here's the latest travel advice for holidays
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
temporary closure of Istanbul Airport, Turkish Airlines insists it is "business as usual" for the airline. In a statement, Thomas Cook said: "Our flight and holiday programme is operating as normal and our staff on the ground in resort tell us is... Read more
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iol.co.za
EasyJet revenue slides as Brexit hits fareslast year, has driven passengers away from city trips while at the same time pr
EasyJet revenue slides as Brexit hits fares
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
last year, has driven passengers away from city trips while at the same time prompting tour operators including TUI AG and Thomas Cook Group to shift capacity to popular beach destinations. Airlines have increased capacity on those connections by... Read more
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birminghammail
Wolves are sold to Fosun Internationalto Wolves than the situation surrounding Guo.The numbers The company, which is
Wolves are sold to Fosun International
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
to Wolves than the situation surrounding Guo.The numbers The company, which is invested across the globe, including Thomas Cook in the UK, has seen its financial might soar in recent years. It made close to £1 billion PROFIT last year, at... Read more
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The Economic Times
Domestic airlines’ sites offering extra benefits to passengers to wean them away from travel agentsindividual airline or hotel websites, people do shop a lot more," said Indiver
Domestic airlines’ sites offering extra benefits to passengers to wean them away from travel agents
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
individual airline or hotel websites, people do shop a lot more," said Indiver Rastogi, country head, corporate travel, at Thomas Cook. For airlines, there is a cost advantage in direct sales rather than selling through agents, which entails... Read more
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Quartz
Searches for travel insurance that protects against terrorism rose 200% last monthshould read policies’ fine print and benefits vary by country. Some providers e
Searches for travel insurance that protects against terrorism rose 200% last month
Quartz / Posted 7 days ago
should read policies’ fine print and benefits vary by country. Some providers exclude terrorism coverage. A Thomas Cook policy (pdf), for example, excludes terrorism as a covered reason for a claim, except for medical emergencies.... Read more
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International Business Times
FTSE moves: London market sees increase on the back of upbeat UK employment levels to 1043p) and NCC Group (+16.6p to 336.7p). The biggest fallers in the FTSE 25
FTSE moves: London market sees increase on the back of upbeat UK employment levels
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
to 1043p) and NCC Group (+16.6p to 336.7p). The biggest fallers in the FTSE 250 Index were Polymetal International (-57p to 1052p), Kaz Minerals (-4.3p to 132.8p), Thomas Cook (-2p to 62p), Evraz (-4.9p to 153.1p) and Man Group (-3.4p to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In Love ... With Selling Seychelles! How British Air Hostess Started an Exclusive Travel Agencybloggers to visit the islands. And even though SeyExclusive may never be a tra
In Love ... With Selling Seychelles! How British Air Hostess Started an Exclusive Travel Agency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
bloggers to visit the islands. And even though SeyExclusive may never be a travel giant to compete with the likes of Thomas Cook, Kimbrell believes she has found a perfect niche. "The service we offer before you book, during, and after can't... Read more
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Swissinfo
Thomas Cook and TUI Are Facing a Bleak Summer Season: Gadflysummer heatwave, a boon for sellers of sandals, but not for companies trying to
Thomas Cook and TUI Are Facing a Bleak Summer Season: Gadfly
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
summer heatwave, a boon for sellers of sandals, but not for companies trying to persuade holidaymakers to head overseas. Thomas Cook and TUI, Europe's two biggest travel operators, can add sunshine to a list of woes that includes Brexit and last... Read more
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birminghammail
Fosun International in numbersThe company, which is invested across the globe, including Thomas Cook in the U
Fosun International in numbers
birminghammail / Posted 7 days ago
The company, which is invested across the globe, including Thomas Cook in the UK, has seen its financial might soar in recent years. It made close to £1 billion PROFIT last year, at current exchange rates, after a 17 per cent rise. At the time, its... Read more
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Reuters
Failed Turkish coup piles pressure on travel companiesinsolvency of Anatolian Sky, which specialized in holidays to Northern Cyprus a
Failed Turkish coup piles pressure on travel companies
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
insolvency of Anatolian Sky, which specialized in holidays to Northern Cyprus and Turkey. Shares in London-listed TUI and Thomas Cook, two of Europe's largest tour operators, have come under pressure from events in Turkey as well as attacks in... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Stability in Turkey may return, but at a cost to civil liberties41 people at Istanbul’s Ataturk airport, is seeing tourists abandon Turkey in d
Stability in Turkey may return, but at a cost to civil liberties
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
41 people at Istanbul’s Ataturk airport, is seeing tourists abandon Turkey in droves. In May, even before the attacks, Thomas Cook, one of Europe’s biggest tour operators, said summer holiday bookings to Turkey were in rapid decline. Last year,... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Drag act Danny Beard wows holiday-makers at Manchester AirportBritain's Got Talent semi finalist Danny Beard treated Boston and New York-boun
Drag act Danny Beard wows holiday-makers at Manchester Airport
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
Britain's Got Talent semi finalist Danny Beard treated Boston and New York-bound passengers to an impromptu serenade as the Thomas Cook Airline desks. But there was another reason for Danny’s performance than just entertaining the crowds, as the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘Turkey’s tourism chapter is ending. This is more damaging than the terror attacks’straw.” Holiday bookings to the country were already down some 50 per cent, wh
‘Turkey’s tourism chapter is ending. This is more damaging than the terror attacks’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
straw.” Holiday bookings to the country were already down some 50 per cent, while big-hitters such as Neilson, Mark Warner Thomas Cook had all been forced to shut resorts or reduce capacity. Anatolian Sky, a Turkey specialist operator, folded days... Read more
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Reuters
Attacks, coup, Brexit spell summer chill for UK tour operatorsA pedestrian walks past a Thomas Cook shop in central London, November 26, 2014
Attacks, coup, Brexit spell summer chill for UK tour operators
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
A pedestrian walks past a Thomas Cook shop in central London, November 26, 2014. LONDON UK travel stocks are sliding again as they face a perfect storm of political and security shocks that many predict will keep holidaying Britons at home for... Read more
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International Business Times
FTSE Moves: ARM Holdings deal lifts top flight shares in London (+68p to 1601p). The biggest fallers in the FTSE 250 Index were N Brown Group
FTSE Moves: ARM Holdings deal lifts top flight shares in London
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
(+68p to 1601p). The biggest fallers in the FTSE 250 Index were N Brown Group (-9.7p to 175.1p), Sports Direct International (-6.1p to 254.4p), Thomas Cook (-1.4p to 62.4p), Tullow Oil (-4.9p to 223p) and Polymetal International (-23p to... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Travel advice to Britons going to Turkeyby foreigners. British Airways says it is flying a reduced schedule to Turkey
Travel advice to Britons going to Turkey
Derbyshire Times / Posted 9 days ago
by foreigners. British Airways says it is flying a reduced schedule to Turkey on Sunday, but warned of possible delays. Thomas Cook is running flights as normal and is offering free amendments and cancellations to customers due to travel on... Read more
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chad
Travel advice to Britons going to Turkeyby foreigners. British Airways says it is flying a reduced schedule to Turkey
Travel advice to Britons going to Turkey
chad / Posted 9 days ago
by foreigners. British Airways says it is flying a reduced schedule to Turkey on Sunday, but warned of possible delays. Thomas Cook is running flights as normal and is offering free amendments and cancellations to customers due to travel on... Read more
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EuroNews
Turkey’s tourism faces new threat from coup attemptwith Germans, with an estimated 200,000 currently there on holiday. Airlines L
Turkey’s tourism faces new threat from coup attempt
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
with Germans, with an estimated 200,000 currently there on holiday. Airlines Lufthansa and German based tour operators Thomas Cook and TUI have now resumed flights from Germany to Turkey. A spokesman for Thomas Cook said: “On Saturday and... Read more
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Daily Star
Refund hope for Turkey Holiday Brits scared to travel abroadtravel companies whether to let customers change or cancel their holidays. A s
Refund hope for Turkey Holiday Brits scared to travel abroad
Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
travel companies whether to let customers change or cancel their holidays. A spokeswoman for ABTA said: "Some, including Thomas Cook and Thomson, have been offering the chance to change or cancel this weekend - but it varies by operator and it is... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tour cos say overseas travel demand remains robust despite terror attacks, military coupdespite terror attacks, military coupOutbound business contributes about 70% of
Tour cos say overseas travel demand remains robust despite terror attacks, military coup
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
despite terror attacks, military coupOutbound business contributes about 70% of Cox & Kings's standalone revenue and 40% of Thomas Cook's business Demand for outbound travel remains strong and incidents in France and Turkey will not impact business... Read more
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DW
Calm atmosphere in Turkish coastal resorts |Travel operators say that following the failed attempted coup, things remain ca
Calm atmosphere in Turkish coastal resorts |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
Travel operators say that following the failed attempted coup, things remain calm in tourist regions. A Thomas Cook spokesman referred to a normal situation in the resorts, many of which lie a long distance away from Ankara or Istanbul. Lufthansa... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Turkey’s growth, tourism at risk even as coup thwarted, analysts warn41 people at Istanbul’s Ataturk airport, is seeing tourists abandon Turkey in d
Turkey’s growth, tourism at risk even as coup thwarted, analysts warn
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
41 people at Istanbul’s Ataturk airport, is seeing tourists abandon Turkey in droves. In May, even before the attacks, Thomas Cook, one of Europe’s biggest tour operators, said summer holiday bookings to Turkey were in rapid decline. Last year,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scots tourists hid in hotel as bullets flew during Turkey's attempted coupholiday bookings in the year to April, before the coup and an airport terror at
Scots tourists hid in hotel as bullets flew during Turkey's attempted coup
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
holiday bookings in the year to April, before the coup and an airport terror attack in Istanbul in June. Tour operator Thomas Cook said its flight and holiday programme was running normally, but offered free amendments and cancellations to... Read more
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iol.co.za
ARM lifts European sharesSGS fell 4.6 percent, the top STOXX 600 faller, after it missed first-half earn
ARM lifts European shares
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
SGS fell 4.6 percent, the top STOXX 600 faller, after it missed first-half earnings expectations. Tour operators Thomas Cook and Tui fell 2.9 and 1.7 percent respectively, as analysts saw an attempted coup in Turkey potentially reducing... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Travellers advised to be vigilant as Turkish flights get back to normalthe British authorities is to continue our flying programme. This will be under
Travellers advised to be vigilant as Turkish flights get back to normal
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
the British authorities is to continue our flying programme. This will be under continuous review," it said. On Saturday, Thomas Cook had been advising customers to "stay in their hotels until further notice", but a later statement from the... Read more
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Daily Star
Brits booked to go to Turkey may face new charges after bloody couptravel companies whether to let customers change or cancel their holidays. A s
Brits booked to go to Turkey may face new charges after bloody coup
Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
travel companies whether to let customers change or cancel their holidays. A spokeswoman for ABTA said: “Some, including Thomas Cook and Thomson, have been offering the chance to change or cancel this weekend - but it varies by operator and it is... Read more
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express
Holiday CHAOS as thousands of Britons face not being allowed to cancel trips to Turkeyto refund customers, with some travellers due to be hit with charges. A spokes
Holiday CHAOS as thousands of Britons face not being allowed to cancel trips to Turkey
express / Posted 10 days ago
to refund customers, with some travellers due to be hit with charges. A spokeswoman for ABTA said: “Some, including Thomas Cook and Thomson, have been offering the chance to change or cancel this weekend - but it varies by operator and it is... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Turkey’s post-coup instability rattles investor confidencepeople home. On Sunday, most airlines resumed flights, although many were opera
Turkey’s post-coup instability rattles investor confidence
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
people home. On Sunday, most airlines resumed flights, although many were operating at reduced schedules, and tour-company Thomas Cook AG said its flights to Turkey were largely full. Many travel companies were already reeling from Britain’s vote... Read more
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Daily Record
Thousands of UK families may not be allowed to cancel Turkey holidaysbookings or face losing their cash. A spokeswoman for Abta, the body represent
Thousands of UK families may not be allowed to cancel Turkey holidays
Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
bookings or face losing their cash. A spokeswoman for Abta, the body representing travel companies, said: “Some, including Thomas Cook and Thomson, have been offering the chance to change or cancel this weekend - but it varies by operator and it is... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Thousands of UK families may not be allowed to cancel Turkey holidaysor face losing their cash. A spokeswoman for Abta , the body representing trav
Thousands of UK families may not be allowed to cancel Turkey holidays
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
or face losing their cash. A spokeswoman for Abta , the body representing travel companies, said: “Some, including Thomas Cook and Thomson, have been offering the chance to change or cancel this weekend - but it varies by operator and it is... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Customers devastated after collapse of lowcostholidaysshe received an email from lowcostholidays at 10.15pm on Friday night telling h
Customers devastated after collapse of lowcostholidays
Manchester Evening News / Posted 10 days ago
she received an email from lowcostholidays at 10.15pm on Friday night telling her about the administration. Though the Thomas Cook flights are safe she has lost the hotel and transfer booking. They have since booked another holiday ‘before... Read more
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Reuters
German airlines, tour operators resume holiday flights to TurkeyFRANKFURT Lufthansa and tour operators Thomas Cook AG and TUI resumed flights f
German airlines, tour operators resume holiday flights to Turkey
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
FRANKFURT Lufthansa and tour operators Thomas Cook AG and TUI resumed flights from Germany to Turkey on Sunday, where 200,000 Germans are on summer holiday, following the failed coup against President Tayyip Erdogan. Turkey widened a crackdown on... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Stories of heartbreak for devastated lowcostholidays customersshe received an email from lowcostholidays at 10.15pm on Friday night telling h
Stories of heartbreak for devastated lowcostholidays customers
Manchester Evening News / Posted 10 days ago
she received an email from lowcostholidays at 10.15pm on Friday night telling her about the administration. Though the Thomas Cook flights are safe she has lost the hotel and transfer booking. They have since booked another holiday ‘before... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Two Glasgow holidaymakers speak of their terror after being caught up in attempted coup in Turkeydoor behind us. We were really scared on Friday night but it seems to have calm
Two Glasgow holidaymakers speak of their terror after being caught up in attempted coup in Turkey
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 days ago
door behind us. We were really scared on Friday night but it seems to have calmed down now.” The pair flew to Turkey with Thomas Cook on July 6 and are due to leave the country tomorrow night. McGovern added: “As far as we know the flight is... Read more
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