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#Thomas Cook

# thomas-cook - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Thomas Cook refunds to take up to two months, with 35,000 passengers still to fly home
# Operation Matterhorn
# Operation Matterhorn

Thomas Cook refunds to take up to two months, with 35,000 passengers still to fly home

Oct 1st 2019, 12:30 PM 8,983 Views 4 Comments

More than 100 aircraft have been used as part of the UK’s repatriation fleet and some 115,000 people have been flown back to the UK.

Thomas Cook's auditors under investigation over role in signing off on latest accounts
# Scrutiny
# Scrutiny

Thomas Cook's auditors under investigation over role in signing off on latest accounts

Oct 1st 2019, 9:24 AM 19,774 Views 12 Comments

If the FRC’s investigation finds any wrongdoing, it could lead to a severe reprimand and a fine for those involved.

# thomas-cook - Monday 23 September, 2019

Explainer: How did Thomas Cook go under?
# Thomas Cook
# Thomas Cook

Explainer: How did Thomas Cook go under?

Sep 23rd 2019, 3:03 PM 25,897 Views 26 Comments

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said bailing out the company, which employed 22,000 people globally, would set up a “moral hazard”.

Hundreds of thousands left stranded after UK travel agent Thomas Cook goes bankrupt
# Out Of Business
# Out Of Business

Hundreds of thousands left stranded after UK travel agent Thomas Cook goes bankrupt

Sep 23rd 2019, 7:03 AM 28,798 Views 40 Comments

Around 22,000 people have now been left without a job due to Thomas Cook’s collapse.

# thomas-cook - Friday 24 August, 2018

Thomas Cook removes Egypt hotel guests after UK couple dies
# Hurghada
# Hurghada

Thomas Cook removes Egypt hotel guests after UK couple dies

Aug 24th 2018, 5:26 PM 42,325 Views 11 Comments

Investigations are ongoing.

# thomas-cook - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Tour operator apologises to parents of children killed by faulty boiler
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Tour operator apologises to parents of children killed by faulty boiler

May 17th 2015, 7:16 PM 22,773 Views 16 Comments

Christianne and Robert Shepherd died from carbon monoxide poisoning in 2006.

# thomas-cook - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

May 13th 2015, 11:59 PM 24,896 Views 0 Comments

A little girl egged at a No campaign event, the death of Derek Davis and a train crash in Philadelphia had people talking today.

Thomas Cook should "hang its head in shame"
# Unlawful Killing
# Unlawful Killing

Thomas Cook should "hang its head in shame"

May 13th 2015, 6:47 PM 27,800 Views 15 Comments

The UK tour operator has been found guilty of breaching its duty of care over the deaths of Bobby and Christi Shepherd in 2006.

# thomas-cook - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Thomas Cook Irish closure could impact on prices say travel agents
# Thomas Cook
# Thomas Cook

Thomas Cook Irish closure could impact on prices say travel agents

Jan 16th 2014, 6:37 PM 8,473 Views 23 Comments

The ITAA say that a reduction in capacity and an increase in demand will result from the closure and have encouraged travellers to seek best prices.

Thomas Cook to close Irish office, move exclusively online
# Thomas Cook
# Thomas Cook

Thomas Cook to close Irish office, move exclusively online

Jan 16th 2014, 8:03 AM 8,145 Views 55 Comments

The company employs more than 40 people in Ireland.

# thomas-cook - Friday 19 October, 2012

Emergency landing at Dublin Airport
# Emergency
# Emergency

Emergency landing at Dublin Airport

Oct 19th 2012, 1:54 PM 20,214 Views 32 Comments

A Tenerife-bound Thomas Cook flight with 323 passengers and crew on board made an emergency landing at Dublin Airport this morning.

# thomas-cook - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Plane makes emergency landing at Belfast International airport
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

Plane makes emergency landing at Belfast International airport

Feb 7th 2012, 11:30 AM 5,136 Views 40 Comments

The Thomas Cook Airlines flight carrying 175 holidaymakers to Tenerife experienced a technical fault shortly after takeoff.

# thomas-cook - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Arab Spring takes toll on tour operator Thomas Cook
# Arab Spring
# Arab Spring

Arab Spring takes toll on tour operator Thomas Cook

Dec 14th 2011, 2:12 PM 1,774 Views 1 Comment

The British travel company says uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt deterred tourists this year, and it will close 200 stores over the next two years.