Last day in the sun for the Thomas Cook Group. The company ceased trading September 23, 2019 and entered liquidation. Around 21,000 worldwide employees were left without jobs (including 9,000 UK staff) and 600,000 customers (150,000 from the UK) were left abroad, triggering the UK’s largest peacetime repatriation.
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Thomas Cook employees are planning to protest outside Downing Street https://t.co/s7Vi92LnST
— Sky News (@SkyNews) September 26, 2019
Thomas Cook Group, including the UK tour operator and airline, has ceased trading with immediate effect.
All #ThomasCook bookings, including flights and holidays, have now been cancelled.
— UK Civil Aviation Authority (@UK_CAA) September 23, 2019