Thomas Cook News Stories

UK Agent Hays Buys Thomas Cook Retail Outlets

October 9, 2019

Failed travel company Thomas Cook Group’s UK retail operations have been acquired by Hays Travel, potentially saving up to 2,500 jobs.


Thomas Cook Germany Files for Insolvency

September 25, 2019

Thomas Cook travel companies in Germany have filed for insolvency, as the group tries to limit the fallout from its UK parent’s liquidation and attract investment.


Thomas Cook Collapses, Seeks Liquidation

September 23, 2019

UK-based travel company Thomas Cook collapsed overnight and applied for compulsory liquidation after it failed to secure additional funding over the weekend.


Thomas Cook Considering Airline Sale

February 7, 2019

Europe’s Thomas Cook Group is reviewing the future of its airline, with all options including a sale under consideration.


Thomas Cook To Close 50 Stores In Move Online

December 1, 2017

UK-based travel group Thomas Cook has announced plans to close 50 of its stores in Britain as part of a review of its retail network.



Thomas Cook Sees Progress Despite Spanish Softness

November 22, 2017

Thomas Cook Group said it made good financial progress during its fiscal full year, with demand for Greece and long-haul destinations balancing out a more competitive market in Spain.


Thomas Cook To Base New Airline In Majorca

October 18, 2017

Travel group Thomas Cook will launch a new airline in Spain, with its first flight expected early next year.


Thomas Cook, Pilots Enter Arbitration, Strikes Cancelled

October 5, 2017

Pilots at Thomas Cook’s UK airline have called off three planned strikes as they enter binding arbitration with the company over pay.


Thomas Cook UK Pilots Call Off Friday Strike

September 27, 2017

Pilots at Thomas Cook’s UK airline have suspended the strike due to take place on Friday as the BALPA union consults members over further industrial action.


Condor To Fly Some Air Berlin Routes

September 19, 2017

Thomas Cook Group airline Condor has announced plans to fly some long-haul routes abandoned by bankrupt German carrier Air Berlin.