Daily Archives: September 24, 2019

Thomas Cook collapse: German airline Condor seeks financial help

Image copyrightEPA Germany is considering issuing financial aid to the Condor airline after Thomas Cook declared bankruptcy. Thomas Cook, which has a 49% share in the airline, collapsed on Monday. Condor has applied for a bridging loan from the federal government and is awaiting a response, with German media reporting …

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‘Everyone has been kicked out of their rooms’

  Image copyrightJESS BEETONJess Beeton and Richard Berrington are on holiday on the Costa Almeria, Spain Holidaymakers who were abroad when Thomas Cook folded have been telling the BBC that their hotels have been demanding extra money from them. The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) says people should not make extra payments. …

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Thomas Cook worker: ‘I’ve been thrown under a bus’

Married couple Hayley and Dan fear financial problems after both losing their Thomas Cook jobs Thomas Cook staff say they have been stranded overseas and fear they will not receive thousands of pounds in wages, following the collapse of the world’s oldest tour operator. Thomas Cook went into administration in …

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Pogba returns!

Paul Pogba has not played since Manchester United’s 1-1 draw at Southampton on 31 August Midfielder Paul Pogba is set to return to the Manchester United team for the Carabao Cup third-round tie against League One Rochdale on Wednesday. The 26-year-old’s ankle injury ruled him out of France’s Euro 2020 …

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Andy Murray beats Tennys Sandgren at Zhuhai Championships

Andy Murray is now ranked 413th in the world Andy Murray earned his first singles victory at Tour level since January with a three-set win over Tennys Sandgren in the first round of the Zhuhai Championships in China. Murray continued his comeback from hip resurfacing surgery by winning 6-3 6-7 …

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Best Fifa Football Awards 2019: Things you might have missed

The Best Fifa Football Awards were full of sophistication, swankiness and the odd bit of tomfoolery The Best Fifa Football Awards were full of sophistication, elegance and swankiness in Milan’s Teatro alla Scala. Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp came up trumps in the best men’s player and best men’s coach …

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Man Utd: Ed Woodward says ‘everyone’ at club working on revival

Manchester United are eighth in the table after six Premier League matches Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward says “everyone at the club” is determined to bring back success by winning trophies. Speaking to club investors after the club reported record annual financial revenues of £627.1m, Woodward – unusually – …

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Dream Chaser part thirteen

I was supposed to be in school for one purpose only which was to study but these phases keep coming up which in turn became my downfall from the high top I had envisaged for me. I was too high up to remember the steep slopes I had had to …

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