Local Thomas Cook stores face uncertain future

Holiday firm Thomas Cook announced yesterday (6th March) that they were planning on cutting 2,500 jobs- as part of a restructuring plan.

They are also closing 195 high street stores.

There are currently 13 Thomas Cook stores across our region, and a statement is expected this morning on how many, if any, of these stores will be closing.

There are currently stores in:

  • Dumfries
  • Annan
  • Carlisle
  • Workington
  • Whitehaven
  • Stranraer
  • Galashiels
  • Penrith
  • Kendal