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British couple die on Thomas Cook holiday to Egypt

A British couple have died on a Thomas Cook holiday in Egypt.

The couple, from Burnley, Lancashire, died while staying in the Red Sea resort of Hurghada, the tour operator said.

One was a long-serving employee of Thomas Cook.

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Funeral today for Burnley couple who died in Egypt

There's still a mystery about how the Coopers died in Egypt

The funerals are taking place later today of the couple from Burnley who died after collapsing at a hotel in Egypt.

John and Susan Cooper fell ill while staying at the resort of Hurghada.

They'll be laid to rest after a private service in their home town later.

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