Travel agent 'back from the brink'

Press Association

Thomas Cook boss Harriet Green shrugged off fears that bookings would be hit by the recent heatwave, insisting the travel agent was "back from the brink" after its near-collapse last year.

Ms Green said third quarter results marked a "crucial milestone" in the company's turnaround plan and meant that it was no longer having to resort to "crazy" offers to get rid of unsold holidays.%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%