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Story of Thomas Cook, crisis embattled 178-years-old UK’s travel company

Story of Thomas Cook, crisis embattled 178-years-old UK’s travel company

Thomas Cook had two ambitions when he founded a travel company in 1841, to help Britons see the world and keep them sober. Cook, a 32-year-old cabinet maker, had the idea on the walk from his home in Market Harborough to a temperance meeting in Leicester. For the next meeting, Cook laid on a train, […]