Thomas Cook Makes 'sincere and Heartfelt Apology' Over Death of Children

Thomas Cook has made a “sincere and heartfelt apology” to the parents of two children who died of carbon monoxide poisoning at a holiday cottage in Corfu and offered them “a financial gesture of goodwill”. Peter Fankhauser, the travel company’s chief executive, spoke privately with Neil Shepherd and Sharon Wood, parents of Christi and Bobby Shepherd, on Thursday afternoon.