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October 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);10/16/2009, p28
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Cooperative Travel Group didn't put in expected effort to give a cosy Christmas break for an older couple whose children and grandchildren would be with their in-laws. They wanted a period hotel that would have a festive feel with log fires, that was not too far from home, with Christmas lunch included. The author says that this break would have earned agents a decent commission and that may be the reason for the Cooperative Travel's cold reaction.


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