UK holiday firm SLG collapses with 2,500 job losses

Thousands of tours, cruises, holidays and hotel breaks cancelled as coronavirus crisis pushes firm into administration

The owner of coach holiday operator Shearings has collapsed into administration, with 2,460 immediate job losses and thousands of holiday cancellations.

Specialist Leisure Group (SLG), which also owns brands including UKBreakaways.com, Wallace Arnold Travel, and hotel chains Bay Hotels, Coast & Country and Country Living, said all tours, cruises, holidays and hotel breaks in the UK and abroad have been cancelled and would not be rescheduled. The company stopped taking bookings on Thursday.

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Source: theguardian
UK holiday firm SLG collapses with 2,500 job losses