Thomas Cook Group Plc

June 27, 2011 06:01 ET

Still Not Got Your Tickets to the 2012 Olympics? Don't Worry! Say Thomas Cook

Thomas Cook continue to offer Games Breaks to London 2012

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - June 27, 2011) - On the day that sports fans have a second chance to buy Olympic tickets, Thomas Cook are advising fans not to panic if they are still unsuccessful in obtaining the tickets they want, as the travel company that offers holidays worldwide and Official Short Break Provider of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, continue to offer guaranteed seats and tour packages.

Thomas Cook can confirm it still has availability to some of the most sought after events including the athletics and swimming finals and Opening and Closing Ceremonies.

Stephen Vaughan, managing director of Thomas Cook's London 2012 Partnership said, "Fans are searching for tickets to the most sought after seats at the Games - and the good news is we still have some availability for events sold out in the public ballot.

"With 80 per cent of our packages under £500, fans can be reassured that the most trusted name in travel is helping everyone be part of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games."

For further information or to book any of the below breaks visit www.thomascooklondon2012.com,call 0844 800 2012 or visit your nearest Thomas Cook or Going Places store:

Games Break - Artistic Gymnastics from £269 per person

27-28 July 2012

Artistic Gymnastics - Men Qualification

1 night bed and breakfast 4 star Holiday Inn Heathrow

Games Break Plus - including Men's 4x100m Relay Final from £2699 per person

10-13 August 2012

2 events 3 nights at K West Hotel & Spa

Athletics Finals, Wrestling

Hosted programme, VIP coach transfers, meals

Games Break Plus - including Opening Ceremony from £6499 per person

26-29 July 2012

3 events 3 nights at Hyatt Regency Churchill

Opening Ceremony, Table Tennis prelims, Volleyball prelims

Hosted programme, VIP coach transfers, meals

About Thomas Cook UK & Ireland:

Thomas Cook UK & Ireland is the second largest leisure travel group in the UK with around 19,000 employees offering holidays worldwide to destinations such as Turkey and Cyprus. The company has a network of more than 800 high street stores, leading websites, and some of the world's favourite travel brands.

Thomas Cook is an Official Supporter of the London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games and the exclusive partner in the UK for short breaks and trips to the London 2012 Games.

Thomas Cook UK & Ireland is part of Thomas Cook Group plc. For more information please visit http://www.thomascook.com.

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