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The Finish Line is Clearly in Sight as Thomas Cook Release the Best Prices Ever for London 2012 Games Breaks

July 12, 2012

LONDON, July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –

Get set and go to get these fantastic new ticket packages with the best

value hotels

The countdown is almost over for the greatest sporting spectacle on the planet, with
the Olympics’ Opening Ceremony just 16 days away.

Get behind Team GB with Thomas Cook, Official Short Break provider to the London 2012
Olympic Games and Paralympic Games, as they launch their latest offers with the best
prices ever fusion of ticket and hotel packages to the Games.

Bringing together remaining tickets for the best events and combining them with the
best value hotels on offer, – with exclusive packages including the Opening and Closing
Ceremonies and sought-after final tickets for athletics, cycling, swimming and diving.

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Stephen Vaughan, managing director of Thomas Cook’s London 2012 partnership said, has
urged athletics aficionado’s to grab the remaining tickets for this once-in-a-lifetime

He said: “These offers will not be around for long and we know they’ll sell out – the
Opening Ceremony is two weeks on Friday and attention is well and truly focused on the
Games as the British public now get behind Team GB.

“This very special offer on some of our remaining Games Breaks is in response to what
we know our customers want – the best seats at the game with the most affordable hotels.”

As the only place to go on the high street to guarantee tickets to the Games, Thomas
Cook’s Games Breaks start at GBP79 and are also perfect for those who’ve already managed
to secure a ticket in the ballot and are now looking for a hotel or a longer Olympic

For further information please visit any Thomas Cook, Co-operative Travel or Going
Places store, http://www.thomascooklondon2012.com, or call 0844 800 2012

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Notes to Editors

Thomas Cook’s Best Prices Ever Games Breaks

Games Breaks include a London Travelcard for the day of the event and breakfast at the

        Athletics Finals from GBP399 per person
        Includes Men's 200m Semi-Final, Men's 110m Hurdles Final, Women's 200m Final
        8th August 2012
        1 night - 4* Holiday Inn Brentford Lock
        Cat C Olympic Tickets
        Equestrian Eventing Jumping Final from GBP199 per person
        30th July 2012
        1 night - 4* Novotel London Heathrow
        Cat B Olympic Tickets
        Swimming Finals from GBP289 per person
        1st August 2012
        1 night - 4* Holiday Inn Heathrow M4
        Cat B Olympic Tickets
        Diving Finals from GBP399 per person
        29th July 2012
        1 night - 4* Holiday Inn Heathrow M4
        Cat A Olympic Tickets to the Men's Synchronised 10m Platform Final
        Track Cycling Finals from GBP499 per person
        7th August 2012
        1 night - 4* Holiday Inn Heathrow M4
        Cat A Olympic Tickets
        Closing Ceremony from GBP1299 per person
        12th August 2012
        1 night - 4* Malmaison
        Cat A Olympic Tickets
        Opening Ceremony from GBP1999 per person
        27th July 2012
        1 night - Travelodge Stratford
        Cat A Olympic Tickets

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