‘My Thomas Cook job made me envy of everybody’

September 30, 2019 by No Comments


A woman who spent 38 years working for travel firm Thomas Cook has told how her job made her the “envy of everybody”.

Reflecting on her time at the company, Marina Bridger said: “I was always very, very proud to say that I worked for Thomas Cook.

“It was the envy of everybody.”

Ms Bridger’s daughter, who worked at the firm’s Peterborough base, is among 9,000 people in the UK to lose their jobs.

You can see the full story on Inside Out, on BBC One in the East on Monday at 19:30.