Tag: Corfu

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HolidayTravelWatch welcomes forthcoming Coroner's report and calls again on UK Government to act on Carbon Monoxide

HolidayTravelWatch has since 2006, followed the tragic Corfu Carbon Monoxide case which caused the deaths of Robert & Christianne Shepherd. The Organisation monitored the inquest held into their death's and attended the proceedings in Wakefield. The jury in that case made a number of observations as to the evidence which led to the Coroner delivering a verdict of unlawful killing and that t... 5 October 2015

HolidayTravelWatch expresses disappointment at UK Government’s failure on Carbon Monoxide in Holiday Properties

Today marks the day when new regulations enter into force, to require Landlords of rented properties to install and maintain Carbon Monoxide & Smoke Alarms. Whilst any measure to prevent death and injury is always welcome, the regulations expose a deficit in political thinking and action to protect many more ordinary citizens! The new regulations only apply to those rented properties that... 1 October 2015

The Thomas Cook Affair - Carbon Monoxide Implications!

On Wednesday 13 May 2015, the Jury in the Wakefield Coroners Court, returned a verdict on their inquiry into the deaths of Christianne & Robert Shepherd from Carbon Monoxide poisoning in Corfu in 2006. They held that the children had been 'unlawfully killed', they made a number of observations about the standard of the holiday accommodation and held that Thomas Cook had breached their Du... 18 May 2015

The Thomas Cook Affair 2 - Compensation?

The news that Thomas Cook had allegedly received £3.5m after the Corfu Carbon Monoxide case in Corfu released an angry backlash from media, the family affected by the deaths of Christianne & Robert Shepherd and Consumers. Frank was interviewed by BBC Radio Leeds for his reaction to the news.   Frank told listeners that he was aware that an award had been made 2 years previously but... 18 May 2015

Campaigners call for Action following Corfu Carbon Monoxide Verdict!

The verdict of 'unlawful killing' and a finding that Thomas Cook breached their Duty of Care following an inquest into the deaths of Christianne & Robert Shepherd, presents the Travel Industry with a wake-up call on hotel safety! The Jury revealed a number of short-comings in the hotel property and in particular the boiler and its maintenance, but the most important concerns raised by the... 14 May 2015

Call for EU Regulation on Hotel Safety following Carbon Monoxide Verdict!

The 13 May 2015 will be remembered as a watershed day following the stunning verdict delivered by the Jury in Wakefield Coroners Court into the deaths of Christianne & Robert Shepherd. In 2006, these two young children died from Carbon Monoxide poisoning whilst on holiday at the Louis Corcyra Hotel on Corfu in Greece. Their deaths produced a shockwave throughout Greece, amongst Holidaymak... 13 May 2015

Cyprotel Almyros Beach Hotel, Corfu

September 2014 Complaints from holidaymakers include, concerns over the quality of their rooms, food presentation and management and illnesses. If you have been affected by similar issues, then call us on 03450179229 where you will receive the same free guidance as these holidaymakers to help resolve your holiday problems. Current Status Holidaymakers are currently seeking to resolve their c... 1 March 2015

Hotel Telemachos, Dassia, Corfu, Greece, Holiday Complaints, Aug/Sept 2013

Principal Information: If you have travelled to or stayed at the above hotel/resort during August/September 2013, be advised that we have received holiday complaints from other holidaymakers. Those holidaymakers are now receiving Free Advice & Assistance from HolidayTravelWatch. If you have a holiday complaint to make, and would like to receive assistance to deal with your travel problems... 30 October 2013