Travel firm Tui announces it will close 166 high street stores A HOLIDAY firm has announced it will close nearly a third of its stores. Travel company TUI said it will shut 166 stores in the UK and Ireland in response to the downturn in travel caused by the coronavirus pandemic, in a move which could lead to some job losses. Tui to close more than 30 stores. TRAVEL AGENT TUI is to close nearly a third of its high street stores in the UK and the Republic of Ireland. The company said it will close 166 of its 516 high-street stores in the UK and Ireland “as it adapts to changes in customer behaviour”. Eight of TUI's 10 stores in Ireland are listed as closed temporarily due to Covid-19 risks. The travel giant currently has 562 shops across the UK and continually reassesses the locations based on local population changes and footfall, said chief marketing officer Katie McAlister. Affected agents will be re-deployed. Full list of shops open in Newcastle Eldon Square from June 15. 07 Nov 2019 by Jennifer Morris. By Millie Salkeld. Debenhams has confirmed it is planning to shut 22 stores by 2020, putting 1,200 jobs at risk.. Bristol's Debenhams store is not among the 22. Two shops, in Kilkenny and on Talbot Street, Dublin, are listed as open. T. ui is to close 166 high street stores in the UK and Ireland. Around 350 retail stores will remain following the closures. It has been a tough period for the sector and for Tui. Which stores are closing? Coronavirus: Tui to shut 166 high street shops in UK and Ireland. The UK's biggest tour operator said it was making the move following changes in customer behaviour. In late July, the company said it would shut 166 High Street stores in the UK and Ireland. The travel firm says the move comes in reponse to changing shopping habits, with the shift online "accelerated" by COVID-19. Sharelines. Thursday, 30th July 2020, 3:58 pm. TUI Stores re-opening on July 6 Tui will close 34 stores in the next 12 months. Here are the shops, and opening times, you can visit from Monday - and what to expect inside the Newcastle shopping centre. Tui said: “The project foresees a reduction of 583 jobs, in the scenario of the closing of all own retail shops, which is approximately 60% of the current Tui France staff base.” TUI Travel has announced plans to close 100 of its 1,100 UK agencies. In a statement, TUI said it was consulting with staff on the closure of 166 stores in the UK and Ireland and, until those talks finished, no list of affected branches would be published. The future of six TUI stores in Lincolnshire appears uncertain after the firm has announced it is closing 166 shops because of the coronavirus pandemic. Tui is to close 166 high street stores in the UK and the Republic of Ireland, the tour operator has announced. TUI has announced it will be closing even more stores today. Tui is to close nearly a third of its high street stores in the UK and the Republic of Ireland. 30 July 2020. The company added, though, that it aims to redeploy all affected agents. A restructuring of Tui France in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic will see the agency network “sold or closed”. Tui is to close nearly a third of its high street stores in the UK and the Republic of Ireland. TUI is set to close 166 high street stores in the UK and the Republic of Ireland, the tour operator announced today (July 30). TUI has announced it will reopen some of its stores on July 6. Tui said that it would not release the list of stores that will close while the consultation takes place, but added that it would not shut any of the stores which have reopened after lockdown. Tui to close 166 high street stores in UK and Ireland. The stores will have a series of coronavirus safety measures in place but won't offer travel money services and only card payments will be accepted, reports The Mirror. As part of the agreement, the retailer had to close 22 stores in January 2020. TRAVEL giant TUI is closing 166 stores in another blow for the industry, impacting 900 staff. Use our shop finder tool to find your local Thomson now TUI retail store offering everything from Beach holidays & City Breaks through to Lakes and Mountains getaways. Travel giants ike TUI have had to respond to the ever changing coronavirus situation while continuing serving their customers.. Now with the second wave of the virus looming, they have cancelled a large number of holidays and flights for the rest of the year, reports KentLive. A further 28 closures are planned for 2021. Tui is to close 166 high street stores in the UK and the Republic of Ireland, the tour operator has announced. The UK's biggest tour operator has confirmed they will reopen a "selection" of shops across the UK. Published on Wednesday, January 30, 2008 TUI confirms shop closures. Tui has confirmed it will close 34 stores over the next 12 months. B&M, which has over 600 shops across the UK, told The Sun it won't be closing any stores during this lockdown. Travel agent TUI said it will close 166 of its stores across Ireland the UK due to the impact of Covid-19. Tui is to close nearly a third of its high street stores in the UK and the Republic of Ireland. Close. Tui said outlets will close in the UK and Republic of Ireland as part of plans to expand digitally, though 330 high street stores will continue to trade. This is the full list of Boots stores that will be temporarily closing this month. The largest Tour Operator in Europe,TUI UK and Ireland,have announced the closure of 170 shops.These closures are a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic, which has had a tsunami effect on the travel industry.The company posted losses of €822 million for the first half of 2020. At the beginning of April 2020, Debenhams still had 142 stores operating. 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