Published on 2 Oct 2017 Sections

Monarch collapse causes travel chaos

Business Editor

Hundreds of thousands of people have had their travel plans thrown into chaos after the collapse of the budget airline Monarch. On top of around 110,000 customers currently overseas, three quarters of a million people with future bookings will now be left scrambling for alternative flights. And in the last few minutes, the administrators said so far 1,858 Monarch employees have been made redundant.