- EasyJet said it had acquired collapsed travel company Thomas Cook's slots at Gatwick and Bristol airports for £36m.

The acquisitions included 12 summer slot pairs and eight winter slot pairs at Gatwick and six summer slot pairs and one winter slot pair at Bristol.

Contractual terms have concluded and the slots have been awarded to easyJet,' the company said.

'We will provide further details in the airline's full year results announcement on 19 November.'

At 1:21pm: [LON:EZJ] easyJet PLC share price was -22.75p at 1315.75p

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