Boss Accidentally Forwards A Holiday Request To Whole Company, The Internet Reacts Brilliantly

Vegas, baby, Vegas!

1. Greg Heaslip wanted to take some time off work.

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So on Thursday he did the normal thing of emailing his line manager at Arcadia Group, where he works as a security guard, to request the annual leave.

It was at this point that things started to go awry…

24. Arcadia later revealed Heaslip’s holiday request had been OK’d before all the fun.

“The holiday request had actually already been approved on the system and Greg will get his holiday,” a spokesperson said.

27. UPDATE: Greg has now been located.

Greg Heaslip

He had no idea he’d gone viral on the internet, and he’s donated all his free stuff to the Stephen Sutton cancer charity. He’s still taking his two days off, though - he’s taking his wife and two daughters to Chessington World of Adventures.

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