Blackpool Pleasure Beach has announced that its new launched rollercoaster Icon will open on 25 May.
Alton Towers operator Merlin Entertainments has lost a claim to reduce business rates following the 2015 Smiler accident.
Dutch ride manufacturer Vekoma has been taken over by Japanese counterpart Sansei Technologies.
Alton Towers has opened its new Wicker Man rollercoaster to the public for the first time, following three days of delays due to cold temperatures.
The first wooden rollercoaster built in the UK for 22 years has now arrived at Alton Towers, after years of the park’s owners resisting calls for one to be built.
Alton Towers has been forced to delay the public opening of its new rollercoaster Wicker Man, as sub-zero temperatures swept across the UK.
Pleasure Island’s 1904-build carousel ride “is sold” according to auctioneers, despite the winning bidder reportedly claiming to have bid £180,000 in error.
Since becoming a publicly-listed company in 2013, Merlin Entertainments has intermittently faced questions over how it is set up.