Jamie Kingston is Ride Rater’s Photographer of the Year 2017, with his great capture of the Royal Air Force Red Arrows over Blackpool Pleasure Beach.
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As another busy theme park season ends in 2017, we are once more looking to name one of you our Photographer of the Year.
Merlin Entertainments has announced that its ‘standard’ Annual Pass will no longer allow entry to its UK theme parks during weekends in peak summer periods.
Shares in Merlin Entertainments closed down 19.9% today, after the company released a trading update showing near-stagnation in revenue.
Blackpool Pleasure Beach recorded after-tax losses of £314,000 for the year ending 26 March 2017, accounts show.
Alton Towers is expected to theme its forthcoming wooden rollercoaster on a ‘Wicker Man’ concept, following a trademark application.
It was not too long ago that Merlin Entertainments dismissed the idea of adding wooden rollercoasters to its theme parks.
The manager of Alton Towers has described the forthcoming SW8 rollercoaster as being “very different” to the park’s other offerings.