Fantasy Island in Lincolnshire has been purchased by events management company Mellors Group.
The cost of admission to Alton Towers has risen to £51.60 when paying on the day of arrival.
Thorpe Park has announced that its new attraction – Derren Brown’s Ghost Train – will open on 6 May.
Alton Towers has confirmed that it will reopen the Smiler rollercoaster on 19 March, the first day of the park’s 2016 season.
Alton Towers has retired the Flume water ride after 35 years of operation, the park has confirmed.
Alton Towers operator Merlin Entertainments has been charged over the Smiler rollercoaster accident which seriously injured five people last year.
Merlin Entertainments has cancelled the monthly direct debit version of its annual pass, the short-lived Merlin Membership scheme.
Nigel Buchanan enjoyed working as a ride operator at Blackpool Pleasure Beach so much, he has just returned to the park for a second season.