Archive for Features & Analysis

Monty Lunde: One of the Valhalla magic makers

Valhalla is one of the world’s most unique an spectacular dark rides, not least because of its dramatic utilisation of special effects.

Simulated fire and a huge water tunnel were just two of the cinematic effects created by the company Technifex.

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The Ropers: A timeline of war with Alton Towers

For more than 30 years, Stephen and Suzanne Roper have been at loggerheads with Britain’s most popular theme park over its apparent impact on their daily lives.

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