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M&D’s reopens rides following Tsunami accident

Tornado rollercoaster at M&D's

M&D’s theme park has fully reopened a month after the Tsunami rollercoaster derailed and injured 10 people.

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Chessington to close Bubbleworks ride

Bubbleworks at Chessington World of Adventures

Chessington World of Adventures has announced that the Bubbleworks dark ride will close on 6 September.

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Inspector banned after M&D’s Tsunami crash

M&D's Tsunami rollercoaster accident

A safety inspector who signed off M&D’s Tsunami rollercoaster 16 days before it derailed has been banned from undertaking further work.

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M&D’s crash: The accident we nearly missed

M&D's Tsunami rollercoaster accident

The derailing of M&D’s Tsunami rollercoaster is one of the most significant ride accidents ever to have occurred in the UK.

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Merlin boss says EU exit vote will help UK tourism

Nick Varney, Merlin Entertainments CEO

Merlin Entertainments chief executive Nick Varney has said that the United Kingdom’s vote to leave the European Union could help the British tourism industry.

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M&D’s ride ‘will not be scrapped’ after crash

M&D's Tsunami rollercoaster accident

The owners of M&D’s theme park have said that the Tsunami rollercoaster will not be scrapped following an accident which injured nine people.

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M&D’s ride crash victims ‘in serious condition’

M&D's Tsunami rollercoaster crash

Two boys who were injured in a rollercoaster derailment at M&D’s theme park are described by police as being in a serious medical condition.

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10 injured as M&D’s Tsunami rollercoaster derails

M&D's Tsunami rollercoaster accident

10 people have been injured after the Tsunami rollercoaster at Scotland’s M&D’s theme park derailed.

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