Easter Sunday police presence at Alton Towers

Alton Towers increased securityA considerable police presence and increased security is in place at Alton Towers during Easter Sunday.

The move is in-line with arrangements typically seen in recent years during Easter Sunday and also the first Sunday of the Halloween Scarefest event in October.

Security checks including metal-detecting scanners are in place at the park’s entrance turnstiles.

Alton Towers said that the measures were to “ensure a family friendly environment during a busy day”.