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Annual Pass holders to get one-off ERT on Thirteen

Merlin Annual Pass holders will be able to ride Thirteen during early ride time (ERT) at Alton Towers on Friday. In a special perk for this Friday the 13th only, the ride will be available alongside…


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Merlin sued by Universal over US attraction name

Merlin Entertainments are facing legal action over the name of a planned development in the United States. Universal Orlando Resort claim that the name I-Walk too closely impacts on the title of their CityWalk entertainment…


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Fantasy Island offers 50% discount for early summer

Fantasy Island is offering a 50% discount on unlimited ride wristbands between 6 June and 3 July. The Lincolnshire theme park will offer wristbands for £10 when guests show an email recently sent out to…


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Striving for UK influence in Mitch Hawker poll

The Mitch Hawker rollercoaster poll, one of the most-respected gauges of enthusiast views on rides, sees voting close this Sunday. » The poll’s website can be found by clicking here    I’m encouraging all of…




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Competition winner announced

It’s congratulations to Sara Macey from Chatham in Kent, who has won our competition for a pair of Thorpe Park tickets. We asked you who made the rollercoaster inside the X:\ No Way Out pyramid…


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Alton Towers unveils gold coaster car for Royal wedding

Alton Towers has unveiled a gold-coloured car on a rollercoaster train to commemorate the forthcoming wedding between Prince William and Kate Middleton. The publicity stunt was announced earlier today and featured lookalikes of the couple on…