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£10 entry offered to Drayton Manor Facebook users

Drayton Manor has launched a £10 entry offer via its Facebook page, valid for visits on 5 September. A voucher can be downloaded for the Monday date, which is when most children return to school after the summer…


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Drayton Manor Hotel management ready for opening

Drayton Manor’s new 150-room hotel now has all management staff in place, ahead of its opening on 15 August. Managers are now in place for various departments, including marketing, food and beverage, human resources, head…


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Brean Leisure Park readies revamped Space Invader

Brean Leisure Park will officially open its new enclosed rollercoaster Astro Storm next week. The ride is the former Space Invader and later Space Invader 2, which operated at Blackpool Pleasure Beach between 1984 and…


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Thieves raid Camelot arcade

Around £1,000 was stolen from Camelot theme park when thieves targeted an amusement arcade last week. According to the Preston and Leyland Citizen newspaper, burglars broke in via a rear fence on 11 July, with…


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Pleasure Beach Blackpool to offer backstage tours

Pleasure Beach Blackpool is to offer behind the scenes tours of some rides and maintenance workshops early next year. The tours will guided by David Cam, a park director with over 40 years of experience…


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iPhone App launched by Alton Towers

Alton Towers has launched an iPhone application which is available for download from the Apple App Store from today. Features include live queue times and the option to purchase Waterpark tickets from your mobile device. A ‘Ride Rater’…


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The Ultimate: 20 years of the rough and tough

Today marks two decades of operation for what is Britain’s most strikingly original and bizarre rollercoaster, The Ultimate at Lightwater Valley. 20 years on and it remains the signature attraction of the North Yorkshire’s park,…