TPT logo

Your guide to theme parks in Orlando and beyond


Main menu

UK Theme Parks Features and Articles

Theme Park Tourist's range of in-depth articles covering rides, attractions and restaurants at UK Theme Parks are listed below. As well as previews and reviews of new rides, look out for "Top 10" lists and tips for saving time and money on your next visit.

Theme park features by topic
Skull Island: Reign of Kong artwork
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 17:19

Take a look at 25 of the most unique and incredible new theme park experiences coming in 2016.

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train
Thursday, April 21, 2016 01:41

These attractions could use your votes!

Saturday, April 02, 2016 00:21

Here are YOUR favorite attractions from a wide variety of other theme parks around the globe!

Friday, April 01, 2016 15:10

These are the most intriguing new roller coasters making their debuts this year...

I'm a Celebrity Maze
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 14:21

Thorpe Park has always been bold and brave with its attractions offerings.

Island Beats at Thorpe Park
Tuesday, May 05, 2015 21:03

April and May are always great months to enjoy our awesome UK parks in the springtime, and still look forward to what awaits us for the rest of the year. All eyes are on the Merlin parks these past few weeks, with new ride plans, new on-site accommodation, and (another) new Annual Pass Sale. Rivalling the excitement of the new season being underway, more attraction details have finally been confirmed for Thorpe Park’s 2016 ride, and the Enchanted Village at Alton Towers is now officially open!

Thursday, April 09, 2015 10:20

Theme park fans in Britain have a lot to look forward to in 2015. Take a peek at eight of the biggest attractions landing on British shores this season.

Image © Thorpe Park
Wednesday, April 08, 2015 09:39

Spring is here, and with it the parks have all officially opened for 2015. Whilst there aren’t any big attractions to look forward to, we have a brand new live-action maze at Thorpe Park, a “third hotel” at Alton Towers, and a yearlong special event at Chessington celebrating all things penguin all to enjoy at the start of this theme park year.

Thorpe Park New Jungle Maze
Wednesday, March 04, 2015 08:45

This month's round-up of all the latest new from UK theme parks.

Brainiac Live at Thorpe Park
Tuesday, February 03, 2015 16:05

This month's round-up of the latest goings-on at UK theme parks.

Monday, January 19, 2015 08:53

The UK could be home to one of the largest tourist attractions in Europe by the end of the decade, in the form of an enormous themed resort anchored by movie studio Paramount. But will it go ahead?

CBeebies Land February Half Term.
Tuesday, January 06, 2015 05:31

2015 is here, and with it the ever closer start of another wonderful theme park year. Even though the turnstiles for our beloved British theme parks won’t open until March, there has been (and will be) plenty going on throughout winter, with several special events to keep us entertained right up until the spring. 

Thorpe Park

Not much to report from the Island Like No Other over the closed winter season, unlike the surprising bombshell of their “new for 2014” Angry Birds Land this time last year.


Connect with Theme Park Tourist: