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Want to keep up with the latest Alton Towers news, including new attraction announcements, details of special events and updates on temporary ride closures? You've come to the right place!

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Nemesis Sub-Terra logo
Friday, March 23, 2012 08:00

A new report has revealed details of the closely-guarded ride experience on Nemesis Sub-Terra, the new attraction at Alton Towers for the 2012 season.

Nemesis Sub-Terra logo
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 08:13

Alton Towers has launched a TV advertising campaign for its two new attractions for 2012, Nemesis Sub-Terra and Ice Age Dawn of the Dinosaurs – The 4-D Experience.

Nemesis Sub-Terra logo
Tuesday, March 20, 2012 08:14

Alton Towers has revealed that its new ride for the 2012 season, Nemesis Sub-Terra, has received a rating of 12A from the British Board of Film Classification.

Alton Towers mansion
Monday, March 19, 2012 08:39

Alton Towers has increased its planning opening hours during off-peak days in the 2012 season, following criticism from fans of planned cuts.

Alton Towers SW7 spider structure
Friday, March 16, 2012 08:36

Alton Towers has received planning permission for the construction of its new roller coaster for the 2013 season, codenamed "Secret Weapon 7".

Alton Towers SW7 spider structure
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 08:42

Alton Towers has reportedly been ordered to pay £100,000 for road improvements before receiving approval for its plans to construct a new roller coaster for the 2013 season.

Alton Towers mansion
Monday, March 12, 2012 08:33

Alton Towers has revealed its opening hours for the 2012 season, with the park set to close earlier than it has in recent years.

Nemesis: Sub-Terra logo
Saturday, March 10, 2012 09:55

In this week's poll, we ask which new Alton Towers attraction you think will really hit the mark in 2012. Will it be Nemesis Sub-Terra or Ice Age: The Dawn of the Dinosaurs 4D Experience?

Scrat in Ice Age
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 08:38

Alton Towers will host a special Ice Age weekend on March 2-3, 2012, as it gears up for the debut of its new Ice Age Dawn of the Dinosaurs – The 4-D Experience attraction.

Alton Towers X Sector
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 08:43

Alton Towers has performed a surprise U-turn and revealed that its Enterprise and Submission rides will open for the 2012 season.

Alton Towers mansion
Saturday, February 18, 2012 10:27

In this week's poll, we ask which of the UK's two leading theme parks is your favourite - Alton Towers or Thorpe Park?

Alton Towers SW7 spider structure
Monday, February 13, 2012 08:52

New images have been released that show the theming elements that will surround Alton Towers' new ride for 2013, the SW7 roller coaster.

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