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Video, images: Drayton Manor to add Air Race thrill ride for 2014 season

Drayton Manor has revealed that it will add a Zamperla Air Race attraction for the 2014 season - making it the only theme park in the UK to add a thrill ride for the new season.

Air Race will take riders on a "stomach-churning aerial adventure", turning them upside down at heights of up to

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Winston's Whistle-Stop Tour now open at Drayton Manor's Thomas Land

The new Winston's Whistle-Stop Tour monorail ride opened on Friday, July 19, 2013 in Drayton Manor's popular Thomas Land area.

The Fat Controller was on hand to open the new addition, which takes guests on a circuit around Thomas Land, offering aerial views of the area's other attractions. The

Theme park news round-up - June 6, 2013

Track completed for Seven Dwarfs Mine Train at Disney's Magic Kingdom, Ratatouille takes shape at Walt Disney Studios and Islands of Adventure's Jurassic Park area set for overhaul.

Confirmed: Winston's Whistle Stop Tour to open at Drayton Manor on July 19, 2013

Drayton Manor has confirmed that a new ride, Winston's Whistle Stop Tour, will open on July 19, 2013 to mark the fifth anniversary of the opening of its popular Thomas Land area.

Winston's Whistle Stop Tour will be a monorail-style attraction that will take guests on a circuit around Thomas

Drayton Manor's The Grill Inn restaurant launches stomach-busting new menu

Drayton Manor's The Grill Inn restaurant has launched a new menu, which includes a range of burgers named after the theme park's most popular thrill rides.

Heading the new line-up at the eatery is the Apocalypse Mega Burger, named after the 177-feet-tall Apocalypse drop tower. Those taking on

Theme park news round-up - April 5, 2013

Alton Towers to close The Sanctuary on April 14, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment pushes forward with IPO and the truth revealed about Walt Disney World's Toy Story characters.

Drayton Manor to add Winston Ride to Thomas Land in Summer 2013

Drayton Manor has revealed that the new ride to be added to Thomas Land in summer 2013 will be themed around Winston, the inspection vehicle seen in the Thomas & Friends series.

Winston Ride will be a monorail-style attraction that will take guests on a circuit around Thomas Land, offering

Theme park news round-up - March 14, 2013

A photo update on construction work at Universal Studios Florida, Outlaw Run roller coaster debuts at Silver Dollar City and is Springfield on its way to Universal Studios Hollywood?

Drayton Manor's 4-D Cinema to show "A Fish Story" during 2013 season

Drayton Manor will host a new film in its 4-D theatre during the 2013 season, with A Fish Story being shown in the 152-seat venue.

The musical animated film's plot focuses on Deepo, an orange Garbaldi fish, and Billy, a trainee at the aquarium who "magically" turns into a fish. Together

Theme park news round-up - March 5, 2013

Alton Towers' The Smiler set to smash coaster inversion record, Universal Studios Florida opens Transformers store and Cedar Point prepares to start GateKeeper testing.

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