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Want to keep up with the latest General news 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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Fun Spot America logo
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 09:50

The Fun Spot America amusement park on Orlando's International Drive has debuted two new roller coasters ahead of the official opening of its ambitious expansion on June 8, 2013.

Dreamworks logo
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 10:10

The project to build a new indoor Dreamworks theme park in East Rutherford, New Jersey has moved a step closer to reality after local authorities gave it the thumbs-up.

Nemesis at Alton Towers
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 10:06

Legendary ride designer John Wardley, the man behind many of the UK's most popular theme park attractions, has released his autobiography.

SeaWorld Orlando killer whales
Friday, April 05, 2013 10:46

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.

Paramount theme park plans
Friday, April 05, 2013 10:31

Plans to build a £2 billion Paramount theme park in the Thames Estuary near London have been delayed after a colony of rare spiders was discovered on the site.

Fantawild theme park
Thursday, April 04, 2013 09:51

The under-contruction Fantawild theme park in Xiamen, China has reportedly entered its final testing stage, and is due to open its gates for the first time on May 1, 2013.

Holiday World logo
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 10:53

SeaWorld and Busch Gardens owners triples its profits in 2012, Hong Kong Disneyland hikes ticket prices and The Storm begins to emerge at Sea World Australia.

Fun Spot America construction
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 10:39

The Fun Spot America amusement park is continuing work on its ambitious expansion plans, with new aerial photos showing several attractions taking shape.

White Lightning construction
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 11:20

The Fun Spot America amusement park in Orlando has released a new image of its under-construction wooden roller coaster, White Lightning.

Ratatouille concept art
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 11:27

Alton Towers to host pop acts in July, Ratatouille takes shape at Walt Disney Studios, Paris and is LEGOLAND Florida installing a pirates-themed land after all?

Fun Spot America SkyCoaster construction
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 11:24

Fun Spot America, the amusement park on Orlando's International Drive, is currently adding a 250-foot-tall SkyCoaster attraction to its line-up.

Grand Texas Theme Park logo
Friday, February 22, 2013 10:55

Walt Disney World offers first look at interactive Big Thunder Mountain Railroad queue, Alton Towers prepares for release of The Smiler game and plans for a new theme park in Texas progress further.


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