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Gangsta Granny: The Ride Will Headline The New 'World Of David Walliams' Opening At Alton Towers In Spring 2020

Gangsta Granny: The Ride, is Alton Towers new 4D Dark Ride for 2020. It will sit centre stage in a new area of the theme park, formerly known as Cloud Cuckoo Land, which is being transformed into 'The World of David Walliams'. The new headliner attraction, Gangsta Granny: The Ride will be housed in

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Do you love theme parks? Surely it is such a silly question? Who doesn't enjoy the thrill of a roller coaster as it whizzes you around on it's unpredictable journey, see the elation on a small child's face as they are whisked around Big Thunder Mountain or just wandering around a Disney Park soaking

Blackpool Pleasure Beach Announces Red Arrows Themed Ride For 2015

Blackpool Pleasure Beach has announced its latest thrill ride: Sky Force.

As the first Sky Fly attraction in the UK, the ride will see thrill seekers take to the skies in Red Arrows themed gondolas as they somersault 72 feet in the air.

To be built by Gerstlauer Amusement Rides, the unique

The 2 Classic Disney Attractions Robin Williams is Best Known For (and 2 Where You Can Still See Him)

The news of Robin Williams untimely passing hit many in the Disney community very hard. Though both attractions that featured Robin Williams have since been retired, those that have visited Disney Parks in the past may have fond memories of visiting these two attractions over the years.

Thorpe Park names new hotel for 2014 as Thorpe Shark Hotel

Thorpe Park has renamed its new on-site hotel as the Thorpe Shark Hotel, ahead of its debut in April 2014.

The new accommodation had previously been known as the Waterfront Hotel, but will now include additional theming to match its new name. It replaces the Crash Pad, which was installed by

12 things we know about Alton Towers' planned Enchanted Village hotel

Alton Towers has resubmitted its planning application to build a third on-site hotel, this time consisting of a number of small lodges. Here's a summary of what we know about the plans.

3 "World First" Options for Thorpe Park's Next Roller Coaster

Thorpe Park is expected to open a new roller coaster by 2017. Here are three "world first" coasters that the park might consider adding to its line-up.

Alton Towers to remove Submission - could Ripsaw be next?

Alton Towers will remove the Submission ride from X-Sector for the 2014 season. We take a look at which rides could follow it out of the park over the next few years.

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

Thorpe Park confirms Angry Birds Land for 2014 season

Thorpe Park will open a new land themed around the Angry Birds mobile game for the 2014 season, the park has announced.

The headline attraction in Angry Birds Land will be the Angry Birds 4D Experience, which will use "high impact special effects" to bring the Angry Birds characters to life. It

Images: Alton Towers reveals new CBeebies Land attractions for 2014 (updated)

Alton Towers has revealed details of the attractions that will feature in its new CBeebies Land area, which is due to open on May 24, 2014.

Following a deal with BBC Worldwide, kids' favourites such as Mr Bloom and In the Night Garden will join the park's line-up. They will be part of a major

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