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Saturday 1st April 2017

Although the adventure tree carousel was supposed to open last weekend on Sunday today the ride has opened to the public. With a message posted on social media the park announced the ride was finally open.

Monday 27th March 2017

Work to preserve the future of the gardens at Alton Towers continues again this year with the Pagoda Fountain now under scaffolding following maintenance on it starting last year. Its believed this will finish by the start of the next season.

Saturday 25th March 2017

Following the success of the maze during Scarefest 2016, House of monsters will be making a return for this years scarefest event.

Friday 24th March 2017

New for 2017, Thorpe Park has a brand new app! Currently just available on iPhones the app has queue times embedded into it, a custom map of the resort with all the attractions, food places and toilets located on it.

Saturday 18th March 2017

Today The Gruffalo River Ride Adventure opened at Chessington World Of Adventures. With a private press event held in the morning the ride opened to the public at around 11 am.

Saturday 11th March 2017

Across all of the Merlin theme parks and mid way attractions Costa Coffee units are currently being rolled out as part of a new deal to bring Costa Coffee into the Merlin Business. 

Tuesday 7th February 2017

The closed season is almost over and its almost time to return to the theme parks for anther year of thrill and spills.

Wednesday 1st February 2017

Garmendale Engineering Limited have uploaded a set of photos on their Facebook page that show a new evacuation platform for the vampire ride at Chessington.

Wednesday 25th January 2017

With Loggers Leap closed for the 2016 theme park season it comes as no surprise that no “redevelopment” work was done to the ride during the season. The ride was left to rote over the closed season and during the whole season.

Saturday 21st January 2017

Just a few weeks after the announcement of the Gruffalo River Ride Adventure an opening date has been set for the new ride! The ride will officially open on 18th March 2017. The TPG Live will be live blogging from the event on the live system.