Alton Towers is set to expand CBeebies Land in 2019 with a children’s duel drop tower ride called Peter Rabbit Hippity Hop and a new show called Teletubbies Big Band Live Show (from April).
Peter Rabbit Hippity Hop
Its crunch time at Thorpe Park, the rides have been stripped down for winter checks and have been reassembled. Staff have started training on the finished rides with some not quite ready yet.
Work is continuing around Chessington to prepare the resort for the main theme park season which is due to start on the 10th March 2019.
For the past few years, the Explorer Carpark at Chessington has caused many issues when it rains or the weather has been partially bad. From cars getting stuck and needing to be pulled free by tractors and generally not being the best place to park your car.
Room on the Broom is in the final stages of construction, all bar one signs referencing hocus Hocus Pocus Hall have been removed. The main sign for the attraction has been removed and repainted purple to suit the new colour scheme of Room on the Broom.
Chessington has started to release some of the new pin badges for the 2019 theme park season. This year's collection includes 18 new pin badges with more expected over the next few months. From current attractions to old retired rides there are pin badges to suit everyone this year.
Over the past few weeks, Alton Towers have been repainting the Monorail station bright green. More work appears to be going on in the entrance plaza area, the entrance tower is also getting a repaint. Remaining the same colour the area around the tower has been cornered off.
Earlier this week Legoland Windsor announced that the new ride Haunted House Party will be opening on Saturday 13th April. Lord Vampyre invites you, and all the little monsters to The Haunted House Monster Party for the most spook-tacular ride EVER!
Thorpe Park have today confirmed on their social media channels that Loggers Leap will not be returning! It has rumoured that the ride will not return for the past few years with enthusiasts and guests always left asking would it return.
Work on the stargazing pods at Alton Towers looks to be almost complete with paths to the pods being layed yesterday, more of the standard pods have been installed since we were last on site. However, we're yet to see the premium pods arrive on site.