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Wednesday 19th February 2020

In 2020 Alton Towers celebrates its 40th Anniversary and to celebrate its rich history the park has launched a new feature on its website. Merging the theme park of today with the past and future, visitors to the park can create, model and share there own park map.

Tuesday 18th February 2020

Oktoberfest is coming to Alton Towers Resort in 2020! Posted on the parks website:

Delightfully themed entertainment for all ages and delicious food, all wrapped up in a cheerful and ideal for families atmosphere, with a German twist.

Sunday 16th February 2020

The magic is returning to Chessington World of Adventures. The park is just 4 weeks away to opening for the 2020 season to annual pass holders and reopening on 19th March. Opening it’s newest area, Rainforest, with the new mini log flume River Rafts, Treetop Hoppers and Jungle Rangers.

Tuesday 11th February 2020

Chessington World of Adventures have announced the launch of a brand-new messaging service, Wild WhatsApp. Giving guests and animal lovers the chance to contact Chessington zookeepers directly with all their animal-related questions.

Saturday 8th February 2020

Chessington Animal Adventures returns this February half term at Chessington. Running from 15th till 23rd February 2020 the park is packed full of fun and wild adventures for the whole family. Tickets to the event cost from £15 per person and entry is free for Annual Pass Holders! 

Thursday 6th February 2020

Thorpe Park has been chosen to be the first Merlin theme park to have new car park technology. The installation of ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition) will dramatically improve the guest experience of the busy car parks.

Monday 3rd February 2020

After the rush of Christmas and the January sales Merlin Entermaints the company behind Thorpe Park, Alton Towers, etc normally host a Merlin Annual Pass Sale where new subscriptions and renewals are put on sale.

Friday 31st January 2020

Following speculation about the attractions return, Jungle Escape at Thorpe Park has been removed from the park's website and Mobile Apps. Launched in May 2020, the attraction used the space and some theming from the old I’m a celebrity attraction.

Thursday 30th January 2020

Legoland Windsor Resort has announced when Duplo Dino Coaster the new family rollercoaster will open to the public. Opening Saturday 14th March the attraction is located in Duplo Valley in the centre of the park.

Sunday 26th January 2020

Chessington World Of Adventures is set to have a big year in 2020. With a whole new area unveiled called “The Rainforest”, a new family log flume ride installed, the Flying Jumbos relocated to Adventure Point and rethemed to the children’s book Elmer the Patchwork Elephant.