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Thursday 13th September 2018

The magical home has gone up for sale and is currently on the property website, Rightmove as the marketing starts for Chessington's 2019 new attraction.

Wednesday 12th September 2018

Construction on the new accommodation at Alton Towers has begun. The Stargazing Lodges, opening in 2019, are set to be the parks cheapest accommodation. Containing just beds and power, the accommodation is very basic. All toilets and washing facility are contained in one central building. 

Tuesday 11th September 2018

Thorpe Park has announced the full line up for its Fright Nights 2018 Halloween event.

This years event is set to be the biggest ever, with six new live action horror mazes and scare zone announced. 

Monday 10th September 2018

Chessington has been hard at work over the past few weeks renewing an old effect in the Rattlesnake queue line. When the ride was installed back in 1998 the effect of a man climbing up and down a rope was installed.

Sunday 9th September 2018

With 2 days left until the full line up for Fright Nights, 2018 is announced preparation for the event is going on around the park for this year's event!

Saturday 8th September 2018

After the rapids accident at Drayton Manor last year Merlin has taken the decision to install additional safety measures on all water rapids rides.

Wednesday 5th September 2018

The Fight Nights 2018 line up has been partially announced on the Thorpe Park website.

Monday 3rd September 2018

The metal structure containing Haunted House Monster Party a madhouse ride, similar to Hex at Alton Towers has gone vertical. Opening in 2019 the framework for the ride has started to fly up! 

Sunday 2nd September 2018

The Halloween season is fast approaching and events up and down the country are all working hard to get their events all up and running ready for the opening day and trying to make sure the events are known about across the country.

Sunday 2nd September 2018

Fright Nights 2018 are nearly upon us, this year has the tagline of “This year nowhere is safe!”