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Wednesday 13th February 2019

Alton Towers have begun auctioning off unique ride memorabilia from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: The Ride! The attraction will open as the Alton Towers Dungeon in March 2019. 

Thursday 7th February 2019

Thorpe Park have this morning updated their website with this years theme park opening times and dates. The start of the season begins on 29th March 10am - 5pm and then ends on 31st October.

Monday 4th February 2019

Work is underway at Chessington to prepare the park for the main theme park season which is just around the corner. With selected rides open for Christmas those rides are now undergoing maintenance.

Sunday 3rd February 2019

The replacement for Hocus Pocus Hall, Room On The Broom is set to open in 35 days. Work is continuing on the outside of the building with the queue line for the attraction set to be extended around the side of the Burnt Stub Building. 

Wednesday 30th January 2019

Hotel Guests and Merlin Annual Pass Holders are entitled to 30 minutes early ride time at Alton Towers Resort. This years line up has now been confirmed via the park's website. 

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Tuesday 29th January 2019

Opening times for the 2019 theme park season at Alton Towers have been released. Following suit to the past few years the park will be open from 10 am until 4 pm on low season weekdays then 10 am until 5 pm on weekends and busier weekdays.

Monday 21st January 2019

Tickets for the Alton Towers Dungeon have gone on sale today. Costing £5 online or £7.50 on the day your laugh and scream all the way through the Dungeon. 

Thursday 17th January 2019

Kick start another year of family fun, big thrills and loafs of adventures with a Merlin Annual Pass. Today started the month long promotion on Merlin Annual Passes, priced from £99 per person. Annual passes can be brought online and then collected via your nearest theme park. 

Tuesday 15th January 2019

A new season pass type has launched today at Alton Towers. Called the 2019 Season Pass Premium the pass gets you entry into the park just like the basic one but has a few differences. 

Monday 7th January 2019

Chessington has announced that the event Animal Adventures will have selected rides open, along with How to be a Zookeeper LIVE! — an interactive show where you’ll learn what it takes to become a Zoo Keeper and meet some of our animals along the way!