If you enjoy reading Airgates Online, we recommend taking a look at our sister site, Attraction Place - your new source for the latest accommodation, travel and attraction news.
(Clicking on the link will open a new window)

Monthly Archive: March 2012

Mar 31 2012

MAGMA erupts at Paultons!

MAGMA, a brand new drop tower ride reaching 25 metres high at Paultons Park in Hampshire, opened to the general public today.

Continue reading »

Mar 30 2012

Jimmy Godden dies, aged 67

Jimmy Godden, famous for running Dreamland in Margate from 1996 to its unfortunate eventual closure in 2003, has died at the age of 67.

Continue reading »

Mar 25 2012

Reviewed: Nemesis Sub-Terra

It’s official – The British theme park season is now well underway! The rides are re-opened, the PR stunts have concluded, and finally millions of visitors will have the chance to have their preliminary rides on new additions such as The Swarm at Thorpe Park, and Nemesis Sub-Terra at Alton Towers.

Continue reading »

Mar 24 2012

First ‘Airgates:Live’ from Alton Towers

This weekend, Airgates will be posting Live updates from our live feed for the first time at www.airgates.co.uk/live .

Continue reading »

Mar 22 2012

Pitch and Butt for charity fundraiser

Adventure Island are looking for people who have the (golf) balls to help raise money for The Prostate Cancer charity this weekend.

Continue reading »

Mar 19 2012

Nemesis Sub-Terra promoted as ‘too scary’ for children

Alton Towers have looked to a professional rating organisation to look into their upcoming ride, who have deemed it ‘too scary’ for children with a 12A rating.

Continue reading »

Mar 17 2012

Playtime begins as first minifigures enter Legoland Hotel

LEGO brick fans are celebrating after the opening of the UK’s first LEGO themed accommodation in Windsor.

Continue reading »

Mar 15 2012

War has arrived with new rollercoaster

Thorpe Park’s latest rollercoaster ‘The Swarm’ today opened it’s airgates to the public for the first time, receiving positive reviews.

Continue reading »

Mar 12 2012

Time out as hours reduced for Alton Towers

Alton Towers have announced their new opening hours for 2012, resulting in closing earlier than previously on select days.

Continue reading »

Mar 04 2012

Lightwater Valley sends ‘Aftershocks’ with new TV campaign

Lightwater Valley have released content from their upcoming television campaign, entitled ‘Aftershock’. The comical advert is based around the concept of ‘a delayed reaction following a series of awesome ride experiences’ after a day out at the Yorkshire-based theme park.

Continue reading »

Older posts «