In 2003, plans to build a wooden coaster in Alton Towers were rejected. In 2013, John Wardley revealed a wooden coaster would’ve been perfect for the park. Airgates reporter Michael Mander explores the stigma surrounding wooden coasters, and asks if it would be good for Alton Towers.
Merlin Entertainments funds an additions week of the famous Blackpool Illuminations
Rumours are spreading like wildfire about the potential for a new ride at Blackpool Pleasure Beach!
Is Merlin’s new membership scheme really what it seems to be?
The Facebook page for ‘Peppa Pig World’ in Paultons Park has recently been removed after it was hacked – irritating parents.
About 40 people are stuck on Rameses Revenge in Chessington World of Adventures.
Not decided what to do for Father’s Day? Fear not! Airgates have compiled a list of special deals and discounts for dad this Sunday.
With many guests now waiting over an hour just to get out the car park, Windsor’s residents and local council agree something needs to be done.
Drusillas have made an appeal for bamboo via their Twitter feed, in the hope that they’ll be able to feed their Red Pandas.
Is Britain really the theme park capital of the world?
Buoys and Gills will be eager to ‘Sea’ Manchester’s Newest Aquatic Attraction!
With many guests eager to experience The Smiler, Alton Towers disappoints once again when the ride car stalls midway around the track.
Andy Reid, alongside 39 other war veterans, has abseiled down the UK’s tallest roller coaster to raise funds for The Soldier’s Charity.
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No! It’s Woody Bear, the mascot of Pleasurewood Hills, descending from 13,000 feet to celebrate the park’s 30th birthday.
A selection of Tweets about Alton Towers’ new ride: The Smiler.