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Blackpool Tower Dungeon Logo

Blackpool Tower Dungeon Press Day

Blackpool as of late has been transforming it’s image – from a tired and cheap town to a family-friendly resort, with the sprinkling of a little magic from global leisure company Merlin Entertainments. With well-known theme parks such as Alton Towers, Thorpe Park and Legoland Windsor being operated by Merlin, Blackpool Council made sure that …

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Hot Ice Feathers Skater

Hot Ice offers an Enticing night out

Returning for another year, Hot Ice is one of the finest shows of its type in the world. The show itself has more than a dash of history to it – with the first production taking place at the Pleasure Beach in 1937, a variety of themes and routines have entertained audiences over the years. …

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MJ Timeless

MJ Timeless Review

Reviewed by Adam James, August 2010 for Blackpool Aloud Yesterday I had the pleasure of watching the latest Pleasure Beach Resort production ‘MJ Timeless’, a show which has been described by the promoters as ‘A spectacular tribute to Michael Jackson’; and being totally honest, you’d have much diffculty disagreeing with that statement. Now playing at …

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Nemesis Sub-Terra Phalanx Tank

Nemesis Sub-Terra Review

Reviewed by Adam James  With no additions for 2011, Nemesis Sub-Terra was a much anticipated addition to Alton Tower’s line up – and with a promise of being ‘your worst nightmare underground’, the attraction had alot to live upto. With ABC Rides of Switzerland announcing through a press release in September that four drop towers …

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