Many people were waiting to ride The Smiler when the incident occurred. Read Lynne Skeel’s story here.
Tag Archive: Alton Towers
Jun 29 2013
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.
Jan 24 2012
Alton Towers have started lifting the lid off for the upcoming attraction Nemesis: Sub-Terra which is set to open to thrill-seekers and adventurers later this year.