Tag Archive: ride closure

Nov 15 2011

Time is up as Bling is sold to Germany’s Skyline Park

After the Euro Attractions Show, we exclusively revealed that Pleasure Beach Blackpool’s Bling was on the market in a German trade magazine – and has now been revealed as being bought by one of Europe’s top amusement parks.

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Oct 24 2011

End of the line for Canada Creek Railway

Thorpe Park have today announced one of their few remaining family rides is to close next month, in a surprise move.

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Oct 09 2011

Rocket Racers’ Last Lego Rally

Legoland Windsors’ Rocket Racers attraction is to officially close tomorrow, after defying the HD revolution in computer gaming for many years. Located close to the park entrance’s ‘The Beginning’ area, the ride consisted of both a pre-show and an arcade style racing attraction.

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Oct 04 2011

Gold Mine set for redevelopment

Pleasure Beach Blackpool’s Gold Mine attraction is set for a redevelopment for 2012 as work commenced on the ride’s exterior – and the ride now being closed on a permanent basis. As work commenced, we managed to get some photos as new fences went up…

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