18 March 2021

Nominations announced for 2021 ScareCON SCAR Awards

2021-03-19T20:57:38+00:0018th March 2021|Chessington World of Adventures Resort, Industry News, Thorpe Park Resort|

ScareTOUR, a site dedicated to providing independent reviews of scare attractions all over the world, last night announced nominations for the 2021 ScareCON SCAR awards, the annual awards which recognise and champion all aspects of the scare industry – from Halloween events to year-round scare attractions. The nominations [...]

16 February 2021

Chessington World of Adventures Resort announces Croc Drop

2021-02-16T18:32:59+00:0016th February 2021|Chessington World of Adventures Resort|

Chessington World of Adventures Resort have today officially announced their new for 2021 attraction, Croc Drop. Set to ‘drop’ in Spring 2021, with an exact opening date to be confirmed, brave explorers will plunge 25m into the giant jaws of Sobek, the ancient Egyptian Crocodile God and protector of the [...]

23 June 2020

Southern theme parks confirm July 4th re-opening date

2020-12-28T13:12:12+00:0023rd June 2020|Chessington World of Adventures Resort, Legoland Windsor Resort, Thorpe Park Resort|

Thorpe Park Resort, Chessington World of Adventures Resort, and LEGOLAND Windsor Resort have announced that they will be re-opening their gates to guests from Saturday 4th July. The announcement follows the successful opening of the Zoo at Chessington on 18th June and is in line with the UK Government’s latest [...]

1 April 2020

Thorpe Park Resort and Chessington World of Adventures Resort nominated for SCAR Awards

2020-12-13T23:36:58+00:001st April 2020|Chessington World of Adventures Resort, Thorpe Park Resort|

Thorpe Park Resort and Chessington World of Adventures Resort have each received two nominations for the ScareCON SCAR awards, the annual awards which recognise and champion all aspects of the scare industry – from Halloween events to year-round scare attractions. In the nominations for the 13th annual awards, [...]

21 March 2020

COVID-19 forces closure of southern theme parks

2020-12-28T13:13:02+00:0021st March 2020|Chessington World of Adventures Resort, Legoland Windsor Resort, Thorpe Park Resort|

Chessington World of Adventures Resort, Legoland Windsor Resort, and Thorpe Park Resort have all announced that they will be closing and postponing the start of the 2020 theme park season due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19. In a series of announcements on the evening of Thursday 19th [...]

16 March 2020