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by Chris
Sun Feb 28, 2021 8:16 pm
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: Holiday Park
Replies: 3
Views: 3074

Re: Holiday Park

Saw this being built in our visit last year (you can see in the above POV).

Love what Plopsa are doing with the park, looks great.
by Chris
Sat Feb 27, 2021 9:15 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: New to the forum? Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 2886
Views: 1304757

Re: New to the forum? Introduce yourself here!

Hi Matt and welcome!

The website and forum are good places to learn about the parks, so feel free to have a browse and ask any questions in the relevant topics - plenty of members and team are always happy to help.
by Chris
Wed Feb 24, 2021 11:39 pm
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: Drayton Manor
Replies: 3234
Views: 258226

Re: Drayton Manor

Yeah we saw this. I do hope that if the owners are going ahead with the sale of such important assets, they have a very good contingency plan in place...
by Chris
Mon Feb 01, 2021 10:26 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Alton Towers Resort Quick Questions
Replies: 1263
Views: 244365

Re: Question about two day visits

Me and some friends are considering a two day trip to Alton Towers in the summer and we're wondering if it's better to stay at an on-site hotel or if we should get one near to the resort. Does anyone have any advice? And possibly any other tips for a multiple day visit? Really it's down to cost. Th...
by Chris
Sat Jan 30, 2021 3:59 pm
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: Holiday Park
Replies: 3
Views: 3074

Re: Holiday Park

In need of a bit of love to bring the presentation standard up to how the rest of the park is now, here's our POV of Expedition GeForce. Still a fantastic ride.

by Chris
Sat Jan 30, 2021 3:54 pm
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: Liseberg
Replies: 201
Views: 40498

Re: Liseberg

Here's our POV of the best Dive Coaster (sorry Oblivion) in Europa, Valkyria.

by Chris
Sat Jan 30, 2021 2:21 pm
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: Toverland
Replies: 90
Views: 16516

Re: Toverland

Here's our new Fenix POV.

by Chris
Sat Jan 30, 2021 12:43 pm
Forum: Community News & Your Views
Topic: Introducing Attraction Source
Replies: 0
Views: 172

Introducing Attraction Source

https://www.attractionsource.com/assets/logos/demo/attractionsource-primary-final.jpg We are excited to announce the launch of Attraction Source – Theme parks and attractions from another point of view! This new brand is an evolution of SouthParks and presents thrilling new opportunities for conten...
by Chris
Fri Jan 29, 2021 1:51 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Alton Towers Resort General Index
Replies: 0
Views: 744

Alton Towers Resort General Index

https://www.attractionsource.com/assets/forum/headers/topic-index.jpg As part of our continuing commitment to make the Attraction Source Forum the best, and most accessible; we have put together this handy guide for you to quickly locate the topics you want. As before, please continue to use the se...
by Chris
Thu Jan 28, 2021 12:30 am
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: Attraction Source Forum Guidelines
Replies: 0
Views: 860

Attraction Source Forum Guidelines

As a valued forum member, we request that you observe the following guidelines to help us maintain the friendly atmosphere of the Attraction Source Forum. If you are unsure of any of our guidelines, please do not hesitate to send the team a message. Guideline 1 Respect for other members is required....
by Chris
Wed Jan 20, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: The Future of Oblivion
Replies: 44
Views: 18005

Re: The Future of Oblivion

He was very much on the TV in the queue line building the last time I rode in October!
by Chris
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:20 pm
Forum: Industry Chat
Topic: Industry Chat Index
Replies: 0
Views: 1436

Industry Chat Index

https://www.attractionsource.com/assets/forum/headers/topic-index.jpg Over the years, the world of theme parks and attractions has been discussed on the Attraction Source Forum. Below you’ll find a list of industry related discussion, where everything from future developments to industry news can b...
by Chris
Tue Jan 12, 2021 9:29 pm
Forum: Attraction Source Events & Meetups
Topic: Events Calendar 2021
Replies: 0
Views: 456

Events Calendar 2021

photo.jpg Saturday August 14th Alton Towers Resort Saturday October 16th Alton Towers Resort It feels strange writing about our exciting events in the middle of a national lockdown, but as a team we are optimistic and hopeful that we can all finally meet up again safely in 2021. We have provisional...
by Chris
Tue Jan 12, 2021 6:39 pm
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort
Replies: 10956
Views: 622171

Re: Oktoberfest - General Discussion

Thorpe Park have updated their Oktoberfest page with new text confirming that the event will be back again.

The 2021 opening times page also indicate the extended hours for the event, similar to 2020.

Prost!
by Chris
Tue Jan 12, 2021 12:59 am
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: Oakwood
Replies: 888
Views: 121859

Re: Oakwood

As a dedicated Alton Towers community I'd hope you would hear it here first if that was true! Every coaster comes to the end of its life at some point, but Spinball, and any Maurer spinning coaster is far cheaper to replace in parts than other coasters. It was only a few years ago that large parts o...
by Chris
Sun Jan 03, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: Oakwood
Replies: 888
Views: 121859

Re: Oakwood

Not heard this rumour.

Any ride would at this point, they really need investment and something to shout about again.
by Chris
Sun Jan 03, 2021 4:43 pm
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: Six Flags Qiddiya
Replies: 6
Views: 3604

Re: Six Flags Qiddiya

It's exciting, but I'm imagining the delaminated wheels, overheating, and technical issues already. Hopefully they will nail it!
by Chris
Fri Jan 01, 2021 6:12 pm
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: Dubai Parks & Resorts
Replies: 209
Views: 55411

Re: Dubai Parks & Resorts

Thanks for the updates - looking good!