London Paramount Entertainment Resort Update – November 2016

After what has seemed like a quiet twelve months for the development of London Paramount Entertainment Resort, further details regarding the status and amended plans for the project have started to emerge giving people an insight into the revised plans for the project for the first time since it was confirmed the

2016-11-25T18:55:11+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|

Extension Proposed for Derren Brown’s Ghost Train

THORPE PARK Resort have submitted an application for an extension to the building which currently houses Derren Brown’s Ghost Train. The application submitted to Runnymede Borough Council details a small extension to the left hand side of the current Ghost Train Shop and is described as comprising ‘an enclosed shop and open

2016-10-19T18:17:43+00:00 October 19th, 2016|

Legoland Windsor Resort Construction Update – October 2016

Whilst the final events of the 2016 season may be well underway at Legoland Windsor Resort, preparations have already started for the 2017 season with the start of construction on the Resort’s new area, Ninjago World, as well as further progress on the Castle Hotel. SouthParks paid a visit to look at

2016-10-16T16:01:38+00:00 October 16th, 2016|

Fright Nights Frightful Fifteenth Year Launches at Thorpe Park Resort

Fright Nights at THORPE PARK Resort debuts for its fifteenth frightful year at Thorpe Park Resort this weekend. With one brand new maze, plus the return of some old favourites, 2016’s event promises to have plenty of scares in store. New for 2016’s event is PLATFORM 15. The Resort’s largest maze to

2016-10-07T11:53:55+00:00 October 7th, 2016|

Full Details Released for Fright Nights Frightful Fifteenth Year

Fright Nights at THORPE PARK Resort celebrates its fifteenth gory year this year and to help mark the occasion the Resort has a whole host of scary surprises lined up. With a brand new maze, re-vamps of returning attractions, and some faces from Fright Nights past returning, this year’s event is set

2016-10-11T19:10:34+00:00 September 15th, 2016|

Bye Bye Bubbleworks

After 26 years Bubbleworks, Chessington World of Adventures Resort’s much loved dark boat ride, has closed its doors and taken its final passengers as the attraction retires to make way for a new ride set to open in 2017. To mark the final closure of the attraction, the Resort have thrown a

2016-10-11T19:14:59+00:00 September 6th, 2016|

Key Figure Leaves London Paramount Project

Fenlon Dunphy, one of the key directors of London Resort Company Holdings (LRCH), the developers behind London Paramount Entertainment Resort, has unexpectedly left the project. One of the leading figures behind the project, Mr Dunphy played a central role in the consultation process for the £3.2 billion development on the Swanscombe peninsular,

2016-08-12T17:54:14+00:00 August 12th, 2016|

Chessington World of Adventures Resort to Install New Carousel

Plans have been submitted by Chessington World of Adventures Resort to install a new ‘Themed Carousel’ to replace the existing ride behind the Chessington Shop. Proposed to be located in the heart of Market Square, in front of Market Square Pizza Pasta, the new carousel will comprise of a number of elements

2016-08-10T18:30:35+00:00 August 10th, 2016|

Full Steam Ahead for the Official Launch of Derren Brown’s Ghost Train

After months of anticipation Derren Brown’s Ghost Train has officially launched at Thorpe Park Resort with a media event held last night for invited guests. SouthParks were invited along to experience the ride for ourselves and give our verdict on the Resort’s latest addition. Located in a custom built warehouse at the

2016-07-22T08:53:18+00:00 July 22nd, 2016|