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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|

Derren Brown’s Ghost Train Begins Limited Service

Derren Brown’s Ghost Train has started operating for ‘technical rehearsals’ at Thorpe Park Resort, giving the general public their first opportunity to experience what awaits behind the gates of Thorpe Junction. Beginning Friday afternoon (1st July), the much anticipated attraction finally opened its doors, allowing guests to experience for the first time

2016-07-03T13:42:05+00:00 July 3rd, 2016|

London Paramount Planning Process Confirmed to be Delayed

London Resort Company Holdings, the company behind the proposed London Paramount Entertainment Resort, have today officially confirmed that the submission of their planning application will be delayed by 12 months, meaning it will be summer 2017 before details are sent to the Secretary of State for consideration. In a release on the

2016-06-03T17:47:04+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|

Chessington World of Adventures Begin Consultations on Long Term Plan

Chessington World of Adventures Resort have started consultations on its new long term plan, giving people the first glimpse of what the future holds for the popular theme park resort. The new long term plan, which sets out proposals for the next 5-10 years at the Resort, details a range of key

2016-04-25T18:23:43+00:00 April 25th, 2016|

Derren Brown Unleashes Terrifying Demon as Teaser for His Ghost Train

Derren Brown and Thorpe Park Resort have today released the latest terrifying teaser for Derren Brown’s Ghost Train which is set to open next month at the Resort. In a video released earlier today (Monday 18th April), Derren Brown unleased a creepy demon type creature on unsuspecting members of Thorpe Park

2016-04-18T18:36:58+00:00 April 18th, 2016|