27 10, 2000

Project Odyssey & Other News

2014-06-29T23:16:20+01:00October 27th, 2000|

To wrap up the end of the 2000 season, finally the news we have all been waiting for. Project Odyssey will be the world's first ten looping coaster when it opens in Spring 2002. Construction has recently started on the huge piece of land located along the lake side of

24 08, 2000

Demolitions & Openings

2014-06-29T17:00:17+01:00August 24th, 2000|

Wicked Witches Haunt and the surrounding structures have been completely demolished. Sweet City and Amity Cove KFC have re-opened. Earlier in the month a travelling Huss Enterprise was installed near the Thorpe Belle. This was to cater for the attractions that were lost in the fire.

21 07, 2000

Major Fire at Thorpe Park

2020-07-16T22:34:33+01:00July 21st, 2000|

Today a major fire broke out on Mr Rabbit's Tropical Travels, with the cause unknown. All visitors were evacuated out of the park and compensated. Attractions and buildings that were damaged include Mr Rabbit's Tropical Travels, Wicked Witches Haunt, Sweet City and Amity Cove KFC. It is unlikely that Wicked

15 05, 2000

X:\ No Way Out Accident

2014-06-29T16:39:35+01:00May 15th, 2000|

Recently, a young boy fell out of a train on X:\ No Way Out on one of the stationary block brakes. It was not a ride error but it is believed that he actually managed to stand up. He broke both his legs. No more is known at this time.

16 03, 2000

Tidal Wave & The 2000 Season

2014-06-29T17:03:51+01:00March 16th, 2000|

The first update brings us news that Tidal Wave is almost ready to go. You could say this is the first major investment that Tussauds have made in the park. For those who aren't aware, Tidal Wave is a 'shoot the chute' style water ride from O.D. Hopkins. The three