2 12, 2007

Developing the Thrills

2015-01-04T12:25:49+00:00December 2nd, 2007|

Thorpe Park recently sent us a press release regarding the plans for 2009: Press Release 27th November 2007 THORPE PARK - DEVELOPING THE THRILLS In line with the Thorpe Park’s Medium Term Development Plan, application for full planning permission for a new rollercoaster in 2009 has been submitted to the [...]

23 10, 2007

Fright Nights 2007

2015-01-04T12:20:33+00:00October 23rd, 2007|

October bought the sixth annual Thorpe Park Fright Nights. Since our last update in 2004, much has changed. Returning mazes are Asylum; a hospital from hell, the gothic Hellgate, and with its second year of deadly sins; Se7en. With the event now spanning a whole month, there is plenty of [...]

6 08, 2007

Summer Update

2015-01-04T12:02:03+00:00August 6th, 2007|

The Holiday Inn London Chessington is now open, and has been very popular with guests. The park has been on top form this season, really focussing on their family friendly image. Presentation, staff, operations, and ride reliability have been without fault. With only the Zoo expansion this year, Chessington have [...]

22 05, 2007

How is the park this year?

2015-01-04T11:46:19+00:00May 22nd, 2007|

This season is a quiet one at Thorpe Park, hence the lack of updates. This year general standards in presentation and maintenance have slipped. It seems that due to the short closed season the park was not given the attention it needed. Ride availability has been very poor, you are [...]

16 02, 2007

Park update

2015-01-03T22:04:59+00:00February 16th, 2007|

In a general update, the new route for Canada Creek Railway is being constructed. The circuit has been cut off from the farm, and the train will make a simple journey around Canada Creek. The future site of the Thorpe Park Hotel, has been cleared of all RMC structures with [...]

16 01, 2007

New season update

2015-01-03T21:30:23+00:00January 16th, 2007|

Flying fish is taking shape in its new location. Rumba Rapids boats are waiting patiently for the new season, and we learn that Ribena will no longer be sponsoring the ride. Slammer is undergoing some pretty hefty maintenance with the whole top removed. Every tree in the Canada Creek area [...]

10 01, 2007

Flying Fish

2015-01-03T21:18:56+00:00January 10th, 2007|

Just a small update on our new ride for 2007; Flying Fish. The cute little attraction we all miss has returned in a new location next to Depth Charge. Sporting a new colour scheme of light blue track, navy supports, and a fishy orange train, the ride will have a [...]