2017

2 12, 2017

Provisional Opening Times Revealed for Thorpe Park and Chessington World of Adventures

2017-12-02T17:38:54+00:00December 2nd, 2017|

With closed season now well underway, Thorpe Park Resort and Chessington World of Adventures Resort have revealed their provisional opening dates and times for the 2018 season on each of their respective short breaks websites. Thorpe Park Resort The Island will open for the 2018 season on Friday 23rd March [...]

1 12, 2017

X to Receive Re-Theme For 2018

2017-12-06T10:36:56+00:00December 1st, 2017|

Plans have been submitted by Thorpe Park Resort for the re-theming of X, the Island’s indoor rollercoaster, including the addition of a new entrance for the attraction. In documents submitted to Runnymede Borough Council, the Resort outline plans to demolish the existing pyramid entrance portal and replace it with a [...]

29 09, 2017

Fright Nights Return to Thorpe Park Resort as the Dead Invade the Island

2017-09-29T13:20:17+01:00September 29th, 2017|

Fright Nights 2017 launched at Thorpe Park Resort last night as AMC’s The Walking Dead invaded the Island. Featuring two brand new mazes centred around the global horror phenomenon, as well as the return of some old favourites, this year’s event promised to be one of the biggest to date. [...]

5 09, 2017

The Walking Dead Invade Fright Nights 2017 at Thorpe Park Resort

2017-09-05T18:26:23+01:00September 5th, 2017|

Thorpe Park Resort have today confirmed the full line-up for FRIGHT NIGHTS 2017, including the arrival of what has been described as a ‘Global horror phenomenon’ – AMC’s The Walking Dead. Headlining 2017’s event are two new mazes based on the hit US television show, The Walking Dead. Indoor maze, [...]

16 04, 2017

Thorpe Park Resort Nominated for Two ScareCON Scar Awards

2017-04-16T13:30:49+01:00April 16th, 2017|

Thorpe Park Resort has received two nominations for the ScareCON Scar Awards, the annual event which champions and recognises all aspects of the scare industry – from year round scare attractions to Halloween events. In the nominations for the 10th annual awards, the resort picked up nominations in the following [...]

31 03, 2017

Derren Brown’s Ghost Train: Rise of the Demon Launches

2017-03-31T10:45:39+01:00March 31st, 2017|

Derren Brown’s Ghost Train: Rise of the Demon was officially unveiled by Thorpe Park Resort last night at a special launch party for invited guests. SouthParks was amongst those invited along to experience the latest incarnation of the Island’s newest attraction. Promising to be ‘deeper, darker, and more intense’, the [...]

9 03, 2017