Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Tag: amusement arcade

Mr P’s overcomes adversity for grand opening

Mr P’s, amusements, Bognor, opening date
The brand new AWP-only arcade, Mr P’s Classic Amusements in Bognor Regis, has opened its doors just 14 days after being forced to delay the grand opening slated for 2 March. With the company citing “many technical problems” as reason for the rescheduling, fans of the old-school gaming experience were relieved to hear the new venture - one of four...

Barry Island Pleasure Park settles differences with council

Coinslot - Pleasure park Barry Island
What had looked likely to be a potentially acrimonious difference of opinion over an extension to the revived amusement park’s arcade, Barry Island has been able to avert an escalation of a dispute through a series of discussions.   A dispute between Barry Island Pleasure Park and Vale of Glamorgan Council over an extension to the attraction’s amusement arcade appears to...

Removing all pleasure from the pier in Southend

Coinslot - Southend pier development
Southend Council has proposed a £300,000 development to the town’s pier demolishing the current arcade for an enhanced hospitality area.   Southend council has submitted an application that would see the existing amusement arcade demolished to make way for a new, larger, hospitality area. The £300,000 facelift for the pier entrance aims to enhance the visitor experience by creating a larger, more...