Saturday, January 29, 2022

Tag: Leisure Island

Leisure Island set for £500,000 investment to double capacity

Leisure Island investment
Leisure Island has confirmed its £500,000 extension is likely to begin this January, as Castle Point Council meets to discuss the seafront park’s plans.

Leisure Island narrowly misses out on national award

Canvey Island, Leisure Island
It may only be a small, family-run amusement park, but Leisure Island Fun Park pushed the big guns all the way in a race to be named as the UK’s best attraction for toddlers.   A Canvey Island seaside amusement park has narrowly missed out on winning a prestigious Family Favourites Award for best day out for under-fives. Leisure Island Fun Park...

Canvey Leisure Island hailed in national press

Canvey Island, Leisure Island
Canvey’s Leisure Island Fun Park has been named by The Telegraph as one of the top 10 destinations for island day trips and holiday breaks in the UK. A report in The Telegraph has placed Leisure Island in Canvey in the top ten locations for those wanting to plan an island day trip or staycation. The accolade comes at a time...

Llandudno Pier warns new pavilion could harm arcade income

Coinslot - Llandudno Pier arcade income
If given the green light, residents of a new apartment block could seek a reduction in the opening hours of one of Llandudno Pier’s vital FECs.   Llandudno Pier owner Adam Williams has warned that the proposed Pier Pavilion development could harm trade at one of its two amusement arcades. In a letter calling on planning officials at Conwy County Borough Council...

Leisure Island commits to being safe, not sorry

Coinslot - Leisure Island Canvey First Aid
The manager of Canvey’s Leisure Island theme park, who believes himself to have saved a man’s life, is planning to build a state-of-the-art first aid centre.   Scott Petty, 49, was working at the Leisure Island Fun Park, on Canvey seafront, when a woman ran in and asked for help after the 86-year-old tripped over his dog’s lead and injured himself. Mr...