Tuesday, January 25, 2022

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Brighton Pier Group enters acquisition drive in leisure sector as profits rise

Brighton Pier Group
Brighton Pier Group has this week confirmed it will pursue further acquisitions in the leisure sector, after reporting pre-tax profit of £4.2m for the year ending 27 June.

Brighton Pier thanks “pent up demand” for £1m week

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Brighton Palace Pier has recorded the best week in its 122-year history, as hot weather, pent-up demand and plentiful staycationers pushed summer sales up 44 percent on 2019

UK operators close six rides following Ohio accident

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Despite all attractions having been “thoroughly inspected” in the past year, six pendulum-like rides have been closed as a safety precaution after tragedy struck a KMG Afterburner at the Ohio State Fair.   Six high-speed swinging theme park rides have been shut across the UK after a fatal accident on a similar attraction in the US. An 18-year-old man died and...

Tourism Sector Backs Campaign for Lighter Evenings

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“Let’s use our daylight hours more wisely” states BALPPA. Britain’s leading tourism sector amusement and leisure parks are calling on the Government to shift UK clocks to Central European Time, putting the UK one hour ahead of GMT in winter and two hours ahead in the summer - creating lighter evenings all year round for the UK's tourism sector. According to...