Tag: rides

New operator for Luna Park

Luna Park, New operator, W Crow & Son, scarborough, rides, attractions
Ride suppliers W Crow & Son is set to take over the iconic Scarborough attraction, dormant since February, later this week. There is soon to be a change-of-hands at Scarborough’s famous Luna Park funfair, with a new operator set to take charge of a new lease this Thursday. The attraction, which was closed temporarily in February as the details of the...

Clacton Pier makes the grade with VisitEngland

Clacton Pier
Clacton Pier continues to provide a top quality visitor attraction for a fun day out, according to VisitEngland, which carried out a full day assessment of the landmark last month. It concluded that the pier meets the high standards required for accreditation in the national scheme, an award the operator will hold for at least a two years before another...

Legoland wins battle to build to visitor township and new rides in Windsor

With 11 votes to two in favour of Merlin Entertainment’s plans, Royal Borough planning councillors have granted permission for a new township and three new rides at the company’s Legoland attraction in Windsor. Merlin Entertainment’s leisure empire is expanding at the operator’s Legoland Windsor attraction after Royal Borough planning councillors granted permission for the construction of 450 new lodges and...

World of Rides continue helping families play together

Coinslot World of Rides boat family
The all new range of budget priced Super Hero, Future Bike and Baby Bumper boat battery rides from World of Rides are all set to encourage playtime for parents and children. World of Rides believes that children aged three to twelve continue to remain the biggest single influence in choosing a family day-out leisure destination, and battery rides remain the...

Next generation creates the next generation of battery cars

Coinslot Leisure Engineering Battery Cars
Family-managed business Sela Group continues to provide high quality battery cars to stand the test of time and to be enjoyed by the next generation of children. Leisure Engineering will be driving this message home at EAG. The company Sela Group srl. was launched by two De Carlo cousins Gerardo and Donato, producing battery cars for over 40 years and...

Fantasy Island gets £3m injection from new owners

Coinslot, Fantasy Island
Skegness-based theme park Fantasy Island is to receive a £3m investment from its new owners, The Mellors Group, to open a variety of new attractions. The company which also has a hand in Winter Wonderland and Nottingham Beach will be opening two news rides at the Skegness site including a multi-platform indoor mini golf course, an American-style bowling alley and...