Saturday, January 22, 2022

Tag: Rollercoaster

Clarence Pier unveils two new rollercoasters

Clarence Pier Southsea
Clarence Pier has invested in two new rollercoasters to help boost its appeal to holidaymakers over the summer season.

London Resorts push for multiple licence partners

The seemingly perennial planning stage of the £3.5bn London Resorts theme park is rolling one once more with the release of new information around licence partnerships. The project had started under the banner of entertainment giants Paramount but a split between the company and developers London Resorts Company Holdings (LRCH) was announced last year. It is now understood that the group...

ICON rollercoaster opens at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Blackpool ICON
Blackpool Pleasure Beach has launched its new £16.25m ICON ride, the UK’s first ever double-launch rollercoaster. The amusement park opened the new attraction - the biggest investment in its 122-year history - to the public last Friday, in time for the bank holiday weekend. The 80-second ride has acceleration equivalent to a Formula 1 racing car, going from zero to over...

First phase of Blackpool Pleasure Beach’s new rollercoaster set for completion

Coinslot - Blackpool Pleasure beach rollercoaster
Blackpool Pleasure Beach has confirmed that the first phase of work on its new £16.25m rollercoaster is on schedule and will be delivered on time.   The amusement park said over 80 per cent of the foundations for the rollercoaster ride, currently dubbed Construction MMXVIII, has been completed. Once finalised, it will be the UK’s first double launch rollercoaster and will feature...