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by Dan says hi
Wed Jul 11, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion

Does anyone know whether Vortex reopened today? The app said it did but then it said that it shut later on again and still says it’s closed. They may have just been testing it for when it eventually does reopen.
by Dan says hi
Sun Jun 24, 2018 12:21 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion

Samurai seems to have been down the last few days. Anyone know what’s up with it?
by Dan says hi
Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion

Ah ok that’s good thanks.
by Dan says hi
Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion

OK Thanks. I presume that’s for Thursdays as well. That’s annoying. I’d planned a Thursday in August a few months ago as I just saw a 10pm close and thought it would be a nice day and I have no interest in Love Island whatsoever.
by Dan says hi
Wed Jun 13, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion

Would this be available for annual pass holders or would we have to pay extra for that?
by Dan says hi
Mon Jun 04, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion

Not sure if this is recent or not, but Vortex is no longer on the queue times section of the Thorpe Park app. Not sure if this is just because it’s currently closed but Quantum wasn’t taken off the app when it was closed for a long period earlier this year.
by Dan says hi
Sat May 26, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion

Any news on what’s happening with Vortex? I’m going in a few weeks and I was wondering if any work is going on with It?
by Dan says hi
Sun May 06, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion

That’s a bit weird. Not really sure why they would have done that but anyway.
Rocky Express has reopened again but Vortex and Rush are both still closed.
Also, does anyone know if both the swings are working on Rush again, and if they re does one of them still go higher than the other one?
by Dan says hi
Sun Apr 29, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: Wicker Man - New for 2018
Topic: Wicker Man General Discussion
Replies: 6575
Views: 811134

Re: Wicker Man General Discussion

I know it’s not ideal, but it’s not as bad as a couple of people are making out. It’s a brand new ride, a brand new coaster system for Towers. It’s only been open a couple of months, of course there’s going to be some problems with it. If it’s still like this in the summer, then maybe some discussio...
by Dan says hi
Tue Apr 17, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion

Still Quantum is closed. Anyone know what’s wrong with it? Is it waiting for a part of something worse?
Rocky Express has also been down for about a week as well which means that Old Town currently just has two old, small rides in that whole area working.
by Dan says hi
Sat Apr 07, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Ride Downtime

Downtime:

So far this season, Quantum has been closed all season, presumably waiting for a new part. Also, Rush has been closed lots and seems to have been closed most of today and The Walking Dead seems to have had quite a bit of downtime as well!
by Dan says hi
Thu Apr 05, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Alton Towers Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 2552
Views: 279506

Re: Alton Towers Resort - General Discussion

Rita and The Smiler are both now down. Alton Towers are really having a horrific day operations wise.
by Dan says hi
Wed Mar 28, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion

These are all looking very nice, thanks for these.
Does anyone know what’s up with Quantum or when it might open for the season?
by Dan says hi
Tue Jan 23, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park - General Discussion

Alton Towers take note!!
by Dan says hi
Sun Sep 10, 2017 3:15 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park - General Discussion

Thorpe have now confirmed on their Twitter page that Rush will be closed for the remainder of the season due to maintenance.
by Dan says hi
Sat Sep 09, 2017 10:53 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Ride Downtime
Replies: 223
Views: 34136

Re: Ride Downtime

Runaway Mine Train seems to have now reopened!
by Dan says hi
Tue Sep 05, 2017 3:50 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park - General Discussion

They seemed to suggest that it was a local power cut instead of a park power cut but you can never be sure.
by Dan says hi
Tue Sep 05, 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6104
Views: 278659

Re: Thorpe Park - General Discussion

Thorpe is getting so much stick on social media this morning after their power cut. It seems like operations have been quite abysmal with quite a lot of guests moaning about the seemingly lack of staff on the rides to get more trains on. At the moment everything seems to be on 1 train!
by Dan says hi
Sun Aug 20, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Ride Downtime
Replies: 223
Views: 34136

Re: Ride Downtime

Runaway Mine Train seems to have been down since Monday or Tuesday last week. Does anyone know if there's issues with it or is it closed because of SW8 being built? Also, on a side note reliability in the last month or so seems to have been very good around the resort so hopefully they can keep this...
by Dan says hi
Wed Jun 28, 2017 4:29 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Ride Downtime
Replies: 223
Views: 34136

Re: Ride Downtime

It seems that the Go-Jetters has now reopened but Galactica is still closed.
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