UK theme parks from another point of view!

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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Sun Jan 23, 2011 2:13 am

Lots, but a select few include:

The Haunted House (pre duel)
Thunder Looper
The Beast
Doom and Sons
The Park Railway
The Alpine Bobsleds
The 4 Man Bob

And i could have ridden both Toyland Tours and The Black Hole, but damn 10 year old me wanted to go to Flamingoland and The Bullet, which i must have gone on 100 times that season.
 
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Mon Jan 24, 2011 3:24 pm

I can actually say now that I have been on everything...except the Berry Bish Bash which I really really want to have a go in!

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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Sun Jun 15, 2014 12:47 pm

I never got to go on Corkscrew sadly :/
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Mon Jun 16, 2014 4:52 pm

Corkie (R.I.P.)
 
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Sun Jun 22, 2014 12:30 pm

Thunder Looper. I was too tiny to ride it, then didn't have the bottle. And the year I had the bottle to ride it, it was gone. So long Thunder Looper.
 
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Sun Jun 22, 2014 1:13 pm

The black hole
Corkscrew
The haunted house
Thunder looper :(
 
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Sun Jun 22, 2014 9:26 pm

Around the world in 80 days I seen videos on you tube and it looks so much better than toyland tours was and now Charlie.
 
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Thu Jul 03, 2014 4:58 pm

I wish I had ridden submission.
Before I first went to towers my freind told me how awsome submission was. I had to ride it. I went to towers, headed straight for the x-sector. But it was gone :cry:
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Thu Jul 03, 2014 5:03 pm

Aw yeah I never rode submission either :(
 
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Tue Jul 08, 2014 9:10 am

by far thunderlooper and haunted house
 
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Tue Jul 08, 2014 4:03 pm

This is just my point of view here, but all you missed by not going on Submission was having your thighs destroyed and blood all rushing into your head. Nothing more. I'm really not sorry to see it go.
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Tue Jul 08, 2014 5:30 pm

Around the world in 80 days :(
 
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Fri Jul 11, 2014 2:13 pm

Thunder loop, Corkscrew and black hole. Wish they would have an area dedicated to old rides, maybe re-build them :lol
 
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Fri Jul 11, 2014 10:57 pm

I hate to think of the maintenance costs of that area.
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:14 am

I kinda wish I'd been on Submission. I know it was really painful, but it was an Alton Towers Flat, which is a rarity nowadays.

Also Corkscrew.
 
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Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Sat Jul 12, 2014 10:23 am

Thunderlooper.

The first time I visited and was tall enough I chickened out, but by the time of my next visit it was gone :(
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Sat Jul 12, 2014 10:33 am

What's really amusing for me when I read the posts in here,is that I have ridden all the rides that are mentioned :lol
Showing my age now aren't i ;)
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Tue Jul 15, 2014 1:37 pm

Definitely the corkscrew...
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Fri Aug 01, 2014 9:37 am

I'd have really liked to do the Alton mini-railway actually. I think the route through Haunted Hollow is really nice and I'm always looking for evidence that is no longer there aha, apart from the tunnels that have been converted. There's something quite beautiful and sad about a closed railway, even if it became redundant with the monorail and skyride.
 
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Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

Tue Aug 26, 2014 9:41 am

Submission
Corkscrew
Dynamo
Energizer
Black Hole
1001 Nights
Toyland Tours
4 Man Bob
Alton Beast
Alton Mouse

(Yeah, there's a lot :yikes:)
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