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by PETER MOWBRAY
Wed Apr 03, 2013 12:05 am
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Alton Towers 02/04/13
Replies: 5
Views: 1490

Re: Alton Towers 02/04/13

Thank You, I will be posting quite a lot on Towers Times  8)
by PETER MOWBRAY
Tue Apr 02, 2013 8:50 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Alton Towers 02/04/13
Replies: 5
Views: 1490

Alton Towers 02/04/13

Well its been a while since we have visited Britain's Premier Park.. It has changed quite a lot in the 3 or 4 years since we last visited.. We had purchased these Merlin Premium passes, very good value and lots of perks.. So we left Blackpool at 8.30am and reached Alton Towers at just got 10.00am 97...
by PETER MOWBRAY
Sun Nov 04, 2012 8:43 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Halloween at the Pleasure Beach 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1344

Halloween at the Pleasure Beach 2012

Very impressed with what the Blackpool Pleasure Beach had to offer if I am being honest, live music, Blood Cocktails   and a nice atmosphere.. The rides were open until 10pm and capacity of the rides were not reduced..it was a shame about the rain, but it stopped at around 830pm.. :thumbup1: I ...
by PETER MOWBRAY
Tue Mar 22, 2011 11:58 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Pleasure Beach report 20/03/11
Replies: 6
Views: 1528

Re: Pleasure Beach report 20/03/11

Very good report Peter. :) It's a shame I can't view it on LIB, but it looked like you all had a great time. I can't help but wonder who the beauty on Derby Racer is though! :P Shame I didn't bump into you on Sunday, but i'm glad everyone appeared to have a laugh and enjoy the day. I did spot you, ...
by PETER MOWBRAY
Tue Mar 22, 2011 8:17 am
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Pleasure Beach report 20/03/11
Replies: 6
Views: 1528

Re: Pleasure Beach report 20/03/11

Ha good one Sam.. 8) I couldnt copy and paste the whole report for some reason.. :( You can follow the link above, here are some pictures from the day anyway.. 8) http://i702.photobucket.com/albums/ww21/PETERMOWBRAY7/Petes%20Album%203/006-28.jpg http://i702.photobucket.com/albums/ww21/PETERMOWBRAY7/...
by PETER MOWBRAY
Mon Mar 21, 2011 9:06 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Pleasure Beach report 20/03/11
Replies: 6
Views: 1528

Pleasure Beach report 20/03/11

I start my report by saying what an amazing day we had, it was the best day at the Pleasure Beach thus far (this year).. 8) I cant copy and paste the report... [url=http://www.liveinblackpool.co.uk/forum/index.php/topic,2374.msg15497.html#msg15497" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;]http:...
by PETER MOWBRAY
Sat Oct 09, 2010 9:52 am
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Alton Towers report 2/10/10
Replies: 4
Views: 1159

Re: Alton Towers report 2/10/10

Thanks Voke, we did Th13teen, Sonic Spinball and the River Boat.. :lol:

But we didnt read the que times on the displays, we could of done more, so its no detremental reflection on AT.


We are going every weekend during Scarefest, we hope to meet up with TTf members at some stages.. :clap:
by PETER MOWBRAY
Sat Oct 09, 2010 9:12 am
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Alton Towers report 2/10/10
Replies: 4
Views: 1159

Alton Towers report 2/10/10

A long and over due report from Alton Towers.. We absolutely love this park, but hate the ques.. :( Its a popular park so you expect to see big ques. We only did 3 rides the single ride que on Thir13teen was around 90 minutes long.. :D Anyway it didnt spoil our experience, but we did curtail our tri...
by PETER MOWBRAY
Sat Oct 09, 2010 9:09 am
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Warwick Castle August 8th 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 1245

Warwick Castle August 8th 2010

Whilst driving home from London, we spotted the signs for Warwick Castle, we had never been before as its quite a journey from Blackpool. As Merlin pass holders its free for us, and the best thing is, its got a Dungeon. We could only stay around 4 hrs due to time restrictions, but to do it properly ...
by PETER MOWBRAY
Fri Sep 24, 2010 11:49 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Good hotel near Blackpool Pleasure Beach?
Replies: 7
Views: 1415

Re: Good hotel near Blackpool Pleasure Beach?

Book in advance a Travelodge from £9 to £30.. Blackpool has plenty of these hotels, cheap and basic but normally very clean.. You can eat out anywhere in Blackpool, plenty of cafes etc.. If you get really desperate you can always doss down at mine, but you aint using my Hot Tub.. :D Kryn can though....
by PETER MOWBRAY
Fri Aug 27, 2010 11:44 pm
Forum: Coffee Shack
Topic: Soccer AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1430

Re: Soccer AM

Having just returned from a few days in London with Sky Television I would like to start my report by firstly thanking a few people.. 8) Sky Television and Bobbie in particular for making it happen, Blackpool Football Club and in particular Stuart and everybody connected to the club for helping me i...
by PETER MOWBRAY
Thu Aug 19, 2010 7:33 pm
Forum: Coffee Shack
Topic: Soccer AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1430

Soccer AM

Just a quick plug... =P~

We are representing Blackpool Football Club on Soccer AM this Saturday..

I was very lucky to of been in a position to select a team that will represent our club.

I hope my TTF friends or foes get behind us on Saturday..

Peter
by PETER MOWBRAY
Sun Jul 25, 2010 1:45 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Thirteen Live?
Replies: 30
Views: 5265

Re: Thirteen Live?

I think it would be brilliant for a live special event.. 8) 8)

good posting Spike.. 8)
by PETER MOWBRAY
Sun Jul 25, 2010 1:29 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Alton Towers report 24/07/10 Pic heavy
Replies: 0
Views: 862

Alton Towers report 24/07/10 Pic heavy

Well what can I say about Alton Towers that hasn't already been said.. An amazing park with quality rides, amazing theming and quality food.. The day did not quite start as we wanted it too, when we last visited in early June we wanted to buy an unlimited refill drink container. They were being sold...
by PETER MOWBRAY
Sat Jul 17, 2010 10:24 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: European Trip - July 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 2291

Re: European Trip - July 2010

Have a great time guys.. 8) 8) 8)
by PETER MOWBRAY
Thu Jul 01, 2010 11:45 pm
Forum: Coffee Shack
Topic: English Football 2010/11 Season
Replies: 288
Views: 21266

Re: English Football 2010/11 Season

Winners: Man Utd Champions League: Chelsea, Arsenal, Man Utd and Man City Team to Watch out for: Spurs Underachievers: Liverpool Surprise of the Season: Blackpool.. Failure of the Season:Wigan Golden Boot: Wayne Rooney Manager of the Season: Ian Holloway a lovely entertaing man and a Blackpool legen...
by PETER MOWBRAY
Fri Apr 09, 2010 11:28 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Disabilities?
Replies: 45
Views: 7372

Re: Disabilities?

Well I have Dyslexia and I am partially sighted in my left eye.. I am being honest and I hope people respect my honesty but I used to milk the system at Alton Towers with my little wristband that I was offered far to easily.. :oops: This year I could not face the thought of doing it as I feel that t...
by PETER MOWBRAY
Tue Mar 30, 2010 11:07 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Blackpool Pleasure Beach - Advice Needed
Replies: 13
Views: 4468

Re: Blackpool Pleasure Beach - Advice Needed

Blackpool will be ok on these days and you will have a great time..
by PETER MOWBRAY
Tue Mar 30, 2010 8:02 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Serious public health concerns regarding Th13teen.
Replies: 45
Views: 5773

Re: Serious public health concerns regarding Th13teen.

"Kryn""][quote=""PETER MOWBRAY" wrote:
Well I am 43 years old


LOL. Try again ... :shock:[/quote]


:clap: :clap: :clap: Cheeky.. :lol:
by PETER MOWBRAY
Mon Mar 29, 2010 11:25 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Serious public health concerns regarding Th13teen.
Replies: 45
Views: 5773

Re: Serious public health concerns regarding Th13teen.

Well I am 43 years old and I was not carried of Th13teen and into the back of a waiting ambulance.. :lol: :lol: Dont forget we now live in a culture of compensation, people will try anything to make a fast buck.. :x As sad or heartless as it may seem people who ride Roller coasters or any other type...
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