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by BigHairJoe
Wed Jun 13, 2012 11:37 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Which ride do you rush to get on first when you get to AT & Why?
Replies: 14
Views: 2829

Re: Which ride do you rush to get on first when you get to AT & Why?

Well normally do ERT so i go to Rita (to avoid queues later) then Oblivion nemy air for 10 opening and then to terry with a 20 min queue but now Air will be opening at 11 so anything really if you do not have ERT i would suggest terry first but normally ive noticed its gets quiet on it around one-is...
by BigHairJoe
Wed Jun 13, 2012 6:54 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Albiton Manor
Replies: 23
Views: 4138

Re: Albiton Manor

Hi Kevin here Now I left you with a promo teaser poster for mid-summer main street developments Well a release now confirming the IP which is Iron Man. This was released by MR Williams in a press conference today held at the park in a marquee for the General Release meeting this meeting addressed a ...
by BigHairJoe
Tue May 22, 2012 10:33 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Albiton Manor
Replies: 23
Views: 4138

Re: Albiton Manor

I have Just been informed of something interesting on the construction site at the bottom of the main street here is the E-mail from MR Williams: Hello Kevin,                               I believe that the right step would ...
by BigHairJoe
Sat May 19, 2012 11:31 pm
Forum: Trip Reports & Planning
Topic: Sub Terra v2 MINI MEET: Sunday, 27th May 2012
Replies: 26
Views: 4336

Re: Sub Terra v2 MINI MEET: Sunday, 27th May 2012

Will probably turn up for it but might go on the Saturday or both 
by BigHairJoe
Sat May 19, 2012 11:28 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 2047647

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

Ok when i was on park and it appears to have been missed by you all is on the doors where the company names are there is now a company called something or other groundworks ltd !!! I will post a video with the signs on it  tonight :D Update here is the video : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wY...
by BigHairJoe
Thu May 17, 2012 4:33 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Oblivion - No Limits Recreation
Replies: 13
Views: 2727

Re: Oblivion - No Limits Recreation

looking good but Oblivion has eight to a row not four  :D
by BigHairJoe
Thu May 17, 2012 7:59 am
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 2047647

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

Ok when i was on park and it appears to have been missed by you all is on the doors where the company names are there is now a company called something or other groundworks ltd !!! I will post a video with the signs on it  tonight :D Update here is the video : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wYt...
by BigHairJoe
Thu May 17, 2012 7:53 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Air Tunnel
Replies: 604
Views: 108866

Re: Air Tunnel

By the old concepts it would have fit into the valley but I thought as it is it's the calm at the end of the valley so the change when you get to air is like FV but clean and modern but still with all the rocks but non rusted metal
by BigHairJoe
Tue May 15, 2012 9:42 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: RCT3 - Elmwood Lake Adventure Park (NEW RIDE ANNOUNCED - 19th May)
Replies: 89
Views: 15458

Re: RCT3 - Elmwood Lake Adventure Park (POLAR BEARS! - 13th May)

Very interesting addition especially how the park was becoming more a theme park then something different keeps it fresh and makes the future seem a bit blurry so good work. Thanks for the mention  :W
by BigHairJoe
Tue May 15, 2012 9:36 pm
Forum: Community News & Your Views
Topic: TT Map
Replies: 9
Views: 2363

Re: TT Map

Hi. This was brought up at [email protected] and the person who created the map is no longer apart of the community but there is someone in mind to do a new one that's all I can remember about it
by BigHairJoe
Tue May 15, 2012 9:19 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Nemesis: Sub-Terra Discussion (**contains spoilers**)
Replies: 2065
Views: 265360

Re: Nemesis: Sub-Terra Discussion (May Contain Spoilers)

The ride wasn't signed off as finished. If Towers planned to keep it the same, it would of been signed off as finished from March 24th. As a new dark-ride concept for the UK, they knew changes would need to be made before it was perfect. Look at the Haunted House, some scenes were replaced within th...
by BigHairJoe
Tue May 15, 2012 8:23 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Albiton Manor
Replies: 23
Views: 4138

Re: Albiton Manor

Thanks !
by BigHairJoe
Tue May 15, 2012 6:11 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Could Rita be Launched... BACKWARDS???
Replies: 39
Views: 6742

Re: Could Rita be Launched... BACKWARDS???

I would imagine it being rather interesting to do it backwards but only the once not as a permanent attraction for the park
by BigHairJoe
Tue May 15, 2012 6:06 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Could Rita be Launched... BACKWARDS???
Replies: 39
Views: 6742

Re: Could Rita be Launched... BACKWARDS???

The catch car is under row 6
by BigHairJoe
Tue May 15, 2012 5:56 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Discounts and savings please
Replies: 2
Views: 1106

Re: Discounts and savings please

I don't know Google it  the fact you got the Flambo's one means you know more than me where did you get it ?
by BigHairJoe
Tue May 15, 2012 5:45 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Nemesis: Sub-Terra Discussion (**contains spoilers**)
Replies: 2065
Views: 265360

Re: Nemesis: Sub-Terra Discussion (May Contain Spoilers)

I heard on the vine that it could be closing later this month last week so
by BigHairJoe
Tue May 15, 2012 11:58 am
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Albiton Manor
Replies: 23
Views: 4138

Re: Albiton Manor

Hello Kevin here  So I know it has been a long time but Here we go again with Albiton expanding. Despite it being mid season the parks talks with a preservation site have come to an end and has became construction the Miniature railway which is now running and the gardens are almost finished on...
by BigHairJoe
Mon May 14, 2012 5:09 pm
Forum: Trip Reports & Planning
Topic: Flamingo Land Tour - anybody interested?
Replies: 7
Views: 1836

Re: Flamingo Land Tour - anybody interested?

I would love to but don't think it would be possible
by BigHairJoe
Thu May 10, 2012 8:26 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Why is the whole of X-Sector closed?
Replies: 140
Views: 20819

Re: Why is the whole of X-Sector closed?

Tom G wrote:
I strongly suspect this was a dare now, as there have been eyewitness accounts saying that he entered the other end and emerged from the other.


I thought this
by BigHairJoe
Wed May 09, 2012 5:37 pm
Forum: Trip Reports & Planning
Topic: First Trip planning photo pass and All day dining
Replies: 3
Views: 999

Re: First Trip planning photo pass and All day dining

Yeah the photo passes are £20 for 5 photos also I think the food outlets close at ride close but do remember that at the hotels there are restaurants Flambos is good at splash I really like it although it is fairly expensive but it is all you can eat :D

oh and welcome to the forum