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by Scooby252
Fri Sep 20, 2013 8:48 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: The Smiler - General Discussion
Replies: 3162
Views: 509370

Re: The Smiler - General Discussion

Assuming you mean around the 10th of October, I would guess the queues could be worse than I would guess for those wanting to enjoy the park without the rush and extra busy that scarefest will bring. The longest I queued the other Sunday (when Lidl had a family day there) for the Smiler was an hour...
by Scooby252
Thu Sep 19, 2013 10:25 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: The Smiler - General Discussion
Replies: 3162
Views: 509370

Re: The Smiler - General Discussion

Hello there ,I'm planning to go to alton towers midweek in mid October but because of certain reasons I can't arrive at alton towers until 11.30am and not fond of waiting more than 45 minutes for the smiler riding together would anyone recommend me to purchase a fast pass from their website ? . Look...
by Scooby252
Sun Jun 30, 2013 11:31 am
Forum: Archive
Topic: 2013 Season - General Discussion
Replies: 153
Views: 40559

Re: 2013 Season - General Discussion

Wow that's not too bad selling out that late for the fast track Smiler tickets because not long ago they sold out by 9.45am.
by Scooby252
Mon Jun 24, 2013 8:38 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort History
Topic: What Type Of Restraints Did The Thunderlooper Have?
Replies: 17
Views: 4316

Re: What Type Of Restraints Did The Thunderlooper Have?

aidan.rudge.92 wrote:
Wow! so this ride went upside down and only had a lapbar! I bet that was well scary!  ;)

And also I similar lap bar on the old tower of terror at Camelot
by Scooby252
Mon Jun 24, 2013 8:33 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort History
Topic: The Haunted House (Rethemed)
Replies: 53
Views: 25618

Re: The Haunted House

I remember the little walk through haunted house attraction I think back in 1993
by Scooby252
Mon Jun 24, 2013 8:28 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Ride Downtime 2013
Replies: 222
Views: 32663

Re: Ride Downtime 2013

Smil3r wrote:
Does anyone no if oblivion is going to be open on thursday

Hi I spoke to customer services last Friday and they said it will definetly b open by Thursday , if it is that should slightly ease the smiler queue
by Scooby252
Fri Jun 21, 2013 12:03 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Wednesday 19th June
Replies: 4
Views: 870

Re: Wednesday 19th June

JamieH93 wrote:
Apparetlntly no body knows about oblivion today they said it could be tomorrow or it could a week tomorrow, im gutted :(

I spoke to customer services and I said il b there on 27th June and they said oblivion will def b open by then
by Scooby252
Fri Jun 21, 2013 11:39 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Will TH13TEEN be built bigger and better by another theme park??
Replies: 17
Views: 2954

Re: Will TH13TEEN be built bigger and better by another theme park??

It's been done "verbolten' bush gardens Williamsburg , but also has a launch so it's kinda th13teen meets Rita looks very good , view on YouTube
by Scooby252
Fri Jun 21, 2013 10:41 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Fast pass help
Replies: 5
Views: 1661

Re: Fast pass help

Just spoke to customer services and the fast track is for just 1 ride a go so that's 3 rides for £12 and 1 of those 3 rides is a chosen time slot and the other 2 are not. So I have answers but not that good deal as I thought you didn't have to choose a 30 min time slot and thought you could ride the...
by Scooby252
Fri Jun 21, 2013 9:42 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Fast pass help
Replies: 5
Views: 1661

Re: Fast pass help

Thanks everybody sounds good but when you purchase your fast track online it does come up please choose your time slot ? So do I just ignore this , or buy the passes when I arrive ?
by Scooby252
Thu Jun 20, 2013 10:31 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: The Smiler - General Discussion
Replies: 3162
Views: 509370

Re: The Smiler - General Discussion

Thanks again Kirsty! I think that's the package we would go for, Oblivion, Rita and Thirteen. We are limited on time really as have to get back to pick up baby from nursery by 5.30 so want to try and get round all we can. Really hope we get on the Smiler! Me exactly the same also thanks , glad to k...
by Scooby252
Thu Jun 20, 2013 6:40 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Fast pass help
Replies: 5
Views: 1661

Fast pass help

Hello please help , I have been going to alton towers since 1992 and I love it but have never bought a fast pass before so I need advise before I spend my cash on possibly useless paper , you see it's so busy nowadays I may for the 1st time get fast passes for the 4 of us. So the problem is one memb...