UK theme parks from another point of view!

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by Hello Tom
Mon Mar 26, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Th13teen - General Discussion
Replies: 86
Views: 18480

Re: Th13teen - General Discussion

I know it’s an enthusiast forum but even so I’m surprised by the praise it’s getting on here. The pre-tunnel section is one of the most boring layouts I’ve ever been on. Mine train is far more fun, but this should be as a ‘super headliner’. The aesthetic of the drop building is TERRIBLE - perhaps th...
by Hello Tom
Sun Oct 20, 2013 7:51 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Which Do You Prefer: Air or Th13teen?
Replies: 46
Views: 6067

Re: Which Do You Prefer: Air or Th13teen?

I thought Th13teen was a bit of a non-event save for the drop section. I'm going to have to go with Air.
by Hello Tom
Sat Oct 19, 2013 3:24 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: The Smiler over closed season 13/14
Replies: 150
Views: 31420

Re: The Smiler over closed season 13/14

They won't do anything because it's absolutely fine, save for the jerk in the track.
by Hello Tom
Wed Oct 16, 2013 10:29 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: The Smiler
Replies: 156
Views: 55271

Re: The Smiler

Context - went to AT for the first time in ~4 years today. Have always enjoyed theme parks and have done all the major UK ones several times and have been to Florida 4 times. My favourite thrill rides prior to today are Nemesis and the Incredible Hulk (oooo have they changed, find out soon!) I hadn'...
by Hello Tom
Tue Oct 15, 2013 7:25 pm
Forum: Archive
Topic: 2013 Season - General Discussion
Replies: 153
Views: 41220

Re: 2013 Season - General Discussion

It was closed all day, but it was advertised to be open 10-1.
by Hello Tom
Tue Oct 15, 2013 6:16 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: The Smiler - General Discussion
Replies: 3162
Views: 517569

Re: The Smiler - General Discussion

I'll certainly be annoyed if it's closed tomorrow considering they advertised a set time for the maintenance.

Here's hoping.
by Hello Tom
Mon Oct 14, 2013 10:53 pm
Forum: Archive
Topic: 2013 Season - General Discussion
Replies: 153
Views: 41220

Re: 2013 Season - General Discussion

Wednesday is looking a really rubbish day to go... horrendous weather forecast. Please tell me it won't be terrible and that everything will be shut :(