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by thrillseeker
Mon Jul 06, 2015 1:16 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: At what age can you not handle thrill rides anymore?
Replies: 62
Views: 14249

Can you ever be too old for Alton Towers?

Or theme parks in general? I'm 28 and go to Alton Towers several times a year with a few of my friends but one friend in particular (he's 29) who has no interest in going reckons theme parks (especially Alton Towers) is designed for teenagers only and that I'm getting a bit old to be going now since...
by thrillseeker
Tue Jun 30, 2015 4:37 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Rides you want to see leave the park.
Replies: 99
Views: 26365

Re: Rides you want to see leave the park.

I have to say the flume. There is something Alton Tower lacks and that is a thrilling water ride. It's old fashioned and lacks any modern originality to it. Compared to 'Tidal Wave' at Thorpe Park and 'Stormforce 10' at Drayton Manor, the flume is laughable in comparison to them. I know they have th...
by thrillseeker
Mon Jun 08, 2015 2:58 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: What Should Happen Now? (Smiler Incident 2015)
Replies: 41
Views: 10518

How will Alton Towers recover after the Smiler incident?

After what happened last week, many of the people I've spoken with are of the same opinion that "Alton Towers is unsafe" and "I'm never visiting that park again". Unlike them, I will be visiting AT again soon and what has happened hasn't put me off. After all, it was an accident ...
by thrillseeker
Fri Jun 05, 2015 12:23 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: What Should Happen Now? (Smiler Incident 2015)
Replies: 41
Views: 10518

Could Alton Towers close down permanently now?

First off, I just want to say I hope the victims make a speedy full recovery and it's a blessing nobody died. My thoughts are with them. Now to my question: I hate to think that after all the untrue speculated media stories flying around it will put people off visiting and in a few years the park wi...