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by madmanwill
Tue Sep 10, 2013 7:34 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Orlando
Replies: 4
Views: 895

Orlando

Hiya Guys. Off to Orlando tomorrow (Well Thursday but i'm staying at the airport tomorrow!) I think I have the theme park bits sorted, (Including the keys to the kingdom tour @ WDW Magic Kingdom) but would like some suggestions on where to eat on my first night... We are staying near wet and wild on...
by madmanwill
Sun Mar 03, 2013 7:58 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Mobile Game Application
Replies: 401
Views: 93368

Re: The Smiler- Mobile Game Application

If you scan the AT logo on the front of todays Sun, you get an augmented reality layout of the ride :)
by madmanwill
Sat Mar 20, 2010 11:42 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: YourDay 2010?
Replies: 73
Views: 8783

Re: YourDay 2010?

Towers nerd have posted an image in their live updates.
Image
11:34 - David

Your Day is closed, again.
by madmanwill
Sat Sep 26, 2009 6:52 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Quick Questions 2009
Replies: 1029
Views: 105097

Re: Quick Questions 2009

Hi Guys, A quick one from an old regular reader... I have two sun tickets for use on Sunday 4th. (I wasnt going to go but the chance of looking at the SW6 site and stariing at the track in the carpark is too great :razz: ) Do i need to queue at the ticket booths, or can i just go straight to the tur...
by madmanwill
Sat Nov 01, 2008 8:30 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort History
Topic: Your First Day at Alton
Replies: 94
Views: 23422

Re: Your First Day at Alton

my earliest memory of AT.. 1991/2 so i would have been around 4 im assuming it was AT as i can remember 1001 nights and going on it ? (not sure if there was height restrictions but i was a tall kid and went on nemesis at the age of 8. i can also remember being left with my nan and grandad whilst my ...
by madmanwill
Sun Jun 01, 2008 10:04 pm
Forum: Rest of World Parks & Attractions
Topic: Fire raging at Universal Studios
Replies: 24
Views: 4246

Re: Fire raging at Universal Studios

Universal Studios Hollywood will be open today, Sunday, June 1, from 1pm. CityWalk will also open from 1pm onwards. Our backlot tram tour attraction will be closed today due to this morning's fire affecting some movie production facilities. All other rides, shows and attractions are operating as no...
by madmanwill
Fri May 30, 2008 4:22 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Vending Machine Hell
Replies: 27
Views: 7094

Never really have too much of a problem with vending machines. i have become a bit of an expert with the ones at my work in as much as i can tell what will give a double pay out and generally get two for the price of one . ( or even better find out that the refill lady has left the machine unlocked ...
by madmanwill
Wed Mar 26, 2008 10:30 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Sun Free Tickets
Replies: 97
Views: 12900

got mine yesterday for 10/10. not too bad...
im thinking a sick day might be in order... :lol:
by madmanwill
Fri Oct 05, 2007 3:35 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: New for 2008: Mutiny Bay
Replies: 2235
Views: 285272

Would i be right in saying that some areas of Merrie England, dont require Planning Permission (a la Rita)?
by madmanwill
Tue Sep 04, 2007 10:39 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Altontowers.com
Replies: 29
Views: 4834

Site is back up now AFAIK.

Will
by madmanwill
Sun Sep 02, 2007 11:34 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: YourDay: News and Updates
Replies: 868
Views: 139108

Something I'm not sure about though is the concept of my image appearing on some complete strangers DVD. The footage I've seen, appears to show an entire train and not just the intended rider. Where, when and how did I, or the none YourDay guests consent to being filmed for commerical purposes? As ...
by madmanwill
Sat Jul 28, 2007 10:34 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Is it wrong..?
Replies: 48
Views: 8242

My favourite coaster noise is when a train leaves the top of a lift hill.

A prime example is the top of the PMBO.
by madmanwill
Fri Apr 06, 2007 1:19 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Best place to sit on the AT coasters?
Replies: 19
Views: 5175

Nemesis Back row far right in the rain.. WOW
by madmanwill
Fri Jun 30, 2006 8:02 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Driving School Construction
Replies: 220
Views: 54982

dont worry folks i will have a good look on monday. photos will be supplied though quality will be poor (mobile phone camera).

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by madmanwill
Fri Jun 30, 2006 12:59 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Photos of SPARK!
Replies: 105
Views: 23377

not a photo of spark but it made my phone call all the more magical :D

phoned AT yesterday and the telephone was answered by a chirpy chappy who said

Welcome to the magical world of Alton Towers my names XXXX how can i help.
by madmanwill
Tue May 02, 2006 6:23 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Oblivions Guards
Replies: 29
Views: 7525

would these "guards" be by anychance the man who was seen in the towers st carnival last year. all "nu rock" boots and long black coat and acting very bizzarley(SP)


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by madmanwill
Tue Apr 18, 2006 10:55 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Somethings I don't understand about the hotels
Replies: 14
Views: 4690

when i stayed in the ath with me folks in september we where given a wristband for the first day for sl and we asked for a wristband for the 2nd day and we where given it free.
dont know if this has changed though.

will
by madmanwill
Tue Mar 28, 2006 2:17 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Uttoxeter Travelodge
Replies: 17
Views: 4699

theyre doing something called saver and super saver deals
saver deals=£26 a night
and
super saver deals =£10 a night (but it seems not at this one)

on another note how easy is it to walk to/from the train station to the travellodge?


will
by madmanwill
Mon Mar 27, 2006 9:50 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Uttoxeter Travelodge
Replies: 17
Views: 4699

Thanks for that

im thinking that as soon as i get details on publice transport to/from the hotel and at im gonna book
the time im looking at is currently being quoted at £26 for the night : :shock: .

will
by madmanwill
Mon Mar 27, 2006 5:03 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Uttoxeter Travelodge
Replies: 17
Views: 4699

Uttoxeter Travelodge

hi all :W im looking to go to at for a couple of days but i have hit a blank with where to stay at hotel is too expensive and i am considering the Uttoxeter travellodge but i know nothing about it. So me being me i have a few questions. :?: whats this travelodge like? and :?: whats the best way of g...