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by Rob
Tue Jul 26, 2016 11:12 am
Forum: European Parks & Attractions
Topic: M&D's
Replies: 75
Views: 13243

Re: M&D's

To say it's hard to trust them is an understatement. The log flume hasn't even had its seemingly annual incident yet (last year slide backwards down the lift hill, year before that one of the boats flipped) Thats the reason i don't go on it. Usually go to the park a few times a year but my last vis...
by Rob
Fri Jul 22, 2016 1:18 pm
Forum: European Parks & Attractions
Topic: M&D's
Replies: 75
Views: 13243

Re: M&D's

Update from M&Ds Facebook page: All of the rides have undergone thorough independent testing and, following dialogue with the HSE, the theme park has now re-opened to our customers. Safety remains our paramount concern and each and every ride will continue to be safety checked on a daily basis. ...
by Rob
Sun Jun 26, 2016 6:23 pm
Forum: European Parks & Attractions
Topic: M&D's
Replies: 75
Views: 13243

Re: M&D's

This ride was closed for maintenance yesterday and wasn't open all day.

M&Ds have confirmed that the theme park will be closed until further notice.
by Rob
Fri Jun 17, 2016 11:16 am
Forum: TTSP Events & Meetup Archive
Topic: TT Summer Sizzler - 16th July 2016 - Discussion
Replies: 34
Views: 6893

Re: Summer Sizzler - 16th July 2016 - General Discussion

Don't forget to check out this thread and submit your questions:

http://forum.towerstimes.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=92&t=41084
by Rob
Thu Mar 31, 2016 4:34 pm
Forum: TTSP Events & Meetup Archive
Topic: TT Spring Spectacular - 9th April 2016 - Discussion
Replies: 32
Views: 6880

Re: TT Spring Spectacular - 9th April 2016 - General Discuss

The event checkin will start at 8:30am As a newbie, may I ask where exactly everyone is going to meet? I've heard about the Woodland walk, but I've actually never seen it before! :S I can confirm that registration for the event will take place in the Alton Towers Hotel Conference Centre from 8:30am...
by Rob
Thu Mar 31, 2016 1:09 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Wicker Man - General Discussion
Replies: 6770
Views: 1077769

Re: SW8

John Wardley has said many times that he has designs that are yet to be utilised or were shelved but may resurface.
by Rob
Wed Mar 16, 2016 7:44 pm
Forum: TTSP Events & Meetup Archive
Topic: TT Spring Spectacular - 9th April 2016 - Discussion
Replies: 32
Views: 6880

Re: TT Spring Spectacular - 9th April 2016 - General Discuss

The event checkin will start at 8:30am
by Rob
Fri Mar 04, 2016 12:28 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Ride Closures/Removals in 2016
Replies: 254
Views: 50204

Re: Ride Closures/Removals in 2016

Ryan.B wrote:
This tweet says to me we can expect something in forbidden valley in the next couple of years as well!

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They said something similar when they removed Submission :-k
by Rob
Mon Feb 22, 2016 2:09 pm
Forum: External Links
Topic: New book - Coasting around the UK: Roller Coasters of the UK
Replies: 12
Views: 7707

Re: New book - Coasting around the UK: Roller Coasters of th

Book looks really nice. Will it be available digitally?
by Rob
Wed Jan 20, 2016 3:00 pm
Forum: TTSP Events & Meetup Archive
Topic: Drayton Manor Event
Replies: 8
Views: 1711

Re: Drayton Manor Event

Nope nothing yet.
by Rob
Wed Dec 23, 2015 4:18 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Ride Closures/Removals in 2016
Replies: 254
Views: 50204

Re: Ride Closures/Removals in 2016

Just to clarify as some sites are stating that Ripsaw has been removed.

Ripsaw is currently still in place. Its just the bridge that has been taken down.
by Rob
Thu Nov 26, 2015 11:34 am
Forum: TTSP Events & Meetup Archive
Topic: Drayton Manor Event
Replies: 8
Views: 1711

Re: Drayton Manor Event

Successful chat with DM. They now know what we would be looking for so will now come back with a plan and a price.
by Rob
Tue Nov 24, 2015 10:17 am
Forum: TTSP Events & Meetup Archive
Topic: Drayton Manor Event
Replies: 8
Views: 1711

Re: Drayton Manor Event

I do expect a low attendance but this is not necessarily a bad thing, think of it as a bonus. My plan would be to go for the following: AM ERT Talk BST of 2 attractions With it being on the Friday the park will be less busy and the park more likely to be accommodating. Will see how the chat goes on ...
by Rob
Mon Nov 23, 2015 4:26 pm
Forum: TTSP Events & Meetup Archive
Topic: Drayton Manor Event
Replies: 8
Views: 1711

Drayton Manor Event

Hi Guys, I've finally got hold of someone at Drayton Manor and am in early discussions with the resort in to holding an event there. This would be on the Friday before Summer Sizzler at Alton Towers. Having never been to Drayton Manor i'm unsure what kind of things we should be aiming for, any ideas...
by Rob
Sun Nov 15, 2015 11:03 am
Forum: TTSP News & Your Views
Topic: TTSP Merchandise
Replies: 34
Views: 11529

Re: TT & SP Merchandise

New T-Shirts will be available in the future.
by Rob
Sat Oct 24, 2015 7:45 pm
Forum: TTSP Events & Meetup Archive
Topic: ScareMazing North 2015 - Reviews & Feedback
Replies: 17
Views: 3684

ScareMazing North 2015 - Reviews & Feedback

Thank you to all those who attended our ScareMazing North event at Alton Towers Resort, and making it another successful event! We'd love to know what you thought about the day. So feel free to let us know what the highlights were for you, as well as anything you think could be improved upon or perh...
by Rob
Fri Oct 23, 2015 8:46 pm
Forum: TTSP Events & Meetup Archive
Topic: ScareMazing North - 24th October 2015 - Discussion
Replies: 41
Views: 8812

Re: ScareMazing North General Discussion

Not long till our fantastic ScareMazing North Event. Just a quick reminder that the meeting time is 9:15am at the park entrance. Please ensure that you arrive on time as failure to attend the induction may result in you not being able to partake in the BST or extreme mazes. Have a safe journey &...
by Rob
Wed Oct 21, 2015 9:24 pm
Forum: TTSP Events & Meetup Archive
Topic: ScareMazing North - 24th October 2015 - Discussion
Replies: 41
Views: 8812

Re: ScareMazing North General Discussion

Due to someone being unable to attend we have 2 tickets available, £25 each. If you would like to attend please email [email protected] for further information.

First come first served.
by Rob
Wed Oct 21, 2015 10:03 am
Forum: TTSP Events & Meetup Archive
Topic: ScareMazing North - 24th October 2015 - Discussion
Replies: 41
Views: 8812

Re: ScareMazing North General Discussion

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