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by Kaz
Wed Dec 21, 2005 9:12 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Sky Ride
Replies: 67
Views: 19572

wouldn't it be brilliant if they themed the gondolas like the alton towers hotel lifts? each gondola could be a different ride or different area of the park, it would be a brilliant update with no bright colourings on the outside to make it look a bit tacky. it would make them a lot more special an...
by Kaz
Tue Dec 20, 2005 11:06 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Magical or Spooky
Replies: 16
Views: 6022

"!me!" wrote:
i voted magical as whenever i go to the park i get butterflys in my stomach because of the magic! although i do agree it does have a certain eerie feel about it


I think you will find thats called the runs mate.

I went for spooky!
by Kaz
Sat Dec 17, 2005 11:21 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Did you know?
Replies: 24
Views: 6474

The path near the fountain thats gated off now leads even further down hill, it goes down quiet a bit as my phone signal cuts off about quarter the way, at the bottom is a little shed which doesnt look like its used, and then the path leads to a T like junction with a fence, the left hand road reac...
by Kaz
Sat Dec 17, 2005 9:45 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Stealth
Replies: 1653
Views: 137832

trust me if you heard about what they do you would be a bit surprised.


Well go on then tell me.
by Kaz
Sat Dec 17, 2005 1:07 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Stealth
Replies: 1653
Views: 137832

7PM? It would have been pitch black!
by Kaz
Fri Dec 16, 2005 10:45 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Did you know?
Replies: 24
Views: 6474

If the Landmark Trust have bought the station it will now be a holiday home that you can rent out. Im not sure about the line though.
by Kaz
Fri Dec 16, 2005 12:57 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Did you know?
Replies: 24
Views: 6474

The station was acquired by the Landmark Trust. Info: The Landmark Trust is a building preservation charity, founded in 1965 by Sir John and Lady Smith. It was established to rescue historic and architecturally interesting buildings and their surroundings from neglect and, when restored, to give the...
by Kaz
Fri Dec 16, 2005 12:25 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Did you know?
Replies: 24
Views: 6474

Do you have any more infomation on this?
by Kaz
Thu Dec 15, 2005 11:05 pm
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: The 4D Coaster Is Back!
Replies: 41
Views: 13071

I wonder what changes S&S have made the the 4D idea. Could see a new style of track.
by Kaz
Thu Dec 15, 2005 3:21 pm
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: The 4D Coaster Is Back!
Replies: 41
Views: 13071

The 4D Coaster Is Back!

Neither Fuji-Q Highland or S&S Power have officially announced that this ride will be of "4th Dimension" design. Based on pictures taken at the site, comments made by the park and facts known in the industry, the probability of this being anything but an 4th Dimension coaster by S&S Power has becom...
by Kaz
Wed Dec 14, 2005 1:54 pm
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: PortAventura World
Replies: 976
Views: 96615

This new coaster will be costing six million euros! Why is it that when they build a coaster in the UK its over 8 million but in europe its about 3 million. The trains will look like this: Image One Image Two Edit, Saz_sparkle Changed IMG tags to URL as the image stretched the page (800x600 resoluti...
by Kaz
Thu Dec 08, 2005 8:18 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Sky Ride
Replies: 67
Views: 19572

With some luck new cars for it are on the way for next season.
by Kaz
Thu Dec 08, 2005 7:19 pm
Forum: Theme Parks & Attractions
Topic: Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Replies: 3082
Views: 270519

A screaming squirral is a rollercoaster!
by Kaz
Sun Dec 04, 2005 7:27 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Stealth
Replies: 1653
Views: 137832

Word has it that it will be called "The Edge".
I still don't think so but hey who knows?
by Kaz
Sun Dec 04, 2005 1:49 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Alton : Thorpe
Replies: 98
Views: 27477

Thorpe could build the best ride in the world but still Alton would still beat Thorpe on attendance.


I have a strong feeling that TP had a higher attendance than AT this year. If not im sure it will next year with Stealth opening.
by Kaz
Sat Dec 03, 2005 11:53 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: world record
Replies: 33
Views: 9819

Have a sense of humor you fart. :lol:
by Kaz
Sat Dec 03, 2005 11:14 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: world record
Replies: 33
Views: 9819

Id do the skyride one lol. Erh I think he means as far as rides go, what record could the next new ride try and break? I think we should go for worlds first 2-in-1 coaster. Werid idea I had that if you got an intamin 4 tube box track and used the top 2 for a sit down caoster and use the bottom 2 fo...