Alton Towers Resort Nominated for Five ScareCON Scar Awards

Alton Towers Resort has received five nominations for the ScareCON Scar Awards, the annual awards which recognise and champion all aspects of the scare industry – from Halloween events, to year round scare attractions. In the nominations for the 10th annual awards, which were revealed earlier today by ScareTOUR, the resort picked

2017-04-16T14:20:44+00:00 April 16th, 2017|

Hex to Return as Alton Towers Resort Confirm 2017 Line-Up

Alton Towers Resort have today announced the rides and attractions line-up for the 2017 theme park season and confirmed that Hex: The Legend of the Towers will be returning following its closure for the 2016 season. After being closed as part of the Towers Loving Care programme, a decision which disappointed many

2017-02-26T15:47:40+00:00 January 16th, 2017|

2017 Opening Hours Announced

Alton Towers Resort have today announced their theme park opening hours for the 2017 season, confirming some significant changes to the operational times of the theme park. Opening for the new season on 25th March, the most significant change made has been to the opening time, with the theme park now not

2017-02-26T15:47:40+00:00 January 9th, 2017|

2016 Year in Review

2016 marked a new start for Alton Towers Resort following a difficult 2015. With the promise of a transformation for Air, an exciting new food and beverage offering, a programme of refreshes across the Resort in the form of Towers Loving Care, plus the unveiling of plans for Secret Weapon 8 it

2017-02-26T15:47:40+00:00 December 30th, 2016|

Additional SW8 Details Confirmed

Further details have today come to light surrounding Secret Weapon 8, Alton Towers Resort’s wooden rollercoaster development set to open in 2018. In plans submitted to Staffordshire Moorlands District Council as part of the requirements of the planning permission granted earlier this year, details surrounding the manufacturer, timescale, and cost of the

2017-02-26T15:47:41+00:00 November 30th, 2016|