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17 10, 2019

The World of David Walliams arriving at Alton Towers Resort

2019-10-17T20:12:03+00:00October 17th, 2019|

Alton Towers Resort has announced that “The World of David Walliams” will be arriving in the theme park for spring 2020. Announcing the partnership earlier today, the Resort have confirmed that the project will centre around the existing Cloud Cuckoo Land area of the Resort and will bring to life

7 10, 2019

Scarefest 2019 begins in spooktacular style at Alton Towers Resort

2019-10-07T19:18:13+00:00October 7th, 2019|

Scarefest 2019 got underway at Alton Towers Resort this weekend, with the theme park laying on a whole host of spooks, frights and thrills. TowersTimes was invited to the Resort to experience all that Scarefest 2019 has to offer, as well as unrivalled access inside the scare mazes. Warning: The

12 09, 2019

Further Scarefest details revealed

2019-09-13T01:09:25+00:00September 12th, 2019|

Alton Towers Resort have today released further details surrounding the newest additions to this year’s Scarefest line-up, including new images and videos of "The Attic: Terror of the Towers” and Darkest Depths. TowersTimes explores all the new details. “Spine-tingling terror” is promised to await guests in new scare maze, “The

6 08, 2019

Battle of the Burgers launches at Rollercoaster Restaurant

2019-08-06T19:52:29+00:00August 6th, 2019|

This weekend saw the launch of the Battle of the Burgers at Alton Towers Resort’s Rollercoaster Restaurant. Pitting seven burgers against each other, each representing one of the Resort's big seven rollercoasters, guests can vote for their favourite dish throughout the summer, with the winning dish being rewarded with a place on

12 06, 2019

2019 Scarefest Line-up Revealed

2019-06-12T20:27:39+00:00June 12th, 2019|

The line-up for Scarefest 2019 has been revealed by Alton Towers Resort, promising to be ‘bigger, better and spookier than ever’. With a brand-new family maze, the revival of a classic scare attraction, the return of some of the Resort’s award-winning scare mazes, and the appearance of some family favourite characters, TowersTimes

30 04, 2019

Cbeebies Land 5th Anniversary Celebrations & A Change of Leadership for Alton Towers Resort

2019-04-30T20:13:57+00:00April 30th, 2019|

With another busy Bank Holiday Weekend almost upon us, Alton Towers Resort have announced details of a special event to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of CBeebies Land. Plus, Merlin Entertainments, Alton Towers Resort’s parent company, have confirmed leadership changes which will see a new Divisional Director for Alton Towers Resort. TowersTimes looks

25 04, 2019

Alton Towers to Restore Banqueting Hall Window

2019-04-25T20:24:30+00:00April 25th, 2019|

Alton Towers Resort have submitted a “Discharge of conditions” planning application to Staffordshire Moorlands District Council for the Restoration of the Banqueting Hall Window. In the plans, submitted earlier this month, the Resort outline their intention to fully restore the window in the Banqueting Hall which forms a part of the Grade

16 04, 2019

Alton Towers Stargazing Pods Welcome First Guests

2019-04-16T21:56:16+00:00April 16th, 2019|

Alton Towers Stargazing Pods welcomed their first guests over the weekend with a special, one-off, opening ceremony featuring a special appearance from Mark Thompson, Stargazing LIVE co-host, and Sir Algenon. TowersTimes were there to experience the celebrations. To mark the official opening of Alton Towers Resort’s newest accommodation, and the

2 04, 2019

Alton Towers Resort Nominated for Four ScareCON SCAR Awards

2019-04-03T19:53:14+00:00April 2nd, 2019|

Alton Towers Resort has received four 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 12th annual awards, which were revealed last night by ScareCON, the Resort

14 03, 2019

Alton Towers Stargazing Pods – Meet the Maker

2019-03-14T12:11:49+00:00March 14th, 2019|

With Alton Towers Resort set to open its latest accommodation offering – Alton Towers Stargazing Pods – next month, the Resort invited TowersTimes, alongside other enthusiast communities, to a special ‘Meet the Maker’ event to explore the new accommodation site. TowersTimes explores the latest details to be revealed. Alton Towers