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16 04, 2019

Alton Towers Stargazing Pods Welcome First Guests

2019-04-16T21:56:16+01:00April 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+01:00April 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+01:00March 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

2 03, 2019

Pirate and Princess Takeover 2019 – Swashbuckling High Jinks Lands at Alton Towers Resort

2019-03-02T17:03:21+01:00March 2nd, 2019|

Whilst Alton Towers Resort’s theme park season is not far away, the recent February half-term saw the return of the ‘Pirate and Princess Takeover’ at the Resort. Since 2016, February half-term has not seen the Resort open the main theme park, with attention instead being focused over at the Resort's

23 01, 2019

Further Details Emerge for The Alton Towers Dungeon

2019-01-23T19:41:04+01:00January 23rd, 2019|

Further details have today been revealed for The Alton Towers Dungeon, Alton Towers Resort’s new attraction for 2019. Details unveiled by Birmingham Mail reveal just some of what awaits guests in the Resort’s newest addition which the Resort describe as being ‘hilariously hideous’. As has been widely rumoured, The Alton

14 01, 2019

Plans Submitted for New CBeebies Land Addition

2019-01-14T19:58:47+01:00January 14th, 2019|

Alton Towers Resort have submitted plans to Staffordshire Moorlands District Council for a new addition to CBeebies Land. In documents recently uploaded to the Planning Portal, it has been revealed that the Resort plan to install two junior drop towers in-between Tree Fu Tom Training Camp and Mr Bloom’s Allotment. In order

30 12, 2018

2018 Year in Review

2018-12-30T17:57:15+01:00December 30th, 2018|

2018 was set to be one of the most important years in Alton Towers Resort’s recent history. With the opening of the Resort’s first wooden rollercoaster, Wicker Man, construction beginning on a brand new accommodation offering, Alton Towers Stargazing Pods, and of course a year packed full of events including Scarefest and