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Reviewed: Zufari at Chessington

James Hardiker takes a look at the new Zufari ride at Chessington World of Adventures.. On a sunny Easter Sunday, we got chance to head to Chessington World of Adventures to ride their new attraction for 2013 ~ Zufari Ride into Africa. Zufari is located on the Wagama Reserve which you`ll need to access via the entrance to the flying jumbos / medical centre. Once there you`ll find a well themed attraction en ...

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New London Dungeon Sneak Peek

Warning this review contains detailed information, spoilers and photographs of the new attraction. Click here to proceed. Visit the new Official London Dungeon Website Here This is a report of a "Lights on/Back Stage Questions & Answers Tour" written by UK Park News. If you would like to use any of the images in this article, please refer to our copyright policy. On Monday 25th February 2013 UK Park New ...

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Reviewed: Frightwater Valley 2012

2012 sees the return of the fourth and largest Frightwater event yet at Lightwater Valley Theme Park, Ripon North Yorkshire. With more Halloween attractions thrown into the mix this year, and an extended event schedule with 3 additional dates added; is this the best Frightwater yet? UK Park News were kindly invited back for a third year running to find out... Due to the popularity of previous years, the par ...

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Reviewed: 2012 Scarefest

2012 see's the return of the popular annual Halloween event at Alton Towers Resort: Scarefest. With similar attractions to last year, the theme park offers a variety of attractions for varying age ranges, however this year sees the introduction of "The Sanctuary" which replaces "The Boiler House" from the last few years. Gallery: [wzslider autoplay="true" transition="'flash'" info="true"] The new scare maze ...

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Reviewed: Jolly Roger Pleasurewood Hills

Whilst we were on-park in 2011 to cover a full park review, we learned that 2012 would see the installation of a new Drop Tower at Pleasurewood Hills. Rumoured to be a 196ft Fabbri Giant Drop at the time, the project caught the attention of many news sites and coaster/theme park fans across the country. Although the park has confirmed that their planning application was successful (and remains valid) for a ...

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Ice Age 4D – Reviewed

Along with Nemesis Sub-Terra, 2012 sees the introduction of another attraction at Alton Towers Resort; Ice Age 4D, following wide speculation throughout the early part of 2011 where rumours stated there was to be a 4D attraction added to the park. At the time it was believed to be themed around the Shrek movies. Aimed at the family market – “Ice Age” is a now Household name ever since the launch of the firs ...

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Reviewed: Nemesis Sub-Terra

Another year, and another new ride at the UK's leading Theme Park, Alton Towers. This year sees the installation of their latest creation, Nemesis Sub-Terra, which ressurects the 1994 story of one of their most beloved Rollercoasters, Nemesis. Located on the site of the 1993 attraction, Dynamo, and more recently, the Lava Lump climbing wall, Nemesis Sub-Terra represents a £5million investment for Alton Towe ...

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Reviewed – The Swarm at Thorpe Park

2012 sees the completion of Thorpe Park's latest addition, The Swarm. The Swarm, which was created by renowned rollercoaster manufacturer, Bolliger & Mabillard (Nemesis Inferno, Oblivion), is the first of its kind in the UK and one of only 2 currently operating in the world. Dubbed "Europe's Tallest Winged Coaster", The Swarm takes a different approach to scaring its guests. Rather than guests sitting a ...

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