TowersStreet News

New plans to extend the Resort

Plans have been released for an extension to the Alton Towers hotel including a new restaurant, bar and entertainment area.

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News Round-up: Planning applications and guest numbers

Though the theme park is quiet, there’s lots going on in the background at Alton Towers, indicating there could be some exciting developments ahead in the near future

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News round up – X Sector and Sonic Spinball return

Three of the park’s rides reopen, following closures in the wake of the The Smiler incident

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Media frenzy surrounding Alton Towers continues

Alton Towers has re-opened for three days following the dreadful incident on The Smiler roller coaster, but the frenzy surrounding the park is not going away with major UK media outlets still reporting on stories from the park.

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Alton Towers to reopen Monday 8th June

Alton Towers have announced that the theme park will reopen tomorrow, Monday 8th June, following 5 full days of closure after Tuesday’s incident on The Smiler

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Thursday News Recap

Alton Towers have confirmed the theme park will remain closed for a third day (Friday 5th June) following Tuesday’s incident on The Smiler

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Alton Towers Closure 4th June 2015

Following on from yesterdays accident on The Smiler Alton Towers has taken the decision to extend the park closure to now include (tomorrow) the 4th of June 2015.

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Collision on The Smiler injures guests

Four people have been seriously injured after two trains collided on the park’s two year old thrill coaster The Smiler

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New restaurant plans for Forbidden Valley submitted

Plans were today made available online for a planned extension to Air’s shop and its conversion to a restaurant

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Annual Pass alcohol discount to be phased out?

Update: Alton Towers have since confirmed that annual pass discount on alcohol will continue to be offered across the resort, with no plans to remove this perk.

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