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Resort ‘Fantastical Express’ promotion kicks off!

Wednesday 18 July 2012 6:46
Updated 4th July 2013

We recently reported that Alton Towers Resort had released a teaser image for its next promotion in the Summer of Escapes line, revealing the ‘Fantastical Express’ was coming… and all was to be revealed today!

Now the Resort have launched their next promotion today after the recent instant £1,000 giveaway on resort, with a competition for the ‘Fantastical Express’ to visit 5 lucky towns around the country to whisk people away to the Resort, as well as a competition for tickets for entry to the park!

Towns can be nominated for entry via the Alton Towers Resort official Facebook page or via Twitter with the hashtag ‘#fantasticalexpress’ to enter their nominated town or city for selection!

Once a lucky town has been selected, a further competition will be held for lucky residents to win a place onboard the Fantastical Express for upto 4 friends and family, including entry to the park for their ‘escape’ day.

The promotion will run for 5 weeks with one lucky town selected by the Resort from entries to win each week.

To enter your town, visit the official Alton Towers Resort facebook page at or enter via the Twitter hashtag #fantasticalexpress today!

You can of course also discuss this promotion and other marketing activity on our discussion forums, TowersStreet Talk too!