Author: Luke From Coaster Connection

BREAKING NEWS: Paramount Pictures Ditches The London Theme Park Project

It was recently announced that Paramount Pictures has abandoned the London Paramount project which was a collaboration with the London Resort Company Holdings to built a 972-acre resort with theatres, attractions, hotels and Europe’s largest indoor water park. The London Paramount project has experienced multiple pushbacks for the opening of the new entertainment complex. This project has also had the local…
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June 21, 2017 0

A new LEGOLAND Discovery Centre will be opening in Birmingham for 2018!

On the 9th of June, the Bristol Post officially confirmed that a new LEGOLAND Discovery Centre would be opening at Birmingham’s Barclaycard Arena. This isn’t the first time a LEGOLAND Discovery Centre has opened within the UK as there is already one open in Manchester.   What’s The Difference Between A Legoland Theme Park and a Legoland Discovery Centre? Legoland Discovery Centre is everything that you…
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June 11, 2017 0

LEGO Ninjago World – Opening Weekend Review

On the 28th ‎of May ‎2017, we headed down to Legoland Windsor resort to try out their new Triotech dark ride for 2017.   The new dark ride is located in a new area of the park called LEGO Ninjago World. The area features 2 attractions and many different types of interactive play areas. The main E-ticket attraction within the new…
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June 2, 2017 0

BREAKING NEWS: Drayton Manor Accident Leaves Young Girl Dead

On the 9th may 2017 at 2.18pm, West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Drayton Manor theme park due to an accident. It is believed that a young girl, aged 11 had fallen out of the raft from the Splash Canyon river rapids ride at the park.   Here’s a statement from a spokesman for Drayton Manor,…
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May 9, 2017 0

Chessington World Of Adventures NEW Lodges Coming Soon?

Plans have been submitted by Chessington World Of Adventures for 45 new Wanyama Reserve themed lodges to be constructed for new on-site accommodation for the park. This is all part of a large 10-year master plan that the resort has created which also includes plans for a new roller coaster! To read more about the new coaster…
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April 28, 2017 0

Paultons Park New Additions For 2018

What Is Coming To Paultons Park In 2018? Despite there still being only 8 months until 2018, Paultons Park is well underway on construction of their new Peppa Pig World Expansion for spring 2018. As well as this new Peppa Pig ride, Paultons Park is also building a new Japanese themed garden as well as a new animal…
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April 19, 2017 0

Thorpe Shark Hotel Review 2017

All the way back In April, we visited Thorpe Park Resort to try out their on-site accommodation, Thorpe Shark Hotel. In this review, I will be showing you our experience of when we visited on the 7th and 8th of April. Because we have a Merlin annual pass, we were able to a get a deal for…
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April 15, 2017 0

Legoland Windsor Resort Park Update – March 2017

    On the 31st of March, we had a quick visit to Legoland Windsor Resort to check out the latest additions for 2017. The first few changes we noticed as we entered the park was the addition of two new Costa Coffee locations at the park. The first location is at the entrance of the park and the…
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April 2, 2017 0

What will be Chessington World Of Adventures Next Coaster be?

Back in April of 2016, Chessington World Of Adventures revealed a master plan for the resort for the next ten years. Within the master plan, it features two possible different roller coaster ideas that could be added to the park. The new attraction would be located on a field by the explorer gate and dragon’s fury.…
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March 21, 2017 0

The Return of Hex – The Legend of the Towers

    Hex at Alton Towers is a fan favourite ride at the resort. Unfortunately, the attraction has been closed for the last few years. However,  In January Towers Loving Care announced that the dark ride would be re-opening for the 2017 season on the 25th March. More news has been revealed in the last few…
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March 7, 2017 0