All the latest updates and news on the site, new videos, etc, etc.
The brand new Alton Towers Dungeon attraction reviewed
2018 was the year that wood finally came to Alton Towers with Wicker Man, the star of Coaster Mania at Cedar Point was Steel Vengeance, and the European Coaster Club became the first major theme park group to visit Turkey.
Chessington's Howl'o'ween 2018 celebrating Halloween and the end of the theme park season.
A review and video of Legoland Windsor's end of season fireworks display.
Reviews of all the mazes at Fright Nights 2018, including the brand new Vulcan Peak, Dead Creek Woods and The Walking Dead: Do or Die.
Review of Project 42, the new scare maze for Scarefest 2018 at Alton Towers.
Chessington World of Adventures have rethemed their Dragon Falls log flume for 2018, transforming it into Tiger Rock in the Land of the Tiger.
Updated the Alton Towers Scarefest section with details of the attractions line-up for 2018, and early pictures of the new Project 42 Scare Maze construction.
I recently visited Conneaut Lake Park as part of a road trip in the USA - here's a new section featuring reviews, history and photos of the park and its major attractions, including the classic Blue Streak rollercoaster.
More: Conneaut Lake Park
My first visit to Cedar Point coincided with their annual CoasterMania event: the park was open for eighteen hours from 6am to midnight, dedicated to rollercoaster enthusiasts and Cedar Point fans.
Wicker Man, the UK's first wooden rollercoaster in 21 years, officially opened at Alton Towers on 24 March 2018.
A short video capturing some of my highlights of 2017, the year I finally got to go to Disneyland, the original theme park; I rode Formula Rossa, the fastest rollercoaster in the world; went to Six Flags Magic Mountain, the park with the most rollercoasters on the planet; and visited incredible parks like Phantasialand, Universal Studios and PortAventura. And I got Chosen...
People's memories of Alton Towers played a big part in this year's end of season fireworks display.
The final chance of the 2017 season to take a look at construction on Alton Towers' new rollercoaster, including the first opportunity to walk underneath the lift hill.
A large number of new pictures from the SW8 construction site, including new views made possible by the reopening of the Katanga Canyon path.
Video of the full Ninjago themed end of season fireworks show at Legoland Windsor.
Information and reviews from Alton Towers' Scarefest Halloween event, featuring The Welcoming: Be Chosen, the brand new scare maze for 2017.
Lots of work has been going on at the Secret Weapon 8 construction site since my last visit, with much of the trackwork now in place.
Disneyland page added together with a set of pages and videos for major attractions at the park. More Californian theme parks coming soon!
Construction of SW8 continues, with the structure of the lift hill now towering over the site together with part of the potential "Wicker Man" statue.
New review and video from my recent trip to Movie Park Germany.
Report and videos from my trip with the European Coaster Club to the United Arab Emirates in March.
An update from the SW8 contruction site, with the station building framework now going vertical and some more of the track foundations visible.
Find out all about Motiongate, IMG Worlds of Adventure, Legoland Dubai, Ferrari World and more... videos and a trip report are coming soon!
Photos and video from the construction site of Alton Towers' Secret Weapon 8, the new wooden rollercoaster opening for the 2018 season.
Info, photos and a PoV video of Chessington's new for 2017 Bubbleworks replacement, The Gruffalo River Ride Adventure.
All (well OK, some) of the best bits of the 2016 season, crammed into less than 4 minutes.
Alton Towers' 2016 Fireworks were themed around Galactica, the VR retro-fit overlay on Air. The story was pretty poor and the display didn't feel as big as in previous years, but I still managed to capture it from multiple angles over two nights in glorious 4K.