They say never volunteer for anything! but this may be fun – in a scary sort of way. Alton Towers need volunteers to be the first to ride and review their new ride “Thirteen”. Successful thrill seekers will need to undergo various tests and ideally You can apply here – if you think you’re hard […]
Whilst the weather may be utterly foul at the moment, Spring is creeping up on us and before we know it we’ll get that whiff in the air, our spirits will raise, and we’ll be thinking about being outdoors, the garden, and maybe about some ideas picked up during the winter. With that in mind […]
New “Psychoaster for 2010 at Alton Towers Alton Towers has announced the launch next year of the “scariest ride in the UK”. The new ride, called “Thirteen” and described as a “Psychoaster” will be limited to 16 to 55 year olds with visitors limited to one ride per day due to concerns over emotional strain […]
Codename Secret Weapon 6 – Alton Towers’ new Roller Coaster is under construction for 2010. There is lots of rumour and speculation but we’ve seen the track so it is definitely a roller coaster! and it is going to be a “World first” so what could this mean?? Latest news: It looks like its going […]
I’ve just found out that tickets to the Ceremony of the Keys at the Tower of London are Free. The Ceremony of the Keys is the ritual of locking up the Tower of London (containing the Crown Jewels) each night and has taken place every night without fail for more than 700 years!
The Tower of London is one of London’s most visited heritage sites. This Christmas there will be special medieval Christmas events and on the 20th December there will be one of the first ceremonies of the the Tower of London’s new Constable, General Sir Richard Dannatt, the Christmas State Parade. Click here if you want […]
Throughout time the royal palaces have been venues for ceremony, celebration and merry making, and to keep up with tradition this Christmas is no exception. Hampton Court Palace is celebrating the 500th anniversary of Henry VIII becoming King with festivities including music, dancing, games, and royal feasts