Thorpe Park

Derren Brown Has Built A Ghost Train So We'll Probably All Need New Pants

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK

Illusionist and theatrical trickster Derren Brown has lent his talents to creating a terrifying theme park attraction which promises to provoke an "in...

University Rents Out Thorpe Park For Lucky Freshers

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Preskey | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education

What have your uni got lined up for freshers week? Whatever it is, the University of Roehampton have trumped it by swapping sticky floors and disappoi...

The Six-Step Guide To Celebrate Graduating

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Ah graduation. You've finished university and the world is your oyster. That letting go of your childhood fear is finally sinking in, coupled with the...

Thorpe Park Under Pressure To Rename 'Asylum' Ride

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK

Pressure is mounting on a theme park to change the name of its controversial 'Asylum' maze, which mental health campaigners say enforces stigma of men...

Legoland Operator To Float On The Stock Market

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK

Merlin Entertainments, which operates attractions like Legoland and Thorpe Park, has unveiled plans to float on the London Stock Exchange, with potent...

Student Beans' Offers Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Bringing you the best Student Beans offers of the week, exclusive to Huffington Post UK Students. For advice and tips on money and saving, make sur...

Thorpe Park To Breathalyse Drunk Students To Provide 'Vomit Free Day'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A theme park is breathalysing drunk students during Freshers' Week and putting them on a hair-raising ride to sober them up in order to provide a "vom...

'Too Scary' Alton Towers Ride Rated Unsuitable For Kids

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK

For the first time in its history, the British Board of Film Classification has been called in by Alton Towers for advice on a new underground ride. ...

Thorpe Park Horror As Test Dummies On Ride Return With Missing Limbs

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK

A theme park has had to take "drastic measures" after dummies tested on a new rollercoaster were "alarmingly" damaged, some even returning with missin...