1. Matt N

    Chessington World of Adventures 17th September 2023

    17th September 2023: Chessington World of Adventures Hi guys. Today was the second of my two London theme park visits this week, and a rather interesting one for me; it was my first visit to Chessington World of Adventures in almost a whole decade! To put things into some perspective, I was a...
  2. Matt N

    Chessington World of Adventures planning indoor waterpark - public consultation on Wednesday 16th November

    Hi guys. I have very exciting news for you all this afternoon! According to Attraction Source, Chessington is holding a public exhibition showing off a “new attraction” on Wednesday 16th November...
  3. Ian

    GhosterForce 2022

    Ready for a mid-Halloween trip to Thorpe and Chessington fully of fatty sweets, faff and fun? Saturday 15 October - Thorpe Park 10am until 9pm is Fright Nights at Thorpe Park! Plenty of spooky happenings and creds in the dark. Thorpe Dark. Please meet inside the park by Stealth by 10:30. There...
  4. JMW

    Merlin's 10 Coaster Deal with B&M?

    Merlin's 10 Coaster Deal with B&M? Hi guys. As lots of us already know, Merlin have seemingly struck a huge ride deal with B&M, so I felt this warranted it's own topic where everything was in one place. As the table shows below, there's eight confirmed additions across the Merlin parks and two...
  5. Matt N

    Chessington receiving 2 new rides in 2022 alongside possible Pirate’s Cove retheme

    It would appear that Chessington is installing 2 new rides in Pirate’s Cove for 2022, according to Chessington Buzz: The planning application was submitted today, and the two rides are: A Zamperla Watermania (basically a mix of a teacups...
  6. Matt N

    How could Merlin make the two Southern Resort Theme Parks (Thorpe & Chessington) coexist in harmony?

    Hi guys. Since Tussauds' purchase of Thorpe Park in 1998, Chessington & Thorpe Park, two of the UK's largest theme parks, have operated under the same corporate umbrella (Tussauds from 1998 through to 2007, Merlin since 2007) within very little distance of each other; both parks serve the London...
  7. Matt N

    CWOA | Mandrill Mayhem (World of Jumanji) | B&M Wing Coaster | 2023

    Guys, I have some very exciting UK coaster news! According to Chessington Buzz, it would appear that Chessington is beginning the planning process to install some form of new roller coaster at the park: Little is currently known, but it’s going on the “Picnic Field” at the south of the site...
  8. Coaster Chall YouTube

    Chessington World Of Adventures Have Revealed Elmer's Flying Jumbos In 2020

    We have missed this since November apparently, but Chessington are giving a four year partnership with Elmer the elephant and retheming Flying Jumbos starting in 2020
  9. Coaster Chall YouTube

    Chessington World Of Adventures | Croc Drop | Zamperla Sky (Drop) Tower

    According to the forum and further social media, Chessington have submitted a planning application for a new, what looks to be a Zamperla Sky Tower, around 25m, to replace Rameses Revenge and cause the relocation of Flying Jumbos. The rumour is Rameses and Jumbos will close/relocate at the end...
  10. Serena

    Chessington World of Recycling

    I went to Chessington on Monday and nothing was new. I mean, there *was* technically a "NEW!" ride in the form of Gruffalo Soldier (in the heart of the Transylvania). But easily-removable cardboard cut out fixtures, screens and leaves on the roof seem like more of a temporary redecoration...