Alton Towers Offers Jobs to Princes’ Trust Candidates

The UK’s leading theme park Alton Towers has offered permanent positions to 11 young people who completed placements developed by the Prince’s Trust. The trust developed a Get into Customer Service scheme which saw the candidates, who are mostly from Stoke-on-Trent and the surrounding area, work in various areas of the theme park, from the […]

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The Smiler Is Given Official Maximum Thrill Rating

Alton Towers’ newest addition, The Smiler, has been given the ultimate thrill rating in a new official ‘Thrill Scale’ generated by engineer Brendan Walker. The Thrill Scale is designed to order roller coasters and attractions depending on the level of thrill they can be expected to give to their riders, as based on a number […]

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Alton Towers Parent Company Floats On Stock Market

Alton Towers parent company Merlin Entertainments floated on the stock market last November at 315p. Shares of the funtime attractions giant have been sold by private equity firms, but experts recommend the stock for purchase after its shares have risenĀ  by almost 8 percent to 3391/4p. Brokers are optimistic that the price could rise to […]

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CBeebies Land Opens Its Gates To The Public

Thousands of families are being drawn towards the Alton Towers Resort after the amusement park finally opened the gates to its long-awaited CBeebies Land. The new TV-themed attraction is a sure designated spot for small children and their families who are fans of the channel’s iconic and memorable characters. Children can join the likes of […]

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Alton Towers To Create 75 New Jobs

Alton Towers has announced it will be creating 75 new theme park jobs this year as it plans to extend its current accommodation facilities. The historic UK amusement park that currently spans over 800 acres of land, revealed some months ago that it would be creating a new accommodation site in order to encourage more […]

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