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ICON – Blackpool’s new rollercoaster unveiled

Live in the UK? Love rollercoasters?

Then you’ll be pleased to know Blackpool Pleasure Beach has unveiled its new rollercoaster – ICON. The hotly anticipated attraction – valued at £16.25m – officially launches on Friday 25th May. 245 more words


Askrigg - Yorkshire Dales

A soggy start
to a week away
in Wensleydale

The cloud didn’t lift all day

Whatever the weather,
there’ll always be something to snapshot 20 more words


Live updates Day 7 Cuadrilla Roseacre Wood fracking inquiry - more public statements

Live updates from the third session of the Roseacre Wood inquiry hearing public statements. More than 80 people are expected to give evidence to the inquiry. 8,422 more words


5 amazing water parks in the UK that adults will love

For many of us, the thought of water parks makes us go all gooey-eyed, remembering childhood birthdays spent whizzing down water slides, floating about on donut rings, and bobbing up and down with the help of wave machines. 604 more words


Live updates: Day 6 Cuadrilla Roseacre Wood fracking inquiry

Updates from Day 6 of the reopened public inquiry on Cuadrilla’s plans to drill and frack at Roseacre Wood in Lancashire. 4,387 more words


250 years of circus

It’s London, Easter Monday, 1768. Retired cavalryman, entrepreneur and incredible showman Philip Astley and his wife Patty, a trick rider, draw out a ring and fill it with astonishing acts – tumblers, horses, acrobats, jugglers, clowns. 905 more words

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