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by Margaret
Thu Aug 23, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: (UK) TV Inside Alton Towers on Thursday
Replies: 5
Views: 1441

Re: (UK) TV Inside Alton Towers on Thursday

Apparently there are 10 (binary) of us.
by Margaret
Mon Aug 20, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: (UK) TV Inside Alton Towers on Thursday
Replies: 5
Views: 1441

(UK) TV Inside Alton Towers on Thursday

Hello to anyone who is still reading this forum.

Thursday 23rd August 2018, Channel 4, 9.00pm "Inside Alton Towers". It is about the building of Wicker Man.

Cheers

Margaret
by Margaret
Sat Apr 29, 2017 7:05 pm
Forum: Club Trips
Topic: Plopsaland - car share
Replies: 1
Views: 1068

Plopsaland - car share

We are trying to plan our travel from UK to Plopsaland and our intention is to go by Eurostar to Calais. Would anyone travelling by car on the Saturday be willing to take John and me to De Panne from Calais ? Naturally petrol money would be paid. This would be for one way only as we will be going to...
by Margaret
Sat Dec 24, 2016 8:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Christmas Greetings
Replies: 7
Views: 2060

Christmas Greetings

Happy Christmas to all readers of the ECC forum, and may 2017 be happy and peaceful.

I hope I'll see some ECC friends at a park or two next year.

Margaret
by Margaret
Mon Mar 14, 2016 10:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shrek attraction (London)
Replies: 1
Views: 1168

Re: Shrek attraction (London)

I visited the Shrek experience last September, just after it opened. I entered free of charge on my Merlin Annual Pass and it was very quiet and these two factors might have influenced my appreciation! In fact I had to wait for enough people to join to make a reasonable sized group to start the tour...
by Margaret
Sat Mar 12, 2016 7:13 pm
Forum: Club Trips
Topic: Paultons & IOW
Replies: 10
Views: 4406

Re: Paultons & IOW

Just to help with planning, approximately what time are we meeting for the ferry to Isle of Wight on the Sunday, and what time can we expect to be back in Southampton?

Looking forward to this trip.

Margaret
by Margaret
Fri Jan 08, 2016 8:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Michael Portillo at Alton Towers
Replies: 0
Views: 1572

Michael Portillo at Alton Towers

Happy New Year to all members. I have just watched Great British Railway Journeys on BBC2. In the last section of the programme Michael Portillo presents a piece about the history of Alton Towers with some superb aerial shots of the gardens and rides. At the end he experiences tracks of a different ...
by Margaret
Mon Dec 14, 2015 9:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Useless Facts
Replies: 3
Views: 1954

Re: Useless Facts

What sort of monkeys were they? Howler? Or in extreme cases "re-sus"??
by Margaret
Wed Jul 29, 2015 6:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Club Trip To Dreamland
Replies: 14
Views: 5418

Re: Club Trip To Dreamland

Yesterday, Justin, Martin V and I went to have a look at Dreamland, Margate. Since the club AGM there in March, I think it is safe to say that we were all amazed at the progress that has been made on the site in four months. The Scenic is fully restored and awaiting the delivery of trains. Several h...
by Margaret
Sun Apr 05, 2015 6:44 pm
Forum: Questions for the Team
Topic: UK Park 16th May?
Replies: 2
Views: 1929

UK Park 16th May?

I assume this is not happening now?

Margaret