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    Headline ALTON TOWERS STATEMENT: Why do theme park rides sometimes stop?

    ALTON TOWERS STATEMENT - 28TH JULY 2017 We provide thousands of thrilling rides to our guests every day. Occasionally our rides stop, but contrary to how some newspapers report it, this is a normal part of safe theme park operations. Here’s an explanation as to why rides sometimes stop from...
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    Alton Towers owners could face 'hefty fine' over Smiler crash

    Merlin Attractions Operations Ltd, the owners of Alton Towers, are in court today for sentencing regarding 2015's Smiler rollercoaster crash.
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    New footage of Alton Towers horror Smiler smash emerges

    This previously unseen footage of the Alton Towers Smiler rollercoaster crash shows the full consequences of the mistakes made by staff after they overrode a safety mechanism. The video which can only be published today for the first time captures the seconds leading up to the devastating smash...