A trip to Alton Towers
Nov03

A trip to Alton Towers

I’m just going to put it out there. I don’t like theme parks. I like nothing about them – the rides, the queues, the crowds, the unhealthy food, even the smell of them. I just don’t like them! I liked them when I was younger. Back in my early 20s, my husband and I used to go to Alton Towers every year. I remember when we went on Nemesis six times. We’d drunk a lot of fizzy drinks and eaten donuts too....

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(Not going to) Alton Towers
Jun16

(Not going to) Alton Towers

My husband loves Alton Towers. Loves it. He’s obsessed with it. But here’s the weird thing. We’ve only been once since the kids were born. That was four years ago and my younger son hadn’t reached 1.4 metres and my daughter hadn’t reached 1.2. The crying and moaning because she couldn’t go on Sonic Spinball! Never again we said. Not until the kids had all reached the magical 1.4. And a few weeks...

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