AltonTowersSouvenir1985[Book: John Seccombe – 1985 – First edition – 10x21cm – 104 Pages – Full colour]. Alton Towers in your pocket! This official guide offers a great deal to interest enthusiasts and the public alike. Using it will help you make the most of your time and will greatly increase your enjoyment of a visit to this famous leisure park. Selected Chapter Points: Introduction (+when to visit, opening hours, cost); Getting Around +Skyride and Miniature Railway. Fantasy World and Aqualand +tube slides and ball pond. Alton Towers’ Past and Today +John Broome. Shopping; Dining; Live Entertainment; Exhibitions +Doom & Sons Haunted House and Around the World in 80 Days. The ‘Little’ Rides and More! (17 small rides listed: Junior Apple Roller Coaster, Alpine Bobsleigh, etc.). Cinema 2000 and Cinema 360 +specifications. The Big Rides (Log Flume and Dinosaurs, Magic Carpet, Pirate Ship, Wave Swinger, 1001 Nights, Enterprise, Black Hole, Corkscrew +Vekoma profile, and Turbo Star). Behind the Scenes (+building the big rides, testing, safety and winter maintenance, and “STOP PRESS: Two new attractions announced for next year (1986) = Four-Man Bob and Ferris WheeI”). Hotels; Index. Includes a 1985 fold-out park map. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good.