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Sunday 26 March 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Theme park

All time
# drayton manor
Schoolgirl (11) who died after incident at UK theme park is named by police
Evha Jannath was on a school trip with Jameah Girls Academy.
# drayton manor
11-year-old dies after falling from theme park water ride in the UK
The incident happened on the Splash Canyon water ride at Drayton Manor.
# Vega City
Whatever happened to... A giant Disneyland-style theme park in north Dublin?
The development would have been the biggest ever in Ireland – even including a monorail.
# It's A Small World
A new Disneyland has opened in Shanghai
The park is a $5.5 billion (€4.9 billion) investment in promoting tourism and other service industries in China.
# Dubai Rose
There is going to be a theme park based on Titanic and people are losing it
Some love the idea, but others… not so much.
# happiest place on earth
WATCH: The trailer for Banksy's Dismaland has arrived
“Where the magic never ends. For five weeks only.”
# Ohio
Man killed by rollercoaster after climbing onto tracks to retrieve his phone
The man was either killed by the ride, or someone on it.
# the hottentot carousel
Danish theme park accused of racism isn't changing anything
The offending rides “have been there for more than 20 years and by no means aim to offend anyone”.
# god have mercy
Two girls have the most over-the-top reaction to a theme park ride
# fancy a ride
Would you try this, one of the world's 'craziest rides'?
Nothing but a net!
# drop of doom
Could you hack the world's tallest, most stomach-churning drop ride?
It’s taller than the Statue of Liberty. Eeek!
# emotional rollercoaster
This little girl's first roller coaster ride is hilariously emotional
What goes up, must come down.
# al pioppi
WATCH: Meet Bruno, the man who spent the last 40 years building his own theme park
A short documentary has been made about Bruno, a restaurant owner in Treviso, Italy. See it here.
# terrorvision
17 photos of terrified Irish people in a haunted house
Pants-splittingly hilarious.
# aaaaiiiieeeeeee
The 38 best rollercoaster poses of all time
THIS is how you go on a theme park ride.
# India
India's most elaborate theme park opens today
The park features angry Hindu dieties and Bollywood-themes rides, aimed at attracting the country’s growing middle-class.
# Disneyland
Four injured in Disneyland Paris steam train accident
A pregnant woman and a 13-year-old girl were among those to receive minor injuries in the incident.
# Disney
Disney profits surge with a little help from The Avengers
Studio successes and theme park rejuvenation see Disney profits surge to $414 million.
# think big
DreamWorks plans giant $3.2 billion China theme park
The park will be in competition with Disney which has already started to build its own multi-billion theme park in Shanghai.
# Robots in disguise
In pictures: Old car parts welded into real-life 'Transformers'
The best use for your old banger you’ll see today.