Scorpion Express Opens

Following a year closed, the former Runaway Train has reopened. Operating under a new guise for 2014, Scorpion Express is the big new attraction. Although not a brand new ride, the attraction has received a major refurbishment project. Scorpion Express… Read more »

New For 2014: Scorpion Express

In a surprise announcement, Chessington has revealed some big changes are in store for 2014. With a new 2014 addition in the guise of Scorpion Express. Set within the new area of Scorpion Valley, the re-themed ride will be the… Read more »

Chessington Catches Fire

Today at approximately 08:30 am, Chessington World of Adventures had to call the emergency services. Following the breakout of a fire in the parks Creaky Cafe. The Cafe was, at the time, being used for the parks Santa‚Äôs Grotto attraction…. Read more »

Rides Closed Until 2014

Today it has been revealed that more than one ride will remain closed for the season. Earlier in the year, we reported that the Runaway Train was to remain closed. Now, it has been confirmed another ride is to be… Read more »

Runaway Train Closed For 2013

It has sadly been confirmed by Chessington that the Runaway Train is to remain closed for the 2013 season. The ride, originally opened in 1987 and was an opening day attraction for the park. The Runaway Train has sadly looked… Read more »