July 20, 2011
'dark ride' rollercoaster to open at Brean Leisure Park
new 'dark ride' rollercoaster is set to open next week at Brean
Called Astro Storm, the park's promotional literature says the
ride will "plunge riders into the depths of space, experiencing
2 Gs in pitch black drops while spinning through meteor storms
in an intergalactic battle full of amazing special effects and
The new ride is located behind Shockwave at the back of the park
inside an impressive futuristic building.
Fun park owner David Cadell told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Following
a year of planning and building, the opening of this exciting
project shows our strong commitment to being the foremost thrill
ride park in the South West."
"Astro Storm is the quality of ride that you would experience
at parks such as Alton Towers. We are also pleased to announce
that in spite of our huge investment in this project there is
no extra charge to our visitors as Astro Storm is included in
The new ride will be previewed this coming weekend and will be
officially launched on Monday 25th July.
earlier this year that the new ride is part of a £2million
investment in new facilities at the park.