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How Do Rollercoasters Work?

Oakwood Theme Park
21 June, 2024

Have you ever wondered how rollercoasters work? Whether you’re fascinated by their high speeds or are curious about all those cleverly engineered loops, drops and heights, we’ve got the inside track on exactly how they do what they do. So, sit back, relax, and let us guide you through everything from their major components to […]

Your Guide to Family Holidays in South Wales

Oakwood Theme Park
20 June, 2024

Planning a family holiday in the UK but unsure where to go? South Wales should be at the top of your list! This region offers a perfect blend of outdoor adventures, rich history, magical folklore, and stunning natural beauty. Whether you’re seeking thrilling theme park rides, tranquil coastal walks, or a chance to immerse yourself […]

Pembrokeshire Events for Your Calendar

Oakwood Theme Park
7 June, 2024

Pembrokeshire is a county that’s always packed with fantastic events going on, using its gorgeous landscape to host some truly unique spectacles. Whether you’re a fitness fanatic, a music maestro or an adrenaline junkie, Pembrokeshire has plenty on offer to keep everyone entertained. With this in mind, here are some events you should take note […]

Learn About Pembrokeshire’s Fascinating History

Oakwood Theme Park
22 May, 2024

Wales is a small but mighty country, proud of its heritage and history. It’s believed that the area of Wales has been inhabited since 250,000 BC and became formally known as a country under Henry VIII in the 1500s. The word ‘Wales’ itself actually came from the Anglo Saxons, but Cymru is the Welsh translation […]

Spooktacular Nominated for Prestigious International Horror Award

13 May, 2024

We are thrilled to announce that Spooktacular has been nominated for “Best Theme Park Halloween Event” in the 2024 Scar Awards, hosted by ScareCon. The nomination sees us competing with international theme parks including Thorpe Park, Portaventura, Parc Asterix, Movie Park and Walibi Holland. Our 2023 Spooktacular event, introduced the new scare maze, Clownsaws. This […]