Blog | Oakwood Theme Park - Part 12

Five of the best UK staycation destinations

22 August, 2019

If you’re planning a staycation this summer, you’re not alone: a recent survey found more than half of Brits are planning to take their main holiday in the UK this year. With domestic tourism back on the rise, we’ve put together this post looking at five of our favourite staycation destinations.  Merthyr Mawr, Glamorgan   This […]

9 Family Friendly Things To Do This Summer

20 August, 2019

With the kids at home for 6 weeks, the summer holidays are the perfect time for having fun and creating new memories together. Whether you’re looking for an action-packed adventure or something a bit more relaxed, here’s our top 9 picks for family-friendly summer activities! Head to a museum Museums are a great way to […]

The History of the Rollercoaster: How did it all begin?

16 August, 2019

Your heart pounding through your chest as you slowly reach the top of a drop, the insane ‘rollercoaster’ face you pull as your woosh through the air, and the sheer adrenaline flowing through your body as you step off the ride. Everyone knows what a rollercoaster is today, but how did it start, and was […]

Pembrokeshire primary class wins trip to Oakwood

27 June, 2019

A primary school pupil from Pembrokeshire has bagged himself a thrilling trip for his entire class after winning a competition with Oakwood Theme Park.

Former Ride Parts Available For Sale

26 June, 2019

Oakwood Theme Park is giving die-hard fans the chance to take a piece of the park home with them this summer as hundreds of our former ride parts go on sale.