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Year

New Additions

Removed Rides and Park Events

1982


Miniature Railway

Bumper Boats

Adventure Playground


Pleasurewood Hills Railway opens.

1983


Cine180

Woody Bear Mascot

Fantasy boat ride



Pleasurewood Hills American Theme Park opens.

1984


Sky Leap

Veteran Cars

Fantasy Boat Ride

Western Train

Woody Bears magic music hall

Pets corner



1985


Troika

The Pirate Ship

Carousel

The Rotor

Calypso



1986


Ladybird Roller coaster



1987


Alpine Chairlift

Sealion Aquatheatre



1988


Waveswinger

Haunted Magic Castle


Rotor removed.

1989


Voyage to Aladdin’s Cave (Previously Fantasy Boat Ride)

Star Ride Enterprise



Year

New Additions

Removed Rides and Park Events

1990

Rattlesnake Rollercoaster (Previously Ladybird)

The Tempest

Fun Factory

The Land That Time Forgot

Fairytale Fantasy Ride (Previously Storybooks Ride)


Management buyout of park.

Pets Corner removed.


1991


Superhuman Circus

Circus School



1992


Log Flume

Castle Theatre (Previously Haunted Magic Castle)



1993


Professor Woody's Wonders and Discoveries



1994


Eye in the Sky


Superhuman Circus removed.

1995


Woody's Driving School

Cannonball Express

Crinkley Bottom TV Studios (Previously Castle Theatre)


Tempest removed.

1996

Tidal Wave Watercoaster


Troika removed.

Pleasurewood Hills is bought by Queensborough holdings plc and managed by Leisure Great Britain.


1997


Sky Screamer

Waltzer

Drift King

Woody's Wildlife Encounters


Waveswinger removed.

1998

The Voyager

Super Trooper

Castle Theatre (Previously Crinkley Bottom TV)


Eye in the Sky removed.

1999


Canyon Raft

Mega Dance

Chairs Ride

Horror Dome (Previously Cine180)


Enterprise removed.

The Voyager removed.

Year

New Additions

Removed Rides and Park Events

2000

Crazy Coaster (AKA Magic Mouse)


Canyon Raft removed.

Peter and Peggy Hadden purchase and manage the park.


2001


Megaspin Rollover

Formula K Raceway

Double Deck Carousel

Captain Andy Show


Super Trooper removed.

Land that time forgot closes.

2002


Mega Drop (Marketed as Drop Zone)

Junior Twist

Circus Review Show

Fantasy Boat Ride (Previously Voyage to Aladdin’s Cave)


Captain Andy Show removed.

Megaspin Rollover removed.

2003


Fireball (Marketed as Extreme)

Octopus

Adventure Playground


Waltzer removed.

Mega Dance removed.

2004

Kite Flyer

Balloon Rays


Octopus removed.

French amusement company Grevin et Cie acquire the park.


2005

Thunderstruck

Helter Skelter


Mega Drop removed.

Magic Mouse removed.

Former Cine180 building demolished.


2006

Tales of the Coast (Previously Fantasy Boat Ride)



2007


Wipeout



2008


Woody's Funky Flyers


Pleasurewood Hills celebrates 25 years.

2009

Timber Falls (Previously Mellow Yellow)

Circus and Tango show


Year

New Additions

Removed Rides and Park Events

2010


Street Arts Show



2011


Laser Labyrinth


H.I.G Capital France acquire Pleasurewood Hills.

2012


Jolly Roger Drop Tower

Pleasurewood Ponies

Sean Alexander Magic Show

The Lighthouse

Tide Traveller (Previously Thunderstruck)



2013


Moby Dick

Woody's Tea Party

Pleasurewood Paddlers

Hobs Pit (Previously Fairytale Fantasy)


Pleasurewood Hills celebrates 30 years.

2014


Marble Madness

Acapulco Dive Show


2015


Hyper Drive Dodgems



2016

Waveswinger

Tales of the Coast removed.

Sky Hooks removed.

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