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Saturday 25 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

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# Oblivion
Alton Towers says rollercoaster did what it was supposed to after passengers evacuated 180 feet above the ground
A rollercoaster train was 180 feet in the air when it shut off.
# the smiler
Alton Towers operator fined £5 million over crash in which two girls lost legs
Vicky Balch, then 19, and Leah Washington, then 17, each lost a leg in the crash.
Passengers stuck for 30 minutes on Alton Towers rollercoaster which crashed last year
Two women required amputations after the same ride crashed last June.
# galactica
VIDEO: The world's first virtual reality rollercoaster has arrived
Galactica takes users on a journey through space.
# the smiler
Alton Towers crash victims speak out ahead of ride re-opening
The park is set to open for the summer season tomorrow.
# alton towers
UK health authority to prosecute Alton Towers owners over rollercoaster crash
The 2 June crash at the popular theme park saw five people seriously injured.
# the smiler
Alton Towers says horror crash was caused by 'human error'
Two people had leg amputations following the crash over the summer.
# Competition
OUR BIRTHDAY GIVEAWAY: Win a family trip to Alton Towers with Midland Travel is five years old this month so we’re giving readers the chance to win some great prizes.
# Staking a Claim
Chris Henry: 'You have to prepare for getting smashed and do some damage yourself'
Ulster star will line out at openside flanker for Ireland against Romania on Sunday.
# Rollercoaster
"I started to feel pain and I couldn't feel my toes." - Teenager describes Alton Towers crash
Leah Washington’s leg was amputated after the crash.
# alton towers
‘I’ll have a different life': Young woman who lost her leg on rollercoaster speaks out
“I’m nervous for the future.”
Alton Towers breakdown leaves visitors hanging upside down
The group were left hanging for 20 minutes on the hottest day of the year
# alton towers
"Has somebody lost a limb on that ride?" - Over 1,000 complaints about Kay Burley interview
The Sky News presenter was accused of ‘misrepresenting’ the CEO of Merlin Entertainment.
# alton towers
Teenage Alton Towers crash victim has leg amputated
The 17-year-old girl was among four people seriously injured in the incident.
# alton towers
Alton Towers apologises for 'devastating' crash that left four people with 'significant' injuries
A number of rollercoasters have been closed as a result.
# the smiler
One man, three teenagers seriously injured after collision on Alton Towers rollercoaster
A moving carriage hit a stationary one.