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Entertainment One unveils expansion and new rides at Peppa Pig World

Published on: September 25th, 2017

UK’s Peppa Pig World to debut two new rides when attraction expands in May 2018.

eOne has unveiled details of a significant new extension to Peppa Pig World at the award-winning Paulton’s Park theme park based in Hampshire, UK. The attraction will be expanding to include two new rides, The Queen’s Flying Coach Ride and Grampy Rabbit’s Sailing Club, which will open to the public on 16th May 2018.

The Queen’s Flying Coach Ride will take families on a tour around the newly extended area of Peppa Pig World in individual coaches on a monorail starting from the top of the Queen’s castle, which will be a signature point of the attraction. Children and parents will also be able to board boats at Grampy Rabbit’s Sailing Club where they can cruise along the new water route around Peppa Pig World and discover Pirate Island. In addition to the new rides, Paultons Park has also created a dedicated baby care centre, specifically for the new space, and a new catering outlet called The Queen’s Kitchen.

Stephen Lorton, commercial director of Paultons Park, commented: “This is a very exciting announcement for Paultons Park. Peppa Pig World continues to be very popular and attracts huge numbers of visitors from all over the world in the six years since its opening.”

Katie Rollings, head of UK licensing at Entertainment One, added: “We are delighted to work with Paultons Park on the expansion of the ever-popular Peppa Pig World. Paultons Park offers families the opportunity to fully immerse themselves into the world of Peppa Pig and since opening in 2011, it has become an instrumental part of this beloved brand.”

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