Author Archive: Matt Fletcher
Posted by Matt Fletcher on October 10th 2017 in Theme Park
Whilst carrying out routine maintenance work ahead of this year’s Halloween celebrations, workers at Crealy Adventure Park & Resort have found what are believed to be Roman burial chambers.
The discovery was made this week when a team of workers were digging in the grounds of the park’s Creaky Hotel.
Following the mysterious discovery, Crealy contacted expert ghost searching team Spook Searches to ask for their assistance. Whilst at the site, the experts were baffled to discover that the burial chambers were empty, with Head Spook Searcher, Chris Watson, stating,
‘We are puzzled that the burial chambers are empty. Structures of this age would...
Posted by Matt Fletcher on September 1st 2017 in Theme Park
We are pleased to announce that Crealy Adventure Park & Resort has joined forces with the Follow the Bear National Lost Child Safety Scheme and have installed a Lost Child Trail around the Theme Park.
Follow the Bear is an independently-owned company run by parents and grandparents who understand the importance of keeping children safe when out and about in public.How does Follow the Bear ® work?
Guests can buy either a daily membership for £1.99 per child or just £4.99 for a full 12 month annual membership. In return you are given a durable wristband that contains both a unique membership...
Posted by Matt Fletcher on May 15th 2017 in Theme Park
Join us this May half term and climb aboard the brand new giddy galleon with Captain Crealy and his shipmates! Unlike other pirate ship rides, The Jolly Roger rocks and spins simultaneously, so riders really do feel like they are on high seas.
To mark the opening of the Jolly Roger, we are hosting our special Pirate Week from May 27th – June 4th. Captain Crealy and his shipmates will be performing unforgettable live shows throughout May half term including family favourite, Off to Pirates Cove. There will also be cutlass workshops for little pirates in the making and Captain Crealy will...
Posted by Matt Fletcher on April 1st 2017 in Theme Park
Crealy Adventure Park & Resort launched two brand new features for the Easter holidays - the new Junior Driving School ride and the theme park’s first Pop in the Park event.
Pop in the Park saw Adele, Bruno Mars, Madonna and Gary Barlow tribute acts singing their top hits on the stage and working the crowd, at the first event of its kind. Crealy visitors of all ages enjoyed singing and dancing along to their favourite songs in the sunshine.
Crealy also opened its brand new ride, the Junior Driving School, which saw Junior Drivers manoeuvring colourful, scaled Minis around the track, while...
Posted by Matt Fletcher on March 13th 2017 in Theme Park
Crealy Adventure Park & Resort has raised £10,000 for the WESC Foundation, a specialist day and residential centre for young people and adults with visual impairment including complex needs in Exeter, Devon. The year-long fundraising campaign, Wheels 4 WESC, aimed to raise funds towards a new minibus which thanks to the success of the partnership has now been purchased.
Jon Duckham, Fundraising Manager at WESC, said: “WESC Foundation has had a wonderful fundraising year as chosen charity of Crealy and we can’t thank them enough. £10,000 is a tremendous total and has put us well on the way towards a new...
Posted by Matt Fletcher on January 20th 2017 in Accommodation, Theme Park
Over the past few months we have been busy behind the scenes to ensure that 2017 is set to be our biggest & best year yet. We have amazing plans afoot and we cannot wait to share them with you!
Don’t forget, our Annual Passes are a great way to enjoy everything taking place in 2017 and offer the best value too.
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New Rides at Crealy
That’s right, this year we will be opening not one, but two new rides at Crealy Adventure Park for you to enjoy!
Firstly, the Junior Driving Experience will have young guests twisting and turning around the...
Posted by Matt Fletcher on December 13th 2016 in Awards
It's awards season at Crealy and we have managed to add to our extensive and growing collection with three more in November!
Firstly, we recieved two awards in the Primary Times Reader Star Awards 2016 in the Overall Winnerand Family Attraction the Year categories respectively. Following the news that we'd won, Managing Director Chris Down said;
"We are delighted to have won the Primary Times Devon Overall Winner award and the Family Attraction of the Year in Devon award for the 6th year running.
As we continually strive to improve our guest experience, the results of these two Primary Times Star Awards means a great deal to all the...