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EDF Energy London Eye announces first new technical addition to capsules in 11 years

EDF Energy London Eye announces first new technical addition to capsules in 11 years

23rd Jan 2012 Press Release Travel Technology News Tourism News

Today, the EDF Energy London Eye is delighted to announce its brand new in-capsule experience, which will be available to all guests who visit London’s most iconic landmark. The London Eye’s capsules are now complete with state of the art Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 devices, displaying bespoke content created by LMC design and Henry Stuart Photography exclusively for the London Eye.

London Eye launches Christmas packages

London Eye launches Christmas packages

18th Aug 2011 Focus

One of London’s most iconic landmarks, the EDF Energy London Eye, is adding to the eclectic range of festive offerings this Christmas, including champagne receptions in your very own pod. BTN finds out more.

Free Pimms at the London Eye on Summer Solstice

Free Pimms at the London Eye on Summer Solstice

17th Jun 2011 Press Release Travel Events News

To celebrate Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year, on Tuesday 21st June at 5:16pm the EDF Energy London Eye will be giving the first 516 people to arrive at the Pimm’s stand at the EDF Energy London Eye at 5.16pm a complimentary serving of Pimm’s.

Private equity group to buy theme parks

Private equity group to buy theme parks

5th Oct 2009 Tourism News

The owner of Legoland and Madame Tussauds waxworks is poised to buy some of America’s best-known visitor attractions including SeaWorld and the Busch Gardens parks in Florida. Private equity group Blackstone is finalising a deal to buy Busch Entertainment Corp, the second largest amusement park operators in the US for between $2.5 billion and $3 billion.

London Eye begins Olympics upgrade

26th Jun 2009 Press Release Tourism News

The first stage of a £12.5 million upgrade to Britain’s iconic London Eye has begun with the removal of the first of its 32 capsules. The remaining capsules will be taken down for renovation one-by-one, with a dummy unoccupied capsule replacing them. The work is expected to be completed in time for the 2012 London Olympics.