dodgems


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dodgems

[ˈdɒdʒəmz] npl (also dodgem cars) → autoscontro msg
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Although the ride had been around for a few years abroad, dodgems weren't introduced to Britain until 1928 by Messrs Lusse Brothers.
The flash of the Ferris wheel at sunset and squeals of delight from kids on the dodgems.
The attractions include logflume, magic mouse, roller coaster, simulator, chair planes, super Bob, twist, dodgems, blizzards, jumping frogs, gaming stalls, snow lodge, children's rides and much, much more.
WINNER: George Mitchell inspects his medal and (below) Cruella De Vil takes a ride on the dodgems WAVE: Andrew Stow and Sunday Mercury's Martyn Leek QUICK STEPS: on the dancefloor PARTY GIRL: Joanne Malin from Central News joins in with the fun MAGIC: FFather Christmas hands out a presentPRRIDE: Tiffany Bate with her medal FIRING LINE: a partygoer prepares to shoot her pea-shooterCONGA TIME: the children from Our Lady of the Wayside follow Father Christmas across the dance floor PUSSY CAT: Wonderkid Matthew Byrne with a painted face PAINTED FACES: pupils from Our Lady of the Wayside BIG CHIEF: Sunday Mercury editor David Brookes with passengerHEADS YOU WIN: schoolchildren show off their balloon hats
Even the generator for the dodgems exploded but no-one was injured.
Later the Showtrac powered the dodgems at the South Shields Ocean Beach fun fair until 1962.
But I graduated to the dodgems, which was much more cool.
Thorpe Park's new Angry Birds attraction opens on March 20, complete with 100ft rapid-drop tower ride Detonator and Red Bird v Bad Piggies dodgems.
The Package The Package Ticket prices include: Ticket prices include: Spectacular theming and scenery Living statues and street theatre World class aerial acts Professional singers and dancers Superb four course dinner and Christmas crackers Grand casino Elegant cocktail bar State-of-the-art disco with intelligent lighting Dodgems (a small charge applies)(a small charge applies) Professional photographersmall charge applies) Professional photographer (acharge applies) Professional photographer (a smallapplies) Professional photographer (a small chargeProfessional photographer (a small charge applies) Starlit ceilings and professional set lighting On-site security and free cloakroom Full event management Survivors Breakfast
Alongside the housing for elderly residents will be an undercover leisure complex which will house traditional fairground attractions like a carousel and dodgems.
TAKEN FOR RIDE: The Mayor and Mayoress on the dodgems with organiser Stewart Robinson (zz040610fair-1)
50 each child, most other rides were pounds 2 each child and the dodgems, which are a family favourite, were pounds 2.