The UK has six operating roller coasters that predate the Second World War (four at Blackpool Pleasure Beach, one at Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach and one at Dreamland Margate)
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If you ride the Battle Galleons at Alton Towers, don't panic - that's not lake water that people are squirting at you. Each boat has an onboard tank full of clean water that is used in the battle!