Is Peppa Pig World open? Paultons Park has closed due to coronavirus – The Sun03/23/2020
UK attractions are being forced to close due to coronavirus, following government advice against all but essential travel.
One popular attraction with families is Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park – but is it open?
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Is Peppa Pig World closed?
Paultons Park was forced to close on Friday ahead of the weekend due to the coronavirus pandemic.
This includes the popular Peppa Pig World located at the theme park.
The park said in a statement: "Given the current global health emergency, we are sorry to inform you that Paultons Park will be closing from 5pm today until further notice. This also means that regrettably, the forthcoming opening of Tornado Springs has been postponed.
"This is not a decision that has been taken lightly, however, the health and safety of our guests and employees must take priority."
They have also been forced to postpone the opening of their new attraction Tornado Springs, a 1950s style land with new rides and restaurants.
The park is yet to reveal when they will re-open – guests with tickets can visit until November 2, and are allowing the tickets to be used in the 2021 season if unable to visit before then.
Season tickets will be valid when the park opens again.
Are other UK attractions closing?
The closures follows Butlins, Center Parcs and Haven closing last week.
Alton Towers is also to remain closed indefinitely.
The prime minister has advised against all but essential travel even within the UK, with strict lockdowns on parks and open spaces expected this week.
TUI has suspended hotel stays, package holidays and cruises until further notice.
The German-based tour company said it was suspending most of its operations and applying for government help in light of the deepening coronavirus crisis.
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Travel has decreased sharply as more and more countries apply tough new restrictions to limit the spread of COVID-19.
Italy, Spain and France are all on lockdown in an effort to curb the alarming rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths.
Holidays in the UK have also been advised against.
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