Park News - (1/12/18) I’m told that Drayton Manor has closed and removed the park’s old Cable Cars (aerial tram) ride. From what I’m told the ride may have closed sometime in 2017, but as of right now, it looks like the cable and old supports may have also been removed from the park.
(7/3/17) Uh oh... bad times for Drayton Manor it seems as a coaster train on G-Force (Maurer) became stuck for a time on the ride's unique lift hill, that pulls riders up into an upside-down position before releasing them into the rest of the coaster layout. In the end however, the park confirmed no one was hurt, the safety systems all operated as they should have and everything returned to normal fairly quickly.
2018 - New Attraction - Rumor - (9/23/16) According to a rumor sent my way Drayton Manor may be planning on adding some kind of new family coaster to the park for the 2018 season. Anyone know more?
???? - Hotel Hamilton - Planning - (7/5/13) According to this article, Drayton Manor is planning a new 85 room hotel to be called the Hotel Hamilton, named after their founder, George Herbert Hamilton Bryan. Construction may start as early as 2015 and will have a Spanish style architecture.