were less than 40 years old when those hurricane winds struck Barry Island.
But for those favouring a less white knuckle ride all the old favourites - waltzers, dodgems
& the ghost train - are still on offer.
We've got synchronised dodgems
and carousel horses in our show.
After dinner, jump on our famously exhilarating dodgem
cars, head to the casino or slip back behind your mask and dance the night away
ELDERLY residents are set to live next door to dodgems
as part of a redevelopment of a historic South Wales fairground site.
POLICE, lifeboatmen and Coastguards had to cast their net wide in an early morning chase after a prawn- fishing boat began playing dodgems
with other sea-farers.
It will have around 40 rides, such as the Superbowl, Freak Out and Seastorm, and classics like the Dodgems
, Helter Skelter and the Waltzer.
Hundreds of people enjoyed the rides, stalls and dodgems
despite the temperatures.
Thrill-seekers got their kicks on the festival's first full-sized funfair, including adrenaline-pumping rides, dodgems
A spokeswoman explained, 'The North Stand will turn into a giant snow mountain - brilliant for sledging - while the rest of the stadium bowl will be filled with children's rides, Santa's Grotto, dodgems
, a log flume and lots more.
Thousands of guests are expected at the events which will feature carousels, dodgems
and prize stalls among the attractions.
BUMPER RIDE Taylor Kershaw, 13, left and Lauchlan Dougall, 11, bash about on the dodgems
Reality star Kerry, 31, seemed carefree as she larked about on the dodgems
with Molly, 10, Lilly-Sue, eight, and three-year-old Max at a fairground in Oxford.
The Cardiff International Arena was booked as the venue for the party and was transformed into a glitzy, Hollywood style affair, with a casino, Willy Wonka world and dodgems
It's become like playing two-wheeled dodgems
as speeding hoodies zip past on the pavement just a hair's breadth away.