Patrick Thorne

More Than 50 Fires in Five Years at Former Sheffield Ski Village

More Than 50 Fires in Five Years at Former Sheffield Ski Village

The former ski village, once home to the UK’s largest dry ski slope facility where several of Britain’s current crop of world class freestyle skiers and boarders first learnt their tricks has suffered 55 arson attacks in the past five years. The ski village closed in April 2012 after an...

Another $800 Million Going in To The American Dream

Another $800 Million Going in To The American Dream

Another $800m of funding is set to go in to the long delayed American Dream ‘megamall’ in New Jersey, USA, which features North America’s first indoor snow slope. Work on the mall started 12 years ago and the ski slope was completed in 2008, but neither it nor the still incomplete mall...