BBC investigation alleges Thorpe Park manipulates midway games

Posted Wednesday, July 3, 2013 2:58 PM | Contributed by Jeff

Staff at one of Britain’s largest amusement parks, Thorpe Park, have been caught employing a variety of “underhand tactics” to prevent visitors winning prizes on games stalls, a BBC investigation has claimed. Presenter Sian Williams and a team of undercover researchers – two of whom got jobs on the stalls – found evidence that the games were being deliberately manipulated to reduce the chances of players winning, and even, on some occasions, of losing.

Read more from The Independent and The Daily Mail.

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