American Adventure petition closes in on 10,000-signature target
A petition calling for the American Adventure theme park to be rebuilt is less than 30 signatures away from its 10,000 target.
Declan Salmon, who set up the online petition, is planning to hand it to council bosses when it reaches the milestone in the hope it will pave the way for talks on bringing back the former Wild West-themed attraction.
The theme park closed in 2007 following financial struggles and little remains of the original park, although some of the rides are in use at other venues.
Almost all traces of the park in Shipley, near Heanor, have gone and council bosses have already... read more
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