10 things we can expect at Rother Valley's planned new Gulliver's Valley theme park resort

Rotherham Council has today given its approval to plans for a huge new theme park and resort on land near Rother Valley Country Park.

The planned Gulliver's Valley theme park
The planned Gulliver's Valley theme park

The ambitious scheme would see the Gulliver's Valley attraction being built in five phases over a 15-year period.

Here are 10 things we know the developers are planning for the resort:

1. A spa hotel complete with fitness centre and wedding chapel.

2. Glamping with 100 pitches featuring a mixture of safari tents, yurts and tepees.

3. Gulliver's Glade - 50 pitches for mobile accommodation.

4. A farm park.

5. A pet resort.

6. A 40 metre high observation tower

7. Wild West Village including another hotel as well as lodges.

8. A number of restaurants and food outlets.

9. An ecology and education centre

10. Parking for 1,728 cars, 330 cycle spaces and 27 coach spaces