LEGO Owner Set To Buy British Legoland and Madame Tussauds Owner Merlin - Life In Brick
In a joint bid with an investment group, the Danish billionaire family that owns LEGO is set to take control of British Legoland owner Merlin Entertainments. The deal, expected to be valued at around £6 billion will see Kirkbi Invest not only further expand on their LEGO assets, but also take control of other tourist attractions such as the London Eye, Alton Towers, Madame Tussauds and Chessington World of Adventures. Despite the change of ownership, Kirkbi, which owns a almost a third of Merlin already, has said that the deal should not lead to any significant changes in operation and […]