Dedicated to Disneyland Paris Podcast

Dedicated to Disneyland Paris Podcast

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Join Steve and Mark twice a month as they discuss all the news and rumours from Disneyland Paris, with lots of feedback from listeners, questions to answer and guests to interview. It’s your one stop podcast for EVERYTHING Disneyland Paris.


139 - Venturing into Adventureland
Jun 23 • 28 min
Emily, Vanessa and Beth continue their virtual tour of Disneyland Paris with a walk on the wild side- right into Adventureland! This heavily themed area is one of the jewels of DLP and has so much to cover. In fact, this episode includes only the…
138: Exploring Frontierland (Part 2)
May 17 • 45 min
Five Disney theme parks around the world have a Frontierland. They all have something special, but the Disneyland Paris version is the largest and most elaborately themed of them all. That’s why Beth, Emily and Vanessa devote two whole episodes…
137 - Frontierland : Part 1
Apr 20 • 27 min
The virtual tour of Disneyland Paris now heads into Frontierland. Vanessa, Beth and Emily discuss the pros and cons of Fort Comstock, peek in at the Lucky Nugget and go for a ride on the Molly Brown. And no visit to this area of DLP is complete…
136 - #Stayhome Disney Quiz
Mar 28 • 33 min
Family-friendly fun!
135 - Meeting Up in Central Plaza
Mar 27 • 36 min
Part 4 of a Virtual Tour of DLP
134 - Walking Down Main Street USA
Mar 25 • 48 min
Want to go buy souvenirs at the Emporium or choose some sweets at the Boardwalk Candy Palace? Join Vanessa and Beth as they explore the shops and restaurants of Main Street USA at Disneyland Paris. The park is closed, but thanks to faith, trust and…
133 - A Virtual Tour of Town Square
Mar 21 • 23 min
Since we can’t go to Disneyland Paris, we are keeping the magic alive by visiting…in our imagination! Join hosts Vanessa and Beth as they continue their tour of DLP. This episode takes them to Town Hall and all around the charming Town Square that…
132 - A Virtual Visit of Fantasia Gardens
Mar 19 • 24 min
We could all use a break from stress and worry! How about a visit to our favorite place? Sure, DLP is closed right now, but why not join hosts Vanessa and Beth for a virtual exploration? Section by section, they’ll take you around DLP, discussing…
131 - A Look Back at 2019 in Disneyland Paris: Highs and Lows
Jan 12 • 40 min
2019 at DLP had its ups and downs. If you want to hear about them all, join hosts Beth and Vanessa for a look back at the year that was. It was late on a Saturday night when this was recorded, and the opinions expressed in this show are DEFINITELY not…
130 - November News from DLP and a Special Guest Interview
Nov 2, 2019 • 59 min
November has started and that means Christmas season has arrived at DLP! Join Emily and Beth as they discuss dining options in the parks during November, Bonfire Night festivities in Disney Village and other topics. The highlight of this episode is an…
129 - Unpopular DLP Opinions
Oct 15, 2019 • 43 min
One of our recent posts to the D2DLP Facebook page garnered a huge response. Over 100 fans spoke up and shared their own “unpopular” views on Disneyland Paris. One admitted to disliking Phantom Manor, an attraction beloved by many. Another confessed…
128 - Special Edition: A DLP Trip Report, Featuring Staycity Aparthotel, an Annual Passholder Event and Arendelle Aqua
Sep 20, 2019 • 66 min
D2DLP Staffer Vanessa is just back from her latest Disneyland Paris trip and has so much to share that we decided that her adventures deserved their own podcast episode. She was lucky enough to be one of the very first guests to stay at the newest…
127 - The Lion King and Day Trips to DLP
Aug 9, 2019 • 47 min
The D2DLP team has been through a lot since the last episode: hospital stays, broken computers and all kinds of crazy events. But we are back again and ready to discuss our favourite Disney resort: Disneyland Paris! We will talk about the Lion King…
126 - The New Show - Hello & Welcome!
Apr 24, 2019 • 39 min
Join new hosts Emily, Vanessa and Beth as they discuss news from Disneyland Paris
125 - The Final Show - Thank You & Goodbye
Dec 7, 2018 • 9 min
I think the title of this one is quite self-explanatory, so have a listen, thank you, and goodbye…from the podcast
124 - Live From Disneyland Paris: Halloween, Mickey 90, Food Festival, Jazz & PhilharMagic
Oct 8, 2018 • 79 min
Live from Disneyland Paris, where Steve was joined by Martin from Holiday Hamster, hear all about the brand new Halloween season, the Disney Loves Jazz event, the Rendez-Vous Gourmand food festival, Mickey 90 Mouse Party and the Cupcake Girls,…
123 - Looking Back At The 25th Anniversary
Aug 30, 2018 • 149 min
The Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary ends on September 9th 2018, so just what has the last 18 months offered us and what do we, and all of you think of the way Disneyland Paris 25 years?
122 - Halloween, Christmas, Mickey 90 Mouse Party, Alcohol, Marvel, Jungle Book
Aug 12, 2018 • 110 min
At last Steve and Mark are back together on the podcast, and with a whole load of Disneyland Paris news and rumours to discuss. The brand new Disneyland Paris Halloween Festival 2018 press release came out just days before we recorded, for once, with…
121 - Special Guest, Marvel AP Night, Disney Village, Iron Man Spinner & X-Files Alien Encounter
Jul 10, 2018 • 92 min
It’s been a while since this guy was on an episode of the podcast, but he’s back to chat all things Disneyland Paris. We had a lot to talk about too, what with the Disneyland Paris Annual Pass Marvel Soiree, Disney Village overhaul, Phantom Manor, the…
120: Marvel Summer of Super Heroes Review & Phantom Manor
Jun 21, 2018 • 87 min
A brand new season in Disneyland Paris and the arrival of Marvel in force leads us to Marvel Summer of Super Heroes, and both I and Geoff from DLP Town Square were there for the launch weekend. So get comfortable and listen to our full review of the…
119: Disney FanDaze Inaugural Party Review
Jun 6, 2018 • 82 min
This past weekend was the very first, as the name suggests, Disney FanDaze Inaugural Party in Disneyland Paris. Packed full of super rare characters, special shows, merchandise and much much more. I watched the 6.5 hour live stream but Mark was…
118 - InsidEars Launch Event, PhilharMagic, Phantom Manor, Disney Village, Halloween, Christmas
May 18, 2018 • 43 min
A massive night for Disneyland Paris, it’s fans and guests as the InsidEars Disneyland Paris Social Club was launched over in Disneyland Paris with a convention centre full of invited guests and a whole lot of news to share with everyone. New shows,…
117 - Pirates & Princesses Festival Review, FanDaze, AP Events, Pandora & Merch
Apr 10, 2018 • 109 min
Now Mark is back from Disneyland Paris he was present to be quizzed by Steve about the brand new Pirates and Princesses Festival and the Tower of Terror Annual Pass event. Speaking of which there’s a Marvel Annual Pass event just been announced and…
116 - Top 10 Rides in Disneyland Paris & Catherine Powell Leaving
Mar 29, 2018 • 35 min
Listen to the countdown of the top 10 rides at Disneyland Paris - are your favourites included, will you be shocked at the rides that are in the list, and what is at the number 1 spot? Plus Catherine Powell is leaving Disneyland Paris! But where is…
115 - The €2 Billion Walt Disney Studios Expansion Special
Mar 3, 2018 • 151 min
The biggest news possibly since Disneyland Paris opened hit this week, as Disney announced a €2 Billion expansion plan for the Walt Disney Studios Park. A Marvel Land, Star Wars Land, Frozen Land and a Lake! In this episode we discuss all of that,…
114 - Lake Show, Marvel Hotel & Characters, Cafe Mickey, FanDaze, Tower of Terror
Feb 26, 2018 • 145 min
I’m not sure we have ever discussed a more ridiculous sounding Disneyland Paris rumour than the Lake Show lunacy that main evented this 114th episode. Add in the new Art of Marvel Hotel room visuals, alarming Marvel Summer of Heroes character rumours,…
113 - New Marvel Attraction, New Brands & Annual Pass Changes
Feb 14, 2018 • 134 min
I’m not sure there has ever been an episode with more official news from Disneyland Paris since this podcast started. Starting with the major announcement at the D23 Expo in Japan from the Walt Disney Company of a new Marvel attraction coming to Walt…
112 - FanDaze Feedback, Cafe Mickey, WiFi & Apps
Jan 25, 2018 • 126 min
So we discussed the latest news from Disney FanDaze in Disneyland Paris, and this week there is more, PLUS, feedback on what you lot think. We also have Disneyland Paris news and rumours about characters coming back to Cafe Mickey, Wi-Fi…
111 - The Big Disney FanDaze Special
Jan 17, 2018 • 120 min
We are back, and when I say we, it’s me Steve and Mark, together on the podcast again! What a mega episode we have too, as we dig deep into Disney FanDaze, the biggest thing on the Disneyland Paris calendar for 2018 and one that has had fans talking…
110 - Christmas Trip Report LIVE in Disneyland Paris
Dec 8, 2017 • 92 min
Four whole days in Disneyland Paris to experience the 2017 Christmas season, and we podcasted the whole visit, well most of it anyway, Hear about all the new Christmas entertainments, lots of character meets, Big Thunder Mountain in the freezing cold…
109 - Christmas, Star Tours, Marvel & Dream Trips
Nov 20, 2017 • 70 min
Star Tours in Disneyland Paris hasn’t been open much more than 6 months since it reopened after a major upgrade, but it’s got new bits already! There’s lots of non spoiler Christmas news that have me very excited and the 10th June is one for your…
108 - Does Marvel Belong in Disneyland Paris?
Nov 5, 2017 • 71 min
While there is no doubt that this is a MARVELous episode, thanks to all the Super Hero news and rumours surrounding Disneyland Paris, there is also news from Disney FanDaze, an Annual Pass change, a new Princess and Pirates festival and the latest…
107 - The Great Disney Village Redevelopment, Star Wars & Cakes
Oct 22, 2017 • 111 min
This episode I am joined by Jane and we have a brand new Star Wars Season of the Force 2018 press release to discuss, plus Disneyland Paris cake news, Christmas spoilers we’re avoiding and a big merchandise sale! Then it’s the big topic of the week…
106 - Halloween & FanDaze Trip Report + Big Marvel Rumours
Oct 8, 2017 • 127 min
It’s been a huge week for Disneyland Paris, with the brand new Halloween season, the much anticipated Disney FanDaze announcement event, and some very interesting Marvel rumours. Steve is joined by Geoff from DLP Town Square, as both of them have just…
105 - Official Christmas, Halloween, FanDaze, Oktoberfest & Food
Sep 7, 2017 • 82 min
What a week for actual OFFICIAL Disneyland Paris news, including a press release for what looks like the biggest Christmas seasons in Disneyland Paris history! We have final news on Halloween plus the mysterious Disney FanDaze - just what is it?…
104 - Halloween, Christmas, EMH, Food & Drink
Aug 23, 2017 • 147 min
With rumours about Halloween and Christmas in Disneyland Paris sending shockwaves through the fan comunity, we discuss, along with the massive sellection of feedback from all of you, what that means. The sides are drawn and people seem very…
103 - Big Summer Trip Report, Pirates of the Caribbean, Big Thunder Mountain
Aug 8, 2017 • 148 min
After an amazing and quite revolutionary, for him, trip too Disneyland Paris, Steve talks to Mark about this epic trip to Disneyland Paris, the newly reopened Pirates of the Caribbean, a Big Thunder Mountain discovery and all of the 25th Anniversary…
102 - Surprise Characters, Extra Magic Hours, Star Wars, Sales & Spoilers
Jul 10, 2017 • 85 min
There are two topics that stirred up the Disneyland Paris community this past week - Extra Magic Hours and Surprise Character Tuesdays! They get discussed along with the returning Season of the Force, Forest of Enchantment, RFID turnstiles,…
101 - They’re Buying Disneyland Paris! runDisney, Blue Lagoon & PhotoPass
Jun 21, 2017 • 114 min
It almost looked they wouldn’t do it, but then at the last minute, The Walt Disney Company saw their ownership in Disneyland Paris go above the magical 95%, and so they are now one small step away from being the sole owners of Europe’s number 1…
100 - The Big Celebration
Jun 6, 2017 • 132 min
This special 100th episode is all about you, as McFly once sung, as it’s all of your amazing feedback that has filled this show with so many great questions, debate topics and magical memories. Thanks you to each and every one of you for listening to…
99 - Massive Merchandise Special
May 23, 2017 • 132 min
It’s a show of two halves this episode, as the first part sees Steve and Mark discuss all the latest news from Disneyland Paris - the brand new parade music CD, Forest of Enchantment is arriving, the big Pirates of the Caribbean event, Hyperspace…
98 - 25th Anniversary, Star Wars, Pirates, Phantom Manor
May 7, 2017 • 114 min
The Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary arrives, the news and rumours disappear and then BOOM! We have a date for Pirates of the Caribbean reopening, tons of Star Wars happening in both parks, a huge closure for Phantom Manor, Fastpass rumours and much…
97: The Big 25th Anniversary Review
Apr 23, 2017 • 151 min
So with Mark having come back from the Grand Celebration, and Steve present at the Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary launch 4 weeks ago, plus a whole bunch of you having been over to experience it all, it’s finally time for The Big 25th Anniversary…
96 - The Most Important AGM Ever!
Apr 10, 2017 • 123 min
The future of Disneyland Paris and the possible takeover by The Walt Disney Company was the main focus of the latest AGM which took place just 11 days ago, and Martin was there! He joins Steve and Mark as they talk about what went down,…
95 - Annual Passports, 25th Anniversary, CineMagique & Star Wars
Mar 13, 2017 • 138 min
Mark is off again, so Steve is joined by Geoff from DLP Town Square as they chat about the very contentious Disneyland Paris Annual Pass changes. There’s official news about CineMagique, 25th Anniversary decoration discussion, Star Wars nights,…
94: CineMagique Going, TWDC Takeover, 25th Anniversary, Star Wars
Feb 26, 2017 • 159 min
Mark is back from his travels to join Steve in a monster podcast, which kicks off with a very fresh CineMagique rumour and moves on to the possible buyout of Disneyland Paris by The Walt Disney Company, the massive amount of Disneyland Paris 25th…
93: Huge News Update & Listener Challenge
Feb 10, 2017 • 115 min
So how did a 2 hour podcast take over 4 hours to record? Well tune in to find out as Steve is joined once again by Ellie Steadman as they discuss all the Disney Stars on Parade news, including the leaked audio, and have a discussion about love locks -…
92: 25th Anniversary & Winter Trip Report
Jan 29, 2017 • 146 min
To say it this episode is stacked full of Disneyland Paris news would be a massive understatement. With Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary images and branding, Disney Stars on Parade float images and press release, 25th Anniversary Mickey and Minnie…
91: Season of the Force & Characters
Jan 14, 2017 • 99 min
Today is the launch of Star Wars Season of the Force in Disneyland Paris and we break down exactly what is involved and our thoughts on what we’ve seen so far. Not just us though, as lots of you sent on your opinions on Disneyland Paris’ newest season…
90: Looking Back at 2016 & Forward to 2017
Dec 30, 2016 • 119 min
With news that the Star Wars entertainment is staying longer in Walt Disney Studios next year and a brand new Disneyland Paris advert, there is much new to discuss. Then it’s on to looking at the year that was 2016 in Disneyland Paris and discussing…
89: Big Christmas Review & Will DLP Ever Succeed?
Dec 12, 2016 • 116 min
Having just come back from 4 days in Disneyland Paris, Steve talks all about the Christmas season, while Mark proves that Steve’s SEO skills are better than his memory! There’s a handful of news and rumours to discuss and it’s not long before things…
88: The Big Onsite v Offsite Debate
Nov 20, 2016 • 116 min
With Steve and Mark having clashing schedules, Ellie Steadman returned to co-host the podcast with Steve as the big onsite v offsite Disneyland Paris hotel debate came to a head, with huge amounts of feedback from all of you. In fact there were so…
87: The Big Halloween Review & Mickey
Nov 7, 2016 • 111 min
Just back from Disneyland Paris, Steve and Mark are here to give their thoughts on everything Halloween - the decorations, characters, shows and parades. Plus there’s a rundown of what happened at the Halloween Soiree Party and that amazing parade….
86: Just One Thing Left to Do
Oct 7, 2016 • 77 min
With a shareholders meeting and the insider fan accounts on overdrive this week, there is a huge list of Disneyland Paris news and rumours to get through on this episode - from hotel and attraction closures to a brand new restaurant, from Christmas…
85: What if They Changed Discoveryland?
Sep 26, 2016 • 124 min
Back by public demand, ex Disneyland Paris Cast Member Peter Bell joins us once again, fill of great insight as he answers questions by you the lovely listeners and goes over the latest news and rumours with Steve and Mark, of which there are plenty….
84: A New Season For Disneyland Paris
Sep 12, 2016 • 110 min
Adventureland has re-opened in Disneyland Paris and there is gourmet restaurant and Vapiano Italian restaurant rumored news. Then there is the big meaty discussion which dominates most of the show thanks to the piles of answers you sent in to our…
83: Big Summer Trip Report & Star Wars
Aug 24, 2016 • 122 min
It’s two weeks since Steve and Mark were in Disneyland Paris together, though Mark was only actually in the parks for 7 hours! Steve was there for 5 days and has many tales of his new love for characters, character dining and experiencing parades in a…
82: Day Trip with Amy Ratcliffe
Aug 17, 2016 • 77 min
With both Steve and Mark being in Disneyland Paris last week, neither had time to chase down any news and rumours for this episode, though there is the exquisitely worded Disneyland Paris Halloween 2016 press release which got discussed. The meat of…
81: What if they demolished the Castle?
Jul 28, 2016 • 114 min
Disneyland Paris rumours a plenty - from the removal of characters from Cafe Mickey to rising Annual Passport prices, a new Star Wars season to Halloween Minnie and everything in between. There’s also some actual Disneyland Paris news, like the Castle…
80 - Was Walt Disney Studios A Mistake
Jul 14, 2016 • 105 min
In a rare move it was Mark that chose the question of the week for this episode and what a cracker it is too, invoking some great discussion about opinions from all of you. We learned a lot about Walt Disney Studios and what it means to guests of…
79: 25th Anniversary Rumours
Jul 1, 2016 • 114 min
Mark is back to join Steve in discussing the latest rumours that have surfaced about the 25th Anniversary of Disneyland Paris that kicks off in 2017. Before the feature discussion there’s lots of news and more rumours to chat about - refurbishment…
78: To Do List For New CEO Catherine Powell
Jun 16, 2016 • 130 min
With new Disneyland Paris CEO Catherine Powell due to start in July, we put the question to you listeners - what should Catherine concentrate on first, what problems should she tackle? One topic got mentioned a lot, along with a whole bunch of great…
77: Interview with Disney YouTuber Ellie Steadman
Jun 3, 2016 • 119 min
In May 1977 the very first Star Wars film was released, and episode 77 of the Dedicated to Disneyland Paris Podcast brings you an interview with YouTube sensation , who I was at the with. Before we chat all things YouTube and answer questions about…
76: It Has To Be Star Wars or Marvel
May 20, 2016 • 93 min
In 2009 Sylvia Woods Har published a book called 76 Disney Songs for the Harp, but far more interesting than that is Episode 76 of the Dedicated to Disneyland Paris Podcast, with a ton of news and rumours about Star Tours, Forest of Enchantment,…
75: The Forest of Enchantment
May 9, 2016 • 75 min
On December 20 1975 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is re-issued to cinemas for the sixth time, and in this landmark 75th episode of the Dedicated to Disneyland Paris podcast, we talk almost exclusivity about The Forest of Enchantment. There is of…
74: When, Where & Why is Best?
Apr 24, 2016 • 69 min
In 1974 Disney released the film The Island at the Top of the World, and this is episode 74 of the Dedicated to Disneyland Paris Podcast, where we celebrate the very Disney resort that has a Hyperion airship in it, from the aforementioned film….
73: Welcome New CEO Catherine Powell
Apr 13, 2016 • 104 min
Tuesday morning, April 12th 2016, was not just the 24th birthday of Disneyland Paris, but the morning we got news that rocked the Disneyland Paris community. Less than 2 years into his tenure as CEA, Tom Wolber would be leaving, and in his place we…
72: Listener Film Challenge
Apr 1, 2016 • 116 min
No longer in Disneyland Paris, Steve and Mark discuss the week’s news, which included a few price hikes, a new hotel rumour and a continuation of the great breakfast debate! Then it was over to you, the lovely listeners, as we challenged you to…
71: Live From Disneyland Paris
Mar 20, 2016 • 71 min
For the first time, Steve and Mark actually go to Disneyland Paris, together! What you are about to listen to is their live thoughts from their 3 days there, including their thoughts on Swing into Spring, The Forest of Enchantment and many many…
70: The Disneyland Paris Change Challenge
Mar 6, 2016 • 111 min
For this landmark 70th episode Steve is joined by Mark again, as the team are reunited, just before setting off to Disneyland Paris themselves. The Disneyland Paris Change Challenge is the big topic up for debate, as they discuss replacing…
69: The CEO Of Disneyland Paris Talks
Feb 22, 2016 • 78 min
Just days after the 2016 Disneyland Paris AGM, Steve is joined by Martin, who attended, to discuss what went down. We hear about the finances, the plans for the future, and the many interesting questions from shareholders in attendance - often the…
68: You Can’t Hairspray A Horse!
Feb 11, 2016 • 80 min
It’s all about Spring in this episode, as Steve and Mark discuss the 2016 Spring season in Disneyland Pairs - from Characters to Eggs, Mary Poppins to Tinkerbell and so much more. A whole bunch of you tweeted us your thoughts on Spring, so we had…
67: The 25th Anniversary Parade Challenge
Jan 25, 2016 • 123 min
This is a very special podcast, which the large majority of the content coming from all of you. Steve set out a challenge to Mark and you listeners to come up with an idea for the Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary Parade, and we had some amazing…
66: Order 66 - Reveal The News
Jan 10, 2016 • 106 min
If you ever doubted it when we said before that Disneyland Paris always release official news just days after we record a podcast, it happened again, The podcast went live last Sunday, and within 48 hours there was an email in my inbox from the…
65: The Year Ahead & Star Wars Night Review
Jan 3, 2016 • 106 min
Happy New Year!! The first podcast episode of 2016 and we have a guest, as Jonathan from Salon Mickey Blog joins Steve and Mark to discuss all the latest news from Disneyland Paris and take a look at what 2016 has to offer, and what there is to look…
64: Star Wars Night & Christmas Questions
Dec 6, 2015 • 91 min
There is a new Star Wars film coming called The Force Awakens, just in case you didn’t know! Well Disneyland Paris have a special Star Wars night on December 16th, and Steve and Mark discuss the positives and negatives, and then have a lengthy…
63: Should You Visit Disneyland Paris In 2016?
Nov 10, 2015 • 87 min
Just a week away from their first ever Dedicated to DLP trip too Disneyland Paris for Steve and Mark, they get posed with a very on topic question about whether to visit Disneyland Paris in 2016. This is discussed along with all the latest news and…
62: Halloween & The Great Adventure Isle Debate
Oct 25, 2015 • 97 min
Joined by Dedicated to DLP writer Jane, Steve and Mark quiz her about everything Halloween, having just spent 6 days enjoying the spooky season in Disneyland Paris. Jane reveals all about the characters, parade, shows, decorations and more. Trying to…
61: To Run or Not to runDisney
Oct 19, 2015 • 85 min
After two fantastic episodes talking to Tim Delaney, Steve and Mark are back to chatting about the latest news and rumours Disneyland Paris, of which there is a lot. The runDisney entry and accommodation packages are now available, but are they good…
60: Tim Delaney Interview Part 2
Sep 27, 2015 • 104 min
After episode 59 of the podcast we are back, with the second thrilling installment of the fascinating interview with Tim Delaney, as we delve deep into the beginnings of Disneyland Paris ‘Space Mountain and all the hurdles that they faced along the…
59: Tim Delaney Interview Part 1
Sep 21, 2015 • 90 min
After a brief roundup of the latest news, listen to part one of the fascination interview with Ex Disneyland Paris Creative Director, Producer & Field Art Director of Discoveyland Tim Delaney as we hear about his beginnings as an artist,…
58: The Rumours Awaken
Sep 13, 2015 • 90 min
As is always the case, just days after the last episode, the news and rumours came flooding in. So this episode is a bumper catch up on Marvel in Walt Disney Studios, changes and additions too Christmas in Disneyland Paris, new shows in both Parks,…
57: The Past, Present & Future
Aug 23, 2015 • 90 min
After the annual summer break Steve and Mark are back, and once again joined by ace ex Cast Member Peter Bell, as they cover the latest news, the recent financial figures, the opening of the Star Wars Jedi Training Academy and more. They look back at…
56: The Big News Catch Up
Jul 9, 2015 • 84 min
Battling hayfever and the heat, Steve and mark talk about all of the bits of news and rumours that have cropped up over the past few weeks. Starting things off with a heated debate about selfie sticks, it then moves in to characters, resurfacing,…
55: Frozen Summer Fun Trip Review
Jun 7, 2015 • 54 min
Back from his Frozen Summer Fun press preview weekend, Steve goes it solo on this latest show, to give you the lowdown on all the Frozen Summer Fun festivities in Disneyland Paris. Hear about the Frozen Sing-along, Frozen Marketplace, Frozen in…
54: We All Love The Bisons
May 18, 2015 • 76 min
The rumours are true, the petitions have worked, and the viral campaigns have achieved their goal – the podcast is back! Not only that, but there’s a structure, as we see the return of the question of the week and topic of the week! What…
53: Swing Into Spring Trip Report
Apr 14, 2015 • 101 min
In this episode Mark is once again joined by Martin as they discuss Mark’s recent trip to Disneyland Paris over the Easter weekend, including Inventions Brunches, Swing into Spring discussion, character chaos, the park refurbishments and their impact…
52: Ask Us Anything
Feb 28, 2015 • 123 min
Mark is back and is once again joined by Martin, as they discuss the news of RunDisney, Spring and Summer in Disneyland Paris, and then answer all of your questions in another edition of Ask Us Anything!
51: 2015 News Catch-Up
Feb 1, 2015 • 76 min
In this episode Mark is once again joined by Martin as they go over all the news since Christmas that wasn’t AGM and recapitilisation related. Discussion topics include Swing into Spring, Frozen Summer, Crazy Women, Inventions Brunch, Pins and a lot…
50: Disneyland Paris AGM and Recapitalisation Special
Jan 18, 2015 • 93 min
For the first time in Dedicated to DLP Podcast history, Steve is not hosting, being stuck at home with a debilitating dose of man flu. Mark takes the reigns and is joined by , who was at the AGM a few days ago. Lots of talk of the financial state…
49: The Double Christmas Review Special
Dec 14, 2014 • 107 min
First we have all the news from the shareholder round table sit down with CEO Tom Wolber among others, and hear about all the plans they have for Disneyland Paris’ future. Things have changed for the Anna and Elsa meet and greet, again, whilst…
48: Disney’s Enchanted Christmas 2014
Nov 26, 2014 • 101 min
In this episode we discuss EVERYTHING that Disneyland Paris has to offer this Christmas. Well, almost everything, as we are both staying spoiler free for the new Disney Dreams! of Christmas. We cover the new and improved Christmas Cavalcade Parade,…
47: The Pre Christmas Halloween Trip Report
Nov 12, 2014 • 101 min
We are back, at last! Back from his Halloween trip to Disneyland Paris, Mark talks about all the spooky celebrations. We gear his views on Maleficent Court, Villain’s Parade, Halloween Cavalcade, park decorations and the new meet and greets. There’s a…
46: To Queue Or Not To Queue
Oct 24, 2014 • 72 min
Mark is just about to leave for Disneyland Paris, but not before an impromptu, heated, and to be continues ‘discussion’ about queuing and waiting for Dreams! to start. There’s also all the news about Disney Dreams! of Christmas, Swing into Spring…
45: The €1 Billion Recapitalisation
Oct 7, 2014 • 105 min
In this special episode we talk about the huge news of the €1 billion recapitalisation of Euro Disney S.C.A, how it will affect shareholders and what it means to Disneyland Paris going forward. We go through the reactions and questions from…
44: Halloween - Live From Disneyland Paris
Oct 3, 2014 • 94 min
After chatting about all the Halloween season launch day activities in Disneyland Paris, Steve and Mark are joined by a special guest, live from Disneyland Paris! Get some Halloween exclusives, and a whole lot of discussion about the week’s news and…
43: Preparing For The 25th Anniversary
Sep 16, 2014 • 87 min
After discussing the news about Halloween and a potential Frozen sing-a-long in Disneyland Paris, we talk abut the rumour of the 10 and 2 changes coming to the resort. That’s 10 attraction changes in Disneyland Park and 2 in Walt Disney Studios for…
42: The Biggest Month of News Ever!
Aug 31, 2014 • 94 min
After what seems like a very long summer break, we are back, and with an episode so packed with news items we had to leave some out! Halloween, Christmas, Dreams!, Anna, Elsa, Merida, Philippe Gas, Tom Wolber, Crush’s Coaster Game and Promenades are…
41: La La La La La La Animagique
Jul 21, 2014 • 80 min
We are back, and with the latest rumour to rock the Disneyland Paris community - that Animagique is to close! Has there ever been a less popular decision? Ratatouille: The Attraction is now open, Welcome To Summer is here and PhotoPass+ has arrived,…
40: Ratatouille The Adventure Fan Event
Jun 24, 2014 • 96 min
Just back from Disneyland Paris, Mark tells us all about the new Ratatouille: The Attraction, Bistrot Chez Rémy & La Place de Rémy which was opened up for the press and a special group of invited fans. Don’t worry if you are…
39: Ratatouille Preview & The Next Big Thing
Jun 17, 2014 • 88 min
We are less than a week away from the special press preview weekend for Ratatouille: The Adventure in Disneyland Paris. Mark will be attending and we chat about all the stuff to look forward to, and the recent trailers that have been released,…
38: Ratatouille & Disney Characters Special
Jun 3, 2014 • 92 min
The brand new official Disneyland Paris press release about Ratatouille: The Adventure kicks things off, as we discuss what was said, or not, and then cover Bistrot Chez Remy and what food is on offer. There are almost certain rumours about a new Star…
37: Fan Feedback Special
May 13, 2014 • 98 min
Lots to discuss this episode, including the huge Ratatouille news from a few weeks ago. The new brochure means new season dates for Disneyland Paris, Disney Dreams! of Christmas news and even Disney photo news! Plus we have a bumper load of input from…
36: Swing Into Spring Trip Report
Apr 27, 2014 • 103 min
Apologies for the long wait between episodes, but episode 35 will forever be known as the lost episode! We are back, and we have a big review of Swing into Spring in Disneyland Paris, as Mark has just come back from experiencing the newest…
34: We’re Swinging Into Spring
Mar 25, 2014 • 92 min
We finally have details of the Spring Festival in Disneyland Paris, and some artwork too! Lots of flowers and some bees too, and much more besides too. Mark and Steve discuss it in depth, as well as the new name for the Ratatouille ride, the newly…
33: The Great Disney Character Debate
Mar 5, 2014 • 99 min
On this special episode of the podcast Steve and Mark are joined by Dan Brace of . As well as the news of the LEGO Store opening, a rumoured Ratatouille soft opening date and Spider-man in Walt Disney Studios, there is a lengthy discussion about…
32: The Ratatouille Filled Annual Review
Feb 19, 2014 • 91 min
There’s something going on with this episode, but what is it? Well listen and find out! We talk all about what happened at the recent Disneyland Paris Annual General Meeting and what was revealed in the Annual Review. There’s a lot about Ratatouille:…
31: How To Fix Walt Disney Studios
Feb 2, 2014 • 101 min
It’s a jam packed episode as we talk about the upcoming Ratatouille announcement, there’s an interview with Disneyland Paris parade maestro Emmanuel Lenormand and we ask your advice on how to fix Walt Disney Studios. All this and much more, including…
30: Dates, Queues, LEGO and One Direction!?
Jan 12, 2014 • 87 min
In this episode Steve and Mark are joined by Geoff from as they talk about all the Disneyland Paris of the last two weeks. What has happened to the LEGO Store? When will we find out about the rumoured Spring Festival? When will Ratatouille…
29: 2013 Year in Review and Ratatouille Special
Jan 1, 2014 • 88 min
It’s now 2014, so in this special episode of the podcast we look back at the 12 months of 2013 and run down the major events, the biggest rumours and the most exciting news. It was a year filled with drama, excitement and magic – so…
28: Christmas & Questions For All
Dec 2, 2013 • 113 min
The bedroom renovations of the Newport Bay Club were all we had for news this week, so we opened it up to all of you, and you gave us your opinions of the Christmas celebrations in Disneyland Paris this year. We also gave you the opportunity to Ask Us…
27: Interview With Dreams! Production Manager Ben Spalding
Nov 25, 2013 • 21 min
In this special episode Steve talks to Disney Dreams! of Christmas Production Manager Ben Spalding, all about Dreams, Disney Dreams! of Christmas and where you should be standing to enjoy the show. There will be a text version of this interview at a…
26: Christmas 2013 Press Event
Nov 16, 2013 • 101 min
Just one week ago Steve was in Disneyland Paris for the launch of the Disney’s Enchanted Christmas 2013. Hear all about Disney Dreams! of Christmas and the new and improved tree lighting ceremony, now called Magical Christmas Wishes. Find out…
Dedicated to Disneyland Paris Podcast Episode 25: Halloween Trip Report
Oct 22, 2013 • 121 min
As well as the usual news of escaped Buffalo (!), new Disney Paris website, Halloween in Disney Village and Tarzan, Steve and Mark are joined by Allison and Mel who have just come back from Disneyland Paris. They give us a first-hand report on all the…
24: It’s A Harvest Halloween
Oct 6, 2013 • 91 min
This week the Halloween season launched in Disneyland Paris with a combination of ghosts, pumpkins and a harvest inspired theme. There’s lot to discuss, as Steve and Mark bring two schools of thought about this year’s festivities, which include the…
23: What’s New What’s Next
Sep 29, 2013 • 92 min
We weren’t due to record another episode of the podcast until next week, but with the impromptu What’s New What’s next event happening in Disneyland Paris, and so much news coming out of that, we absolutely had to talk about it while…
22: Ratatouille News Special
Sep 22, 2013 • 78 min
This episode was always going to feature a lot about Ratatouille, but not before Captain EO, LEGO Store, Halloween, Christmas and Buzz Lightyear’s Pizza Planet in Disneyland Paris were discussed. Things started to get a little interesting as visitors…
21: Cast Member Interview
Sep 11, 2013 • 88 min
In this very special episode of our Disneyland Paris podcast we are joined by Peter Bell, who at one time worked as a Cast Member in Disneyland Paris. Hear about how he got interested in Disneyland Paris, what attractions he worked on, whether he got…
20: Disneyland Paris News Special & Listener Questions
Sep 10, 2013 • 54 min
The first half of this special Disneyland Paris podcast episode sees a big discussion about the latest speculation that there won’t be any new big attractions in Disneyland Paris until 2022! There’s all the latest news about Christmas and Halloween in…
19 Dedicated to DLP Podcast: Disneyland Paris Christmas Dreams!, LEGO Store & Park Comparison Part 1
Aug 29, 2013 • 96 min
Mark is back as he and Steve discuss the new LEGO Store opening in Disney Village, the new Christmas Dreams! show which the news of breaks as they are recording, so make sure you listen to the end to hear all about that and Mark’s news about it from…
18 Dedicated to DLP Podcast: Disneyland Paris Halloween, Finances, Jake, Sofia & Virtual Tour
Aug 12, 2013 • 61 min
Steve is on his own for this episode as while Mark is away in California to enjoy the original Disneyland and the D23 Expo. There’s lots of news about Halloween in Disneyland Paris for 2013, new characters, the financial situation with The Walt Disney…
17 Dedicated to DLP Podcast: Disneyland Paris Questions From The Audience
Jul 17, 2013 • 86 min
For this episode we let you do all the hard work as we were so busy we had no time to prepare. So, just a few hours before we were due to record we asked you lot to come up with topics and questions for us to discuss, and you did - thanks! We chat…
16 Dedicated to DLP Podcast: Disneyland Paris News, Pins, Perfect Show & Alice’s Curious Labyrinth
Jul 1, 2013 • 80 min
The show starts with a whole load of news from Disneyland Paris, including pieces about Dreams!, Toad Hall and sales! It’s time for the monthly pin discussion as we see Paris vs. Princesses! It’s then over to you, as we discuss your ideas for what…
15 Dedicated to DLP Podcast: Disneyland Paris News, Imagineer Advice & Treehouses
Jun 17, 2013 • 99 min
Lots of Disneyland Paris news covering new hotels, new merchandise, new pins, possible new RFID bands and Star Wars Land? The question of the week for this episode is If you could go back in time to when they were designing and developing Disneyland…
14 Dedicated to DLP Podcast: Disneyland Paris Trip Report & Leaked Ratatouille Plans
Jun 3, 2013 • 108 min
Steve has just returned from a trip to Disneyland Paris so Mark takes over the hosting duties and interviews Steve all about that trip. How was the drive, what was it like staying off site, what made him go on Tower of Terror and the all important…
13 Dedicated to DLP Podcast: Ratatouille, Pins & Ask Us Anything About Disneyland Paris
May 8, 2013 • 84 min
The leaking of some concept art for the new Ratatouille ride coming to Walt Disney Studios in Disneyland Paris gave us our first big news story to talk about, and with some recent photos from it’s all beginning to take shape. There were the…
12 Dedicated to DLP Podcast: Disneyland Paris London Shareholder’s Meeting
Apr 23, 2013 • 106 min
On April 10th there was a shareholder’s meeting in London for EuroDisney SCA. attended by CEO Philippe Gas amongst others. While neither of us could attend, Dan over at Character Central did, and wrote a great article about what was discussed….
11 Dedicated to DLP Podcast: Disneyland Paris News Special & The Lost Land
Apr 13, 2013 • 86 min
It’s all a bit different in this episode as Mark takes the helm and Steve joins as co-host, in a news packed episode full of chat and analysis. There’s also the question of the week which has Steve screaming in anguish, while Mark rubs…
10 Dedicated to DLP Podcast: Disneyland Paris News, Rumours & The Big Mobile Phone Debate
Mar 21, 2013 • 85 min
Lots of news this episode, from running around Disneyland Paris to catwalk shows and new merchandise. We get all of your great answers to our question of the week and then there’s big debate about using mobile phones in Disneyland Paris. plus of…
9 Dedicated to DLP Podcast - Disneyland Paris Fan Feedback Special
Mar 2, 2013 • 105 min
You wonderful listeners and readers gave us so much feedback that we made it into a feedback special! This is what makes doing the podcast worthwhile, when you lot get involved. We have the question of the week, attraction of the week, Ratatouille…
Dedicated to DLP Podcast Episode 8: Disneyland Paris News - Lego, RFID, Star Tours, Aristocats, Disney Village
Feb 20, 2013 • 85 min
This is the first of two episodes we recorded this week, and when I say we, I’m joined by guest co-host who you will know from . There was a lot of news to cover this episode; from the Disney Village expansion to non-Pixar Rides,…
Dedicated to DLP Podcast Episode 7: Interview With Disneyland Paris Meet Mickey Mouse Creators
Jan 16, 2013 • 61 min
This episode features a fantastic interview with Disneyland Paris show writer Laurent Cayuela and Lydie Richard who looks after character interaction. Both were responsible for Meet Mickey Mouse and we talk in depth about this, and I even manage to…
Dedicated to DLP Podcast Episode 6: Year in Review & Interview With Disneyland Paris Show Director Christophe Leclercq
Dec 23, 2012 • 55 min
This exciting episode features all the latest Disneyland Paris news, the 2012 Disneyland Paris year in review featuring feedback all the listeners and an interview Disneyland Paris Show Director Christophe Leclercq, in which he talks about the…
Dedicated to DLP Podcast Episode 5: Interview With Disneyland Paris Music Director Vasile Sirli
Dec 5, 2012 • 25 min
This is the first of four interviews I conducted whilst in Disneyland Paris for , the trip report of which can be found on . We’re starting off with one of the most brilliant people involved with Disneyland Paris, Vasile Sirli. This is…
Dedicated to DLP Podcast Episode 4: Disneyland Paris Disney’s Enchanted Christmas
Dec 1, 2012 • 69 min
This is the all encompassing trip report from my visit to Disneyland Paris in November for the Disney’s Enchanted Christmas event. Take in the highs and lows of my first stay in Hotel New York, the sheer terror of Big Thunder Mountain, the…
The All New Dedicated to DLP Podcast Episode 3: We’d Like A Star Wars Land
Nov 5, 2012 • 57 min
The Disney purchase of LucasFilm was of course a big discussion point of episode 3 but we also talked about Phantom Manor updates, the extension of the Disneyland Paris 20th Anniversary, Ratatouille developments and the small matter of Steve going…
The All New Dedicated to DLP Podcast Episode 2: Competition For Disneyland Paris?
Oct 22, 2012 • 92 min
We had a bumper amount of feedback from you guys which we featured on episode 2, which is absolutely great, and keep it coming! As well as all your contributions we talk about the Dedicated to DLP’s new partnership, the newly announced Paramount Park…
The All New Dedicated to DLP Podcast Episode 1: The Return
Oct 8, 2012 • 87 min
Yes, the podcast is back! Well, it’s not the same podcast, it’s phase 2 - the new and improved podcast. In this first episode there’s a ton of news and rumours, including Halloween, The Walt Disney Company relieving Disneyland Paris of €1,3…