Motorway Services Online

Services on the A66

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Here are details on the services on the A66, starting at Keswick and ending at Scotch Corner. Also on Motorway Services Online: Services on the M6 and the A1(M).

Rheged

Rheged services
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Single site located at a junction.  Between Keswick and the M6, Cumbria, CA11 0DQ. [Google Maps]
The filling station is open 24 hoursRestaurantShopsCinema, Childrens Play Area, Meeting rooms, Ecotricity electric vehicle charging pointEsso
Westmorland operate this site

Notes: Also accessible to traffic on the M6 and the A592. Opened in 2000, an unusual combination - a service area which also describes itself as "Cumbria's leading family day out". It's owned by Westmorland and has its own website. It is also very close to an unsigned Little Chef/Burger King/Travelodge site just down the A66.

AWJ Penrith Truckstop

Official truckstop. Single site located at a junction.  At Cumbria, CA11 9EH. [Google Maps]
The filling station is open 24 hoursRestaurant, Bar 40ShopHotelPetroplus (fuel), AdBlue, LPG
AWJ Forestry Products operate the truck stop

Notes: AWJ Penrith Truckstop is situated just 3 minutes away from junction 40 on the M6 and offer "an extensive 24 hour menu in their restaurant" and there "fuel and parking are available 24/7".

They offer an "extensive array of facilities" including:

Bar with large screen TV, Cash machine, Clean & Spacious Showers, Conference facilities available for hire, Comprehensively Stocked Shop, Free to use internet enabled PC's, Free WiFi, Fully automated refuelling forecourt, Games room, Restaurant serving excellent food and Secure parking with 24hr patrols

Sedbury Lay-by

Sedbury services
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Westbound only. Single site located between junctions on the Westbound side only.  Westbound between Bowes and Scotch Corner, North Yorkshire. [Google Maps]
Sedbury CaterersPicnic Area, Toilets

Notes: Technically only a lay-by, but it's supported by the Highways Agency and appears in their list of services, so what do we know? It is located barely half a mile from Scotch Corner.

Scotch Corner

Scotch Corner services
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Single site located at a junction. Full details  At Scotch Corner, North Yorkshire, DL10 6PQ. [Google Maps]
Burger King, Costa, Greggs West Cornwall Pasty Co., Costa Express, Krispy KremeM&S Simply Food, WHSmithEcotricity Electric Vehicle Charging Point, Lucky CoinTravelodgebookEsso, Spar, Subway, Starbucks on the GoFree for two hours, charges afterwards
Full details: Scotch Corner

A former Pavilion site located at this historic interchange, which it takes its name from.