Motorway Services Online

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An online guide to motorway services

If this is your first visit, then welcome to the site!

Love them or hate them, we've all used a motorway service area before. Motorway Services Online attempts to catalogue useful information for people that use them and serious research into their background, powered by sporadic dosages of enthusiasm for social-history and the retail industry. And motorways. (More about MSO)


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Tibshelf: Peering into the restaurant at Tibshelf.
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Find A Motorway Service Area

We maintain what is almost-certainly the country's largest database of motorway services. You can navigate it using the search boxes below, or one of the links above.

It's best to start by using just one of the drop-down boxes - you can use another if you get too many results.


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Featured Content

As well as writing about current facilities at a service station, we also take a detailed look at the industry's history. Here are some examples of our history pages:

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