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Service stations are open.

Whitemare Pool services


A194 at the Whitemare Pool roundabout

Signposted from the road.


NE10 8YB

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Single site located at a junction

A former Little Chef restaurant at the roundabout on the outskirts of Newcastle.


COVID-19 update: Most service stations are open with fewer facilities. General advice here.
Catering: Burger King, Greggs, Subway Main Amenities: Free Cash Machine Hotel: Travelodgebook Forecourt: Shell, Select, Deli by Shell, Costa Express, Air1 AdBlue

Contact Details

🏢 Address:
Four Aces
White Mare Pool
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear
NE10 8YB

Trivia and History

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The former Little Chef building after Little Chef had closed.

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Restaurant opened by Forte's Little Chef 1988
Little Chef closed by R Capital 2012
Subway opens replacing the vacant Little Chef 2014
Taken over by Euro Garages 2017

The petrol station here was built in the 1970s, on the new Leam Lane.

Forte initially looked at building a Happy Eater near here, but in 1988 they opened a Little ChefHistory intead.

That restaurant gained a Burger King, but the Little Chef part later closed as part of R Capital's closures in 2012. The site remained as a Burger King only site until 2014 when a Subway filled the former Little Chef restaurant. Both units underwent refurbishment by now owners Euro Garages in late 2018 and reopened with the addition of a Greggs store in January 2019.


end of roadServices on the A194Washington (A1(M) south, 5 miles)