Service station alternatives

We try to break up long journeys by turning them in to day trips. We’re also not a fan of motorway service stations as they rarely have somewhere for small children to let off steam! The following posts are my own un-sponsored un-affiliated thoughts on a few alternatives.

 

M40

Junction 11 – Rugrats and Half Pints

 

M42

Junction 15 – Charlecote Park

M5

Gloucester services

 

M56

Junction 5 – Quarry Bank Mill

Junction 6 – Runway Visitor Park (Manchester Airport)

 

M6

Tebay services

Junction 17 – Jodrell Bank

 

M60

Junction 9 – Legoland Discovery Centre (Manchester)