Motorway Services Online

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A postcard showing Barnsdale Bar services.

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In the 1960s and '70s most services featured on the front of several postcards which were sold by the operator to celebrate and promote their services. This wasn't unique to services: other postcards were available showing various sections of the M6, and many towns would include a photo of their local motorway on postcards.

The novelty wore off as motorways and services became busier and more common. Many of these are now pretty rare, but most of them can be viewed on this site.

The following services were featured on postcards:

Media enquiries about our postcards should be sent to us - we will share the ones we have hard copies of.