A & B Roads

  • Truckstop review – Nunney Catch café, Frome

    22nd January 2019

    The Nunney Catch café is a real old school, traditional truckstop near the town of Frome on the roundabout where the A359 road from Bruton joins the A361 Shepton Mallet to Trowbridge main road at Nunney in Somerset, close to…

  • Truckstop Review – J31 Café Aston, Sheffield

    22nd January 2019

    Sadly, the need to keep the premises secure means the Junction 31 café is surrounded by rather uninviting palisade fencing, but don’t let that put you off as the establishment is not only incredibly friendly but it offers good, honest…

  • Truckstop review Stainmore café A66

    22nd January 2019

    Few truckstops have the stunning views that are afforded from the Stainmore café and if you sit in the right seats, you can enjoy those scenic views of the Northern Fells while you eat! Stainmore café is on the busy…

  • Truckstop Review – Whitley Bridge Truckstop 

    22nd January 2019

    Those of us in the transport industry know there is a chronic shortage of overnight suitable parking for lorry drivers and while big truckstops with lots of facilities are all well and good, sometimes they are not commercially viable in…

  • Truckstop review – Trucker’s rest, Cannock

    23rd October 2018

    The Trucker’s Rest is a family-run, real ‘old school’, or ‘proper’, transport café. It’s on the busy A5 trunk road in Cannock, Staffordshire, just a short distance from junctions 11 and 12 of the M6. Sure it’s not going to…

  • Whitwood Café, Castleford

    23rd October 2018

    The Whitwood Café in Castleford, West Yorkshire, is part of the Exelby Truckstop chain and is a big facility geared up well to cater for truck drivers, offering good facilities and fuel services. Breakfast The breakfast range starts with the…

  • Truckstop Review – Red Lion, Northampton

    17th September 2018

    The Red Lion truckstop at Northampton was established over 30 years and is just 200 yards from junction 16 of the M1 making it very convenient place for truckers to park to get a meal. It’s a big establishment that…

  • Truckstop Review – Redbeck Motel, Wakefield

    31st August 2018

    The Redbeck Motel is on the Doncaster Road, in Crofton in the south part of Wakefield in West Yorkshire. While first impressions might make you think it is an establishment geared up for families, the reality is it has a…

  • Truckstop review – Hillside café, Warminster

    9th August 2018

    The Hillside Café is on the A36 in the Wylye Valley in Wiltshire, close to the A303 Salisbury to Exeter main road and close to several major towns – for example it’s eight miles from Warminster, nine miles from Longleat,…