Can stylish new motorway service stations revive the UK economy?

Leon Poultney
Can funky new motorway service stations revive the economy?
Can funky new motorway service stations revive the economy?

The government wants to relax strict building regulations governing motorway service stations, believing that modernisation of these often-used areas could help stimulate the economy.

Britain's newest service station opened in Cobham last year and it brought boutique food and good coffee to a stretch of the M25 that previously featured nothing.