How do you find great pub food, places for your kids to play, somewhere nice to walk your dog, and park a campervan, all within 5 miles of a motorway exit?
With Collie Jem, Lezli and David Rees have trekked over a thousand miles creating walks and tracking down traditional inns for drivers, families, and dogs to enjoy on their journey. Anyone who drives on the motorways of England, Scotland and Wales will benefit from this guide to walks within 5 miles of motorway exits. All of the UK is covered, from Exeter to Perth and Swansea to Canterbury. Use this book to get more fun for your fuel, see more of the countryside, take a healthy break, or enjoy a relaxing pub lunch.
All of the walks are suitable for dogs, and those with assistance dogs will find details of accessible paths and disabled facilities. The listed pubs – most of which are traditional inns, serving high quality food at realistic prices – all welcome well-behaved canines.
If you want more than mileage from your petrol, this is the book for you!
M1 From London to Leeds, via Leicester and Sheffield
M2 From London to Canterbury, via Chatham
M3 From London to Southampton, via Bracknell and Winchester
M4 From London to South Wales, via Reading and Bristol
M5 From Birmingham to Exeter, via Worcester and Bristol
M6 From Rugby to Carlisle, via Birmingham and Preston
M11 From London to Cambridge, via Harlow
M18 From Rotherham to Goole, via Doncaster
M20 From London to Folkestone, via Ashford
M25 London Orbital
M27 From New Forest to Portsmouth
M40 From London to Birmingham, via Oxford
M42 Birmingham semi-orbital
M48/ M50 Welsh Borders and the Severn Estuary
M56/M57/M60 The northwest motorways
M62 From Liverpool to Hull
M8 Edinburgh to Greenock, via Glasgow
M9 Edinburgh to Stirling
M74 Glasgow to Carlisle
M77 Glasgow to Fenwick
M90 Edinburgh to Perth