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First pub at motorway services

The pub chain JD Wetherspoon has been given the go-ahead to open its first pub at a motorway service station, despite criticism from road safety campaigners that it will "tempt" drivers to drink.

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Wetherspoon to open first pub at motorway services

A council in Buckinghamshire has given Wetherspoon's permission to open a pub on the M40.

One safety charity says it will be a 'deadly temptation to drivers'.

But the chain says it believes the majority of people that will use the pub to drink will be people who are not driving.

Phil Bayles has the full story.

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