Controversial Wetherspoons pub opens on M40 motorway

A controversial new JD Wetherspoon pub opens at a motorway service station in Buckinghamshire today. The Hope and Champion in Beaconsfield will be open from 4am to 1am seven days a week.

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Inside the first pub to serve alcohol on a motorway

A customer walks past a drink aware sign in The new JD Wetherspoon pub Credit: PA Wire
Customers Roger Smith (right) and Craig Pile drink at the Hope and Champion Credit: PA Wire
Tom from Beaconsfield buys the first pint from shift manager Derek Credit: PA Wire
A customer receives his fried breakfast Credit: PA Wire
Outside the new pub at the M40 Services at Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire Credit: PA Wire

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