Baldock services

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Baldock Services
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Baldock services is located in Hertfordshire
Baldock services
Baldock services (Hertfordshire)
County: Hertfordshire
Road: A1(M)
Coordinates: 52°00′51″N 0°12′07″W / 52.014271°N 0.20182°W / 52.014271; -0.20182Coordinates: 52°00′51″N 0°12′07″W / 52.014271°N 0.20182°W / 52.014271; -0.20182
Operator: Extra MSA
Date opened: 22 January 2001[1]
Website: Extra MSA

Baldock services is a motorway service station on the A1(M) motorway near Baldock in Hertfordshire, England. It is operated by Extra. Work on the service area started in March 2000,[2] with the services opening on 22 January 2001.[1] It was reported in 2007 that a flock of mallards had taken up residence at the service area.[3]

As well as a hotel, restaurants, shops and a petrol station, Baldock services has facilities for the rapid charging of electric cars, operated under the Ecotricity (Electric Highway) public charging network.[citation needed]


  1. ^ a b "Baldock services". Motorway Services Online. Retrieved 2009-07-28.
  2. ^ "Article: Extra motorway services planned.(Brief Article) | AccessMyLibrary - Promoting library advocacy". AccessMyLibrary. 2000-07-27. Retrieved 2009-07-28.
  3. ^ "The brood of 29 waddling ducklings amazing drivers | Mail Online". London: 2007-04-27. Retrieved 2009-07-28.

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