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Established in 1973, Armishaws are a family run company based here in the South West. We believe in greener removals, we’re planting 2,000 trees in the region to offset the carbon emissions of your move. We’re members of the British Association of Removers and operate to the highest standards of customer care and financial security. All our crews are trained to ensure you receive the best customer service, so you can rest assured that your possessions are well cared for in transit and in storage. With our high Trustpilot rating and reviews from so many happy customers, you can be sure that with Armishaws your move is in good hands.
If you’re going, go green with Armishaws! As part of our commitment to reducing the impact of our removals on the environment…
We’re planting 2,000 trees to help offset carbon emissions and reduce the environmental impact of our UK removals.
We’ll collect your used boxes which will be re-used where possible or recycled (one less thing to worry about after your move).
All our boxes and soft packaging are made from recycled and recyclable materials to protect your belongs and the environment.
Our teams drive greener vehicles and all our drivers go through driver efficiency training to reduce the amount of fuel used.
We use acid free tissue paper which is not only better for the environment, acid free paper is also far better for your items.
We use sealable bags to help protect your mattresses while in transit, each bag is used only once before being recycled.
Make your move greener
Our Abbotsbury removals service covers the local area with moves to and from the village, as well as locations such as;
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6 Quirky Facts About Abbotsbury
Abbotsbury Removals – Local Information
Schools – Parents can view reports on schools in the Abbotsbury area here.
Population – In 2011 the population of the village was just 461.
Transport – 20 minutes from Dorchester and a short distance from the A35 that connects Honiton in the West to Bournemouth in the East, Abbotsbury lies close to the Isle of Portland, and is approximately 20 minutes from Weymouth. There are regular buses through the village. The nearest train station is Upwey (Weymouth).
News – The village has its own dedicated website, Abbotsbury.co.uk.
Small but perfectly formed, forget the bigger destinations, if you’re heading to this part of Dorset Abbotbsury has some amazing shops and businesses to discover;
Bride Valley Farm Shop
One of our favourite places to pick up something special, the award-winning Bride Valley Farm Shop specialises in meat from Dorset longhorn cattle. And their pies are unbelievably good!!
Go Visit! – Bride Valley Farm Shop, Market Street, DT3 4JR
With seventeen miles of beach to cast from, the friendly team at Abbotsbury Tackle have local knowledge, tips and a huge range of kit.
Go Visit! – 10 Rodden Row, DT3 4JL
Furniture, gifts, homeware, toys, this wonderful gallery is packed with unique and bespoke pieces. There’s also a tasty coffee shop so it’s always worth popping in.
Go Visit! – Rodden Row, DT3 4JL
Hellen Millard Cameo Glass
Amazing pieces to add colour to any new room, the incredible work by world-renowned Helen Millard is simply exquisite.
Go Visit! – The Old Chapel Gallery, Back Street, DT3 4JP
Old Schoolhouse Tea Rooms
This fantastic café is an absolute must, delicious food, friendly service, wonderful atmosphere, treats to takeaway… What’s not to love?!?
Go Visit! – 1 Back Street, DT3 4JP
Although it might only have a small population, the village of Abbotsbury has a big reputation. It sits proudly overlooking 17 miles of Chesil Beach. It played a vital role in the Second World War, was once a haven for smugglers and wreckers. It also once upset London’s high society with its scandalous behaviour, just another reason to love this charming village.
The area is home to a nature reserve and swannery, as well as a sub-tropical garden that is well-worth a visit all year round as the different seasons bring new plants to life. There is a play area, several tea rooms and a great farm shop where you can see Dorset longhorn cattle, a remarkable looking breed that are largely unique to the area.
Just 20 minutes from both Dorchester and Weymouth, the main local route is the A35 connecting Honiton, Devon to Bournemouth, Dorset. There is a regular bus service, while the nearest trains stop is Upwey to the north of Weymouth.