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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
As well as UK and overseas moves, Armishaws’ Aldershot removals cover the local area including;
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Schools – The Aldershot area has a large number of schools (some with names linking to the area’s military roots). It’s also conveniently placed for Surrey University. You can see the latest Ofsted reports and scores .
Population – The 2011 You.Gov census calculated Aldershot’s population as 57,000, however the Aldershot urban area, (which includes Camberley, Farnborough, and Farnham) has a population of 243,344.
Transport – Sitting neatly between the M3 and A3, Aldershot offers excellent routes to London, Guildford and Southampton. By train you can be in London in under an hour and Guildford in 17 minutes. The nearest airport is Heathrow.
News – The principle local news source is GetSurrey
Aldershot is a lively location with great countryside and transport links. If you’re looking to ‘go native’ here’s our top picks of the best local shops and services;
An award-winning vineyard right on your doorstep. Offering tours and tasting, the Cellar Door shop, and locally produced wines in a stunning location… Life doesn’t get better than this!
Go Visit! – The Hogs Back, Puttenham, GU3 1AG
Soul music fans can indulge their passion thanks to the friendly team at The Soulmine. Specialising in Northern Soul, this is one of the finest specialist record shops of its kind in the UK.
Go Visit! – 3 High Street, GU11 1BH
So close to Aldershot you can almost smell the hops, this award-winning brewery even has a refill service so your reusable ‘Hogs Back Snorter’ can be refilled direct from the brewery. Hog-tastic!
Go Visit! – Manor Farm, The Street, Tongham, GU10 1DE
More than just a café, this excellent Italian Restaurant serves pizza that wouldn’t be out of place in the winding streets of Napoli. Magnifico!
Go Visit! – 7 Union Street, GU11 1EG
If you’re looking for something to add a little grandeur to your new home, The Antique Warehouse offers a huge selection of furniture, décor and gardenalia.
Go Visit! – St. George’s Road, Runfold, GU9 9HR
In 1607 Aldershot was a small market town, situated on heathland in the beautiful count of Surrey and featured within the Hundred of Crondel wen recorded in the Doomsday book. The town’s name is believed to derive from the native alder trees.
Aldershot found fame in 1854 when it became the UK’s first permanent training camp and is now considered to be the home of the British Army. The town has strong royal routes thanks to its military ties, Queen Victoria visited on a number of occasions and parades were held in her honour every year. Princes William and Harry have both had associations with the town. Today, among the most famous residents are the Ghurkha regiment.
If you’re feeling fit, you’re in luck! Boasting a gymnastics academy, tennis centre, bowling, swimming pools, leisure centre, dry ski slope, athletics, football in the Conference League, cricket, rugby and even an outdoor lido, Aldershot is a very active town. If you’re looking for something to entertain yourself and the family then there’s plenty to choose from and new challenges to try.
There are two entertainment venues in Aldershot, The Princes Hall, a 600-seat theatre and the West End Centre which can hold 106 people. Both are well used and host a wide variety of shows and acts including national tours and local productions.
As well as stunning heathland, countryside and canals to explore, the area offers, Aldershot Park, Rowhill Nature Reserve and Brickfields Country Park for dog walks, bike rides, exercise or just somewhere to walk off Christmas dinner.
With the M3 to the north and the A3 to the south, Aldershot has first class transport links. By train London Waterloo is less than an hour away, or you can be in Guildford or Woking before you’ve even had time to take the lid off your take-out coffee.