Aldershot Removals

Aldershot Removals

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    Family Owned
    Business Est 1973

    Rated 4.5/5
    on Trust Pilot

    Eco Friendly
    Removals

    British Association
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    Our Aldershot Removals Service Includes… 

    Armishaws are the South’s leading removals company, all our removal packages include;

    •  Trained, Uniformed Staff
      Trained, Uniformed Staff
      Our staff carry photo ID and are all background checked.
    • Covers & Blankets
      Covers & Blankets
      Including slot-on, padded covers for white goods and furniture.
    • Biodegradable Mattress Bags
      Biodegradable Mattress Bags
      These sealable bags are used only once and then recycled.
    • Robe Cartons
      Robe Cartons
      Specialist boxes designed for hanging clothes.
    • Mileage
      Mileage
      Your quote will improve mileage with no hidden costs.
    • Recycle Service
      Recycle Service
      We’ll take flat boxes for recycling (or reuse where possible).
    • Carpet Runners
      Carpet Runners
      Full floor protection is also available (fees may apply).
    • Cover For Goods In Transit
      Cover For Goods In Transit
      Restricted liability as standard, further options available.
    • Carbon Offsetting
      Carbon Offsetting
      We’re planting over 2,000 trees for carbon offsetting.
    • Recycled Materials
      Recycled Materials
      We only use recycled and recyclable materials where possible.

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    Aldershot Removals

    Why Move to Aldershot With Armishaws…

    Armishaws are proud to have a long association working with the MOD, helping to move personel and offices. We’re committed to providing outstanding customer service, from your initial enquiry through to your completed relocation. While our teams work with military precision, we never lose sight of the fact that we’re moving people and families and every package is bespoke, to exactly fit your needs. We’re also proud of the hundreds of reviews from our customers on independent review site Trustpilot.

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    Eco-friendly Aldershot Removals

    We not just focused on the best customer service, we’re also market leaders in eco-friendly removals. We’re planting 2,000 trees in the south as part of our target to become carbon neutral. All our customers receive our free box recycling service. We use only recycled and recyclable materials where possible and recycle our waste.

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    Extra Aldershot Removals Services

    How We Can Help With Your Move…

    Packing Service

    Packing Service

    Packing Service

    A complete packing service by our trained personnel.

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    Storage

    Storage

    Storage

    Short term and long-term storage solutions.

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    Shredding

    Shredding

    Shredding

    Home office and personal information safely destroyed.

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    Packing Materials

    Packing Materials

    Packing Materials

    Using recycled and recyclable materials where possible.

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    Aldershot Removals - Local Information

    Aldershot Removals – Local Information

    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 HERE.

    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

    Staying Local?

    Staying Local?

    As well as UK and overseas moves, Armishaws’ Aldershot removals cover the local area including;

    • Crookham
    • Fleet
    • Ash
    • Ash Vale
    • Frimley
    • Frimley Green
    • Sandhurst
    • Crowthorne
    • Bagshot
    • Normandy

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    8 Quirky Facts About Aldershot

    1. Home of the British Army
      In 1854 the Aldershot garrison was established as the first permanent training camp in England making it the Home of the British Army, a title it still boasts.
    2. Plastic Surgery
      Aldershot’s Cambridge Military Hospital opened in 1879. In 1917, during WWI, it became the first place in the world to perform plastic surgery following pioneering work from surgeon Harold Gillies to treat soldiers’ facial injuries.
    3. A Lot of Welly
      The 40-tonne statue of the Duke of Wellington originally stood in London, it moved to Aldershot in 1885 at the suggestion of the then Prince of Wales.
    4. The Hobbit
      Actor Martin Freeman, known for his roles in The Hobbit, The Office and Sherlock Holmes was born in Aldershot.
    5. Well Observed
      On Queens Avenue, within the army garrison, is a small red-brick domed building, this unassuming spot is actually an observatory built in 1891. Housing an eight-inch cell refractor the building still has its original rotating roof controlled by pulleys and ropes.
    6. The Tramp
      One of the most famous actors of all time, Charlie Chaplin, performed on stage for the first time at the Canteen Theatre aged just 5.
    7. Buddhist
      Aldershot has the UK’s largest Buddhist community due to the large number of Ghurkhas stationed in the area.
    8. Churchill
      Sir Winston Churchill was barracked in Aldershot during his army career.

    Best Of Aldershot

    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;

    Greyfriars Vineyard

    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!

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    The Soulmine

    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.

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    Hogs Back Brewery

    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!

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    Caffe Macchiato

    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!

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    The Antique Warehouse

    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.

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    About Aldershot

    About Aldershot

    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.

    Leisure

    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.

    Transport

    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.

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