Our friendly team will work with you to create a bespoke relocation package.
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.
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 create vital habitat for wildlife.
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
Armishaws operate internationally, nationally and locally – local places covered;
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Schools – View the latest Ofsted scores and reports for the Alton area
Population – The 2011 census recorded Alton’s population as 18,261.
Transport – Sitting on the A31, close to both the A3 and M3, 11 miles from Aldershot, Alton is 34 minutes from Southampton (also the location of the nearest airport). The fastest trains to London arrive at Waterloo station in 1 hour and 7 minutes.
News – Alton’s local news and events can be found in the Alton Herald.
Take a look the pride of Alton with our selection of the best local businesses;
‘A little corner of Italy’, this family-run deli-café serves daily treats, excellent coffee and stocks pasta, wines, olive oil and other delicious Italian delicacies.
Go Visit! – 8 High Street, GU34 1BN
Farm fresh produce, responsibly raised free-range meats, local goodies. Enjoy the taste of Hampshire straight from the countryside.
Go Visit! – East Tisted, Alton, GU34 3QP
Beer lovers can shop local at the Triple FFF Brewery. You can walk in and buy direct from the brewery and take home some funky, music themed brews.
Go Visit! – Magpie Works, Station Approach, Four Marks, GU34 5HN
What could be better than toasting your new home with locally produced sparkling wine? How about award-winning, eco-friendly sparkling wine? Unconventional and exceptional.
Go Visit! – Wield Yard, Lower Wield, SO24 9AJ
New home, new habits. This zero-waste shop stocks household goods and healthy food to help you reduce plastic and food waste which is better for your budget, waistline and the planet.
Go Visit! – 15 High Street, GU34 1FG
Rich Romans, warring Saxons, two famous battles, breweries, vineyards, the home and work of Jane Austen, plus the real tale of Sweet Fanny Adams, Alton is a fascinating small town with a vibrant community and colourful past.
There are excellent independent shops, stunning scenery, good eateries and five supermarkets! If you do need to travel, there are quick routes to the coast and you can be in the centre of London in just over an hour. The town has a history of brewing beer and was once a centre of hop production for the region.
Shoppers have a weekly market every Tuesday which can trace its trading routes back to 1232. Foodies will find plenty of fresh goods as well as a raft of excellent indie shops, from bakers and delis, to farm shops and furniture up-cycling. If you prefer your cycling on two wheels there are miles of stunning countryside to get out and explore. Alternatively, the town’s leisure centre has classes, a gym, pool and more.
11 miles from Aldershot and 34 minutes from Southampton Alton has excellent transport links. The towns lies on the A31, within easy reach of both the A3 and M3. Trains to London Waterloo take in 1 hour and 7 minutes. The closest airport is Southampton international