Andover Removals

Andover Removals

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    Rated 'Excellent'
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    Family Owned
Business Est 1973

    Family Owned
    Business Est 1973

    British Association
of Removers

    British Association
    of Removers

    Eco Friendly
Removals

    Eco Friendly
    Removals

    Your Andover Removals Made Easy

    No two moves are the same, that’s why we create a tailor-made removals packages to make your move as smooth as possible.

    All our removals include…

    • Removal Coordinator
      Removal Coordinator
      A dedicated Removal Coordinator will be assigned to your move.
    • Mileage
      Mileage
      Your quote will include mileage to ensure there are no hidden costs.
    • Cover for Goods in Transit
      Cover for Goods in Transit
      We offer restricted liability as standard, further options are available.
    • Carbon Footprint Offsetting
      Carbon Footprint Offsetting
      We’re planting over 2,000 trees to offset our carbon emissions.
    •  Trained, Uniformed Staff
      Trained, Uniformed Staff
      All Armishaws’ crew members are background checked and carry photo ID.
    • Recycled Materials
      Recycled Materials
      Our crews use recycled and recyclable materials wherever possible.
    • Covers & Blankets
      Covers & Blankets
      White goods and furniture are protected with slot-on, padded covers.
    • Carpet Runners
      Carpet Runners
      Full floor protection is also available at both locations (fees may apply).
    • Used Box Recycling Service
      Used Box Recycling Service
      Our team will collect your flat boxes for recycling or reuse where possible (fees may apply).
    • Robe Cartons
      Robe Cartons
      Your clothes will travel in style with specialist boxes for hanging garments.
    • Storage Options
      Storage Options
      Short and long term storage, with collection and delivery also available (fees may apply).
    • Biodegradable Mattress Bags
      Biodegradable Mattress Bags
      These sealable bags are only used once, then recycled.

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    Armishaws Removals

    Why choose Armishaws for your Andover removals...

    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.

    Armishaws Greener Removals

    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 2000 trees – Armishaws Removals

    2,000 Trees

    We’re planting 2,000 trees to help offset carbon emissions and reduce the environmental impact of our UK removals.

    Free Box Recycling Service – Armishaws Removals

    Box Recycling Service

    We’ll collect your used boxes which will be re-used where possible or recycled (one less thing to worry about after your move).

    Recycled Boxes – Armishaws Removals

    Recycled Boxes

    All our boxes and soft packaging are made from recycled and recyclable materials to protect your belongs and the environment.

    Greener Vehicles – Armishaws Removals

    Greener Vehicles

    Our teams drive greener vehicles and all our drivers go through driver efficiency training to reduce the amount of fuel used.

    Acid Free Wrapping – Armishaws Removals

    Acid Free Wrapping

    We use acid free tissue paper which is not only better for the environment, acid free paper is also far better for your items.

    Biodegradable Mattress Bags – Armishaws Removals

    Biodegradable Mattress Bags

    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
    with Armishaws.

    See our Eco Pledge here...

    Staying Local?

    Staying Local?

    Armishaws operate Andover removals and in the surrounding area including;

    • Ludgershall
    • Oakley
    • Tidworth
    • Thruxton
    • Stockbridge
    • Amesbury
    • Basingstoke
    • Winchester
    • Newbury
    • Pewsey

    Contact our team today for a no obligation, no hassle quote.

    7 Quirky Facts About Andover

    1. White Lady
      Andover has its own ghost, the ‘White Lady’ who has reportedly been seen on and around Ladies Walk bridge. Don’t say we didn’t warn you…!
    2. Origins of Andover
      Andover was originally settled after the then king (Eadred, grandson of Alfred the Great) built a hunting lodge in the area in 950 AD.
    3. In The Army Now
      Andover is home to a lot of military personel, the MOD is the largest employer in the area and the nearby training grounds of Salisbury Plain cover 150 square miles!
    4. Flights of Fancy
      The National Bird of Prey Hospital is just a short distance from the town centre and also houses a hawk conservatory taking care of owls, hawks, eagles and more.
    5. Wild Things
      Famous locals include model and campaigner Katie Piper, TV presenter Richard Arnold and Reg Presley of The Troggs (“Wild thing!”).
    6. Highway Woman
      Moll Cutpurse was a famous highway woman who was known to hunt the local area. Real name Mary Frith she was eventually caught and paid a £2,000 fine to avoid the hangman’s noose.
    7. US of A
      There is also a town of Andover in the US state of Massachusetts. As far as we know, the Bee Gees never sang a song about “Going back to Hampshire”.

    Andover Removals – Local Information

    Schools – View Ofsted ratings for Andover.

    Population – Andover has a population of 62,000 (according to the most recent You.Gov census in 2011).

    Transport – The picturesque A303 (gateway to the south west) lies to the south of Andover and it’s just a short hop to the M3. Direct trains run to London Waterloo taking approximately one hour and ten minutes.

    News – You can find all the local news and goings on from the Andover Advertiser.  “Read all about it!”

    The Best of Andover

    If you’re making the move to Andover, here are our top tips for the very best the town has to offer;

    Finkley Down Farm

    A fantastic day out, Finkley Down Farm is packed with thrills and laughter, soft play, animal handling, animal feeding, Little Farmer’s driving school… Endless fun!

    Go Visit! – North Way, SP11 6NF

    Mooch

    There are so many reasons to love this fantastic home and gift shop. Every time you visit, you’ll find new goodies and it’s a great stop for those first items for your new home.

    Go Visit! – 3 Bridge Street, SP10 1BE

    The Dormy Mouse

    Once Armishaws have done the heavy lifting and you’re settled, head to The Dormy Mouse to check out stylish and positively dreamy sofas, chairs, soft furnishings and so much more.

    Go Visit! – 27 Walworth Business Park, SP10 5LH

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    Fairground Crafts

    A mini shopping village of amazing shops packed full of crafts, gifts, décor, furnishings, and more, you’ll find a delicious café and regular workshops and classes to try.

    Go Visit! – Craft & Design Centre, Weyhill, SP11 0QN

    Grilled Cheese Café

    These fromage artisans have taken the humble grilled cheese sandwich and taken it to another level. Never has so much flavour been packed between two slices of bread. Fabulously addictive!

    Go Visit! – 4 Bridge Street, SP10 1BH

    About Andover

    Dating back to before 950 AD, the town has come a long way since originally being the site of a hunting lodge. Both its history and business have both played a major part in the town’s evolution, from trade centre and wool market to the base of the likes of Twinnings Tea and the MOD. Today it is a bustling town with a broad selection of big high street names and independent retailers and producers.

    Leisure

    You really will be spoilt for choice, Andover and the surrounding area is packed with incredible things to do and places to explore.

    The Hawk Conservatory Trust is a great way to see and support the work done by this excellent foundation. It’s also home to the National Bird of Prey Hospital. A hospital, for hawks, who knew?!?

    If you prefer your flying to be mechanised you should head to the Museum of Army Flying with over 40 aircraft and exhibits, some of which surprisingly date back to the 18th century.

    The area around Andover area has been the scene for some incredible finds, many of which can be found at the Museum of the Iron Age which is a wonderful facility for history buffs.

    Rooksbury Mill is can be found just off the A303. Today the former 17th century mill is wonderfully picturesque and the perfect picnic setting (try saying that with a pork pie in your mouth!).

    Danebury Hillfort is another excuse to get out in the fresh air and still a very impressive site which is one of the best examples of its kind in the UK.

    The Lights Theatre is a 250-seater venue that has a wide and varied calendar bringing an eclectic mix of music, theatre and comedy to Andover.

    Transport

    To the south of the town the A303 links to the M3 for fast routes to Surrey, London and the M25 or down to the M27. By train you can reach London Waterloo in roughly an hour and ten minutes. The town also has a very good bus network which serves the surrounding community.

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