No two moves are the same, so we create a tailor-made packages to make your move as smooth as possible.
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 cover the surrounding area including;
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Schools – See Ofsted ratings for Bath’s schools here.
Population – A relatively compact city, Bath’s population is over 94,000 people (according to the most recent You.Gov 2011 census).
Transport – The city has direct train routes to London Waterloo, Bristol Temple Meads and Cardiff Central.
News – The local newspapers are the Bath Chronicle, Bath Echo and SomersetLive.
Here’s some of our top tips for the city.
If you’re open to the occasional tipple then this shop is a must. The friendly staff know everything there is to know about all the finest local beers, spirits and ciders.
7 Terrace Walk, BA1 1LN
In a city that is renowned for it’s fine taste, the Fine Cheese Co is perfectly at home. A true gem and a delicious visit for gifts or just to treat yourself to something special.
29 & 31 Walcot St, BA1 5BN
If you’re looking for a treat for your feet and the finest quality British handmade shoes then this excellent shop is a jewel in Bath’s rather stylish crown.
14 Green Street, BA1 2JZ
With an incredible array of handmade, locally crafted jewellery, the Bath Silver Shop is a highlight of any Bath shopping trip.
25 Union Passage, BA1 1RD
Ok, hands up, we’ve never actually managed a trip to Bath without stopping by the Green Park Café. Indulgent cakes, award winning food and welcoming staff.
11 Margaret’s Buildings, BA1 2LP
One of the jewels of the South West, Bath is a shopper’s paradise with a large number of independent shops, high street names and designer stores. Christmas sees the arrival of one of the UK’s most loved Christmas Markets that attracts thousands of visitors. Throughout the year the city is popular with tourists and has a surprising array of museums to explore.
The busy events calendar includes weekly markets, music/art/literary festivals and even a chilli festival. Bath Rugby Club are one of the biggest clubs in the UK and attracts international players from both hemispheres.
But it is the taste of Bath that is a real toast! Beers, sweets, pies, cheeses and more are all produced locally and can be found in the town. Not to mention the excellent cafes, restaurants, theatre and a comedy club.
Bath has lots on offer all year round and attracts visitors from far and wide. There are a number of museums including; The American Museum, Victoria Art Gallery, Holburne House, Fashion Museum, Herschel Museum of Astronomy, Jane Austen Cetnre and many more.
Fine food is at the heart of local life with artisan food shops and specialist local producers offering everything from cheese to chilli, cider to soup and of course plenty of cake (local ‘Bath Cakes’ are a particular treat).
Fashion is another big part of the city with a Fashion Museum, vintage shops, designer names, arcades full of independent stores and all the big high street names filling the compact and mostly pedestrianised city centre.
Bath also hosts great entertainment and art and the Bath Royal Theatre, annual arts festival and a thriving comedy club, Komedia, that also welcomes music artists and a rich variety of live performers.
As well as it’s famous Christmas Market, Bath hosts regular vintage, antique, farmers and food markets at Green Park Station. While the station is no longer home to trains it does house a fantastic array of hand-made crafts, artisan foods and a few interesting tipples. If you’re a fan of yetsteryear then the bustling antique and vintage markets are always worth a visit. Stalls are open throughout the week, foodies will find fine fair on Saturday mornings while the Vintage and Antique and the Flea Market take place on the first and last Sundays of the month.
Bath itself has a large number of both secondary and primary schools, as well as a large number of private schools in the city and surrounding area. Bath has two Universities- Bath Spa and University of Bath, in addition to Bath College offering higher education courses also. Bath’s universities have particularly excellent sporting pedigree and have produced a number of Winter Olympians and gold medallists.
As well as its Olympic credentials, Bath is home to one of the UK’s top rugby clubs and the city has a real affiliation and love for its rugby club housed at The Recreation Ground (‘The Rec’) in the city centre.
The A4 runs through the city giving access to and from surrounding towns and cities, such as Bristol and Chippenham. While the M4 running to London and Cardiff is just a 10-minute drive from the city centre.
Bath Spa Station offers direct routes to Bristol, Cardiff Central and Reading and London Waterloo.