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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
At Armishaws we provide all moves great and small, whether you’re heading overseas or staying in the local area. Oxfordshire towns and villages we cover include;
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Schools Ofsted has reviewed 20 schools, colleges and nurseries in the area. Parents can view reports here.
Population – One of Oxfordshire’s biggest towns, in 2011 the population stood at 30,854.
Transport – Close to the M40 motorway, Bicester offers great access to the Midlands, M25 and London. The A34 and A41 meet just to the south of the town. By train, London can be reached in under an hour and Oxford in less than 20 minutes. Oxford Airport is a 22-minute drive.
News – The Bicester Advertiser covers all the local news, events and sport.
While the outlet shopping village might make the most noise, Bicester has a rich vein of great independent shops and services. Here’s a look at a few of our favourites;
Looking for a new hobby? New to the area and want somewhere friendly to find all your crafty needs? Bicester Wools are the go to guys!
Go Visit! – 17 Market Square, OX26 6AD
Showcasing the best taste and flavours of the region, The Blue Texel is a butchers and farm shop that prides itself on providing locally and ethically sourced tasty goodness.
Go Visit! – 1 Station Road, Launton, OX26 5DS
So much more than a coffee shop, S&H is a lovely place to drop by for a bite to eat and pick up gifts and crafts from local producers. Treats for you, gifts for them!
Go Visit! – The Green, Alchester Road, Chesterton, OX26 1UU
‘Beer for petrol heads’ The Wriggly Monkey can be found at the Motor Transport Garage, a great trip out for those that love cars and fancy taking a little something home to enjoy later.
Go Visit! – Motor Transport Garage Building, OX27 8AL
If you’re ready to get back in the saddle for a greener commute, to stay in shape or just explore the area, Broadribb Cycles offer a complete, friendly service.
Go Visit! – 85 Sheep Street, OX26 6JS
A charming market town, today Bicester is buoyed by the huge outlet shopping centre that is packed with big designer brands at low prices. Formerly the town has been a centre for bell making, wool production, farming and was the headquarters for Oliver Cromwell’s New Model Army during the English Civil War.
Equidistant between London and Birmingham, Milton Keynes and Oxford are also both within easy reach making Bicester a popular commuter town.
Bicester has plenty to keep newbies entertained, there’s a cinema, theatre, tennis club, leisure centre, sports clubs and plenty of green spaces to enjoy. Shopaholics can get their fix at the very impressive Bicester Village outlet centre, full of designer names. Car enthusiasts can get revved up at the Bicester Heritage Museum, located at a former WWII bomber base.
With easy access to the Midlands and London via the M40, the town is served by the A34 and A41 that meet just to the south of Bicester. London is just under an hour by train, Oxford less than 20 minutes and Oxford International Airport is a short 22-minute journey by car.