Croydon Removals

Croydon Removals

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    Rated 'Excellent'
    on Trustpilot

    Family Owned
Established 1973

    Family Owned
    Established 1973

    British Association
of Removers

    British Association
    of Removers

    Eco Friendly

    Eco Friendly

    Moves Made Easy

    Armishaws offer bespoke removals services to suit your exact needs.

    All packages include…

    • Removal Coordinator
      Removal Coordinator
      A dedicated Removal Coordinator will be assigned to your move.
    • 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 available).
    • 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.

    What our customers say...

    Armishaws Removals

    Why choose Armishaws for your move...

    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.

    Greener Moves

    As part of our commitment to reducing the impact of our removals on the environment…

    2,000 Trees

    We’re planting 2,000 trees to help offset carbon emissions and create vital habitat for wildlife.

    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

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

    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

    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

    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?

    Our service also covers;

    • Mitcham
    • Thornton Heath
    • Addiscombe
    • Carshalton
    • Sutton
    • West Wickham
    • Addington
    • Farleigh
    • Purley
    • Norwood

    Ask our friendly team for a free, no hassle quote today.

    Croydon – 7 Quirky Facts

    1. Star Studded Croydon
      London Croydon Airport was the UK’s first international airport and a rather glamorous port of arrival. Winston Churchill, John F Kennedy, Rita Hayworth, Charlie Chaplin all passed through in its heyday.
    2. Red Zeppelins
      The airport was originally created to house planes whose role was to attack German zeppelins that flew bombing raids over London during WWI. The airport is now Grade II listed and home to the world’s oldest control tower.
    3. Glitz & Grime
      Croydon has been the home of many famous faces including bake off presenters Noel Fielding and Sue Perkins, composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, footballer Ian Wright, singer Amy Whitehouse, grime star Stormzy and sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
    4. First Love
      King Henry the VIII courted his first wife, Catherine of Aragon in Croydon. She lived in a local manor house, however Henry wasn’t so keen and described the area as “rheumatic … where I could never be without sickness”.
    5. Move Over Hollywood
      Batman and The Davinci Code were both filmed in Croydon.
    6. Domesday
      Now the 8th most populated place in the UK, at the time of the Doomsday Book, Croydon consisted of 48 villagers, an 8-acre meadow, a mill and a church.
    7. Sgt Pepper
      The inspiration behind the Beatles song For The Benefit of Mr Kite is believed to be William Kite, who was involved with circuses that performed in Croydon.

    Local Info

    Schools – Croydon has a large number of schools, nurseries and colleges, you can see the latest Ofsted scores and reports.
    Population – In 2011, the You.Gov census recorded Croydon’s population as 385,000.
    Transport – Croydon sits where the A22 and A23 converge. The A23 continues into central London, and the M25 is just a few minutes away. The nearest airport is Gatwick, roughly 32 minutes by car. Trains to London Victoria take just 15 minutes with trains running every few minutes.
    News – There are a number of local newspapers, Your Local Guardian, Evening Standard and My London News.

    Best of Croydon

    This modern and exciting borough of London has so much to offer;


    As the name suggests, Smoothbean! Is all about coffee but it’s so much more, fine wines, live music, good food, it’s also a great spot to meet friends for cocktails or a healthy brunch.

    2-3 Dingwall Road, CR0 2NA

    Basil & Grape

    If you love fine wine then head to Basil & Grape to sample fine vintages during a wine tasting evening. You don’t need to be an expert, this is a great place to build on your knowledge and discover new wines.

    46 George Street, CR0 1PB

    Sutton Community Farm

    Living in one of the UK’s foremost tech locations doesn’t mean you can’t live a healthy life. Sutton Community Farm deliver the best organic veg boxes to your door.

    40a Telegraph Track, SM6 0SH

    Pedrick’s Zero Waste

    A great way to shop, simply take your own containers and buy exactly what you need to help reduce waste. Fresh produce, eco-friendly home products, gifts and more.

    41 Croydon Road, CR3 6PB

    Cockney’s Pie & Mash

    Can you believe there are still some people in England that have never had traditional pie and mash? If that’s you, you can remedy it now at this excellent eatery.

    51 Frith Road, CR0 1TB

    About Croydon

    Croydon is one of London’s most surprising boroughs. King Henry the VIII courted here, Elizabeth I convalesced in Croydon, stars like Charlie Chaplin landed here, Amy Johnston flew out again. Even Sir Arthur Conan Doyle rested his grey matter in Croydon.

    Today it’s home to some of the UK’s leading tech and web companies, has great proximity to London’s West End and a vast array of shops, from big names like Ikea to small, independent stores and cafes.


    Catering to a population of 385,000+ Croydon really does have it all. It’s considered to have the best restaurants and food scene in South London, has numerous theatres and cinemas. Go karting, golf courses, sports arenas and leisure centres, swimming pools and a vast selection of shops and shopping centres. There’s a weekly market that dates back to the 11th century and vibrant arts and music scene with everything from chamber music to dub.

    As well as a historic airport, the borough has a museum and stunning parks and gardens, which contrary to Croydon’s urban image, are amongst the largest in London.


    Croydon offers excellent transport links and is just a few minutes from the M25. The A/M23 runs through the borough connecting central London and Brighton on the south coast. The nearest airport is Gatwick, a 3-minute drive. Trains to London Victoria run several times each hour and take approximately 15 minutes.

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