Devizes Removals

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    Rated 'Excellent'
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    Family Owned
Established 1973

    Family Owned
    Established 1973

    British Association
of Removers

    British Association
    of Removers

    Eco Friendly

    Eco Friendly

    Moves Made Easy

    Our team will create a tailor-made package to get you on the move.

    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
      Flat, used boxes can be collected (location dependent, 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.

    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 collect your boxes to re-use or recycle, giving you one less thing to worry about (dependent on location, fees may apply).

    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...

    Devizes Removals

    Staying Local

    We cover the surrounding area including;

    • Melksham
    • Great Cheverell
    • Market Lavington
    • Potterne
    • Roundway
    • Bishops Cannings
    • Heddington
    • Seend
    • Rowde
    • Avebury

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

    Devizes – 8 Quirky Facts

    1. Anarchy!
      Devizes Castle was attacked during ‘The Anarchy’, which isn’t a punk band but a period of history when war raged between Stephen of England and Empress Matilda.
    2. Cromwell
      Sadly the castle was all but destroyed by order of parliament after the town was attacked and taken by Oliver Cromwell during the English Civil War.
    3. It’s A Sign!
      Wadworth Brewery in the heart of the town, is the only UK brewery that still paints all its pub signs by hand. A sure sign that every one of their pubs is worth visiting (we’re gradually ticking them all off our own list!).
    4. Long List
      A relatively small town, Devizes has over 500 listed buildings.
    5. On the Market
      Devizes’ weekly market dates back to 1228, it stoically stayed open and served the town through WWII and the 2020 corona virus pandemic.
    6. Sailing Uphill
      The 29 locks on the outside of Devizes allow boats to climb a height of 72 meters. That’s higher than Nelson’s Column, three times the height of the Angel of the North and taller than London Bridge!
    7. Roundway Hill
      At the top of Roundway Hill is an Iron Age hill fort. The hill was also the site of a famous battle between the Royalists and New Model Army during the English Civil War. Yes, there have been a LOT of battles in the area.
    8. Historic Walk
      Drop by the Wiltshire Museum in the town centre and you can pick up a leaflet that takes you on an historic walk through the town listing the various sites of interest.

    Local Info

    Schools – View Ofsted reports and scores for Schools in Devizes.

    Population – Devizes has a population of 18,000 according to the You.Gov census in 2011.

    Transport – 15 miles from the M4, 34 minutes from Swindon, Devizes sits at the edge of the North Wessex Downs. The nearest train station is in Melksham, a 15-minute drive or 22 minutes by bus. The closest airport is Bristol International Airport.

    News – The best source of local news (in print and online) is the Gazette & Herald.

    Best of Devizes

    Our favourites;

    The Gourmet Brownie Kitchen

    Not just one of our favourite shops in Devizes, this is one of our favourite shops ANYWHERE!! If brownies can be life changing (and we think they can), then these are a chocolate epiphany!

    Lodge Farm, Devizes Road, Poulshot, SN10 1RQ

    Beehive Vintage

    The home of fine taste and amazing design, Beehive Vintage have a passion for style with a wonderous selection of chic finishing touches for any room.

    Lodge Farm, Poulshot, Devizes, SN10 1RQ

    The Peppermill

    Not just the best restaurant in Devizes, The Peppermill also have an excellent wine shop, where you can drop in and pick up a bottle of something special you won’t find in the supermarkets.

    40 St John’s Street, Devizes, SN10 1BL

    Walter Rose & Son Butchers

    Serving the finest locally sourced produce and with a friendly team that are happy to answer your questions Walter Rose and Son are a cut above!

    21/22 Sidmouth Street, Devizes, SN10 1LD

    Reeve The Baker

    Nutritious smoothies, wonderful breads, savouries, treats and sandwiches, Reeve the Baker are a taste-sensation and true bread artisans.

    24 The Brittox, SN10 1AJ

    About Devizes

    Devizes is a colourful market town located in the heart of Wiltshire, 15 miles away from the M4. The town has a wealth of history and architectural heritage to explore and is a hive for traditional independent shops and businesses making it a wonderfully different place to browse or stop for a spot of tea and bite to eat.

    With over 500 listed buildings, lovely parks and picturesque town centre, Devizes is both charming and interesting for newcomers to explore.


    History buffs have plenty to get their teeth into, Devizes has been the site of a number of historic battles from Cromwell and the Civil War back to The Anarchy of the 12th century and even further to the Iron Age hill fort and Bronze Age discoveries in the area. Of course, Amesbury and Stonehenge are a stone’s throw away (no pun intended),

    Today Devizes mixes antiques with independent shopping. There’s a thriving art scene and annual arts festival, a street festival and carnival and a number of local societies and groups if you’re looking to try something new. There’s also a cinema and theatre as well as a leisure centre with a gym and swimming pool.


    Tucked on the edge of the North Wessex Downs, Devizes is a mostly rural location, 34 minutes from the major commercial location Swindon and 15 miles from the M4 offering routes to London, Bristol and Cardiff. It’s a 15-minute drive to the nearest train station at Melksham (22 minutes by bus) while the nearest Airports are Southampton (1 hr, 13 minutes) and Bristol (1 hr, 9 minutes).

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