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Bournemouth Removals

We have helped moved many of our customers to and from Bournemouth. If you are moving to a new house, looking to start a new life in Bournemouth or retiring, we can help you. We have multiple branches all over South West, and one near Bournemouth in Blandford Forum.

Why is Bournemouth an idyllic location?

The Dorset seaside town of Bournemouth, prior to 1810, was a deserted heathland only visited by fishermen and smugglers. With Poole to the west and Christchurch to the east, it is the largest settlement in the country, and is famed for its beautiful beaches, houses and culture. The pier, which has an overall length of over 1000ft, attracts many visitors throughout the year. The first pier was completed in 1856 but a subsequent version was demolished by soldiers during World War Two. The Bournemouth Gardens, which lead to the pier, are around 3 kilometres long and provide great scenery and wildlife.

What can Armishaws offer?

Armishaws Removals provides removal and relocation services to all areas within Bournemouth and are able to help tailor a service to fit your requirements. We are the perfect local choice, with a professional team able to provide a fantastic service.

Armishaws always work to the highest standards and are proud to have held the BSEN 12522 certificate since 1999

Armishaws Removals provides removal and relocation services to all areas within Bournemouth, and Dorset.

Why choose Armishaws for your removals to Bournemouth?

We take pride in our removals services, and have operated in the Bournemouth and Boscombe area for over a decade. Our experience and professionalism is second to none, and we are passionate about what we do, and providing a high-quality service at affordable prices. We work to your specifications and requirements to make each and every move as smooth as possible, and we are trusted by professionals and clients, who we have worked with frequently all over the world. To find out more about how we can help you, and make your removal easier and less stressful, call us for a free quote, and a member of our specialist team will be happy to help you.

For Free Advice and a Quotation call 01202 762 931


In and around Bournemouth, there are some great shopping outlets and restaurants, to entertain all ages.

The Bournemouth International Centre (BIC) is a large events arena near the seafront which houses a vast amount of shows throughout the year. With such musical artists as Tina Turner, Journey, The Script, Blink182 and Bastille having performed there in the past, who knows which big act will perform there next! For more intimate shows, the O2 Academy is very close by, in Boscombe, and was originally the Boscombe Grand Theatre, which opened in May 1895.

Being right on the coast helps the fish restaurants in the town receive high acclaim from those who visit. Harry Ramsdens is right along the seafront, near the pier, and serves fantastic and generously sized fish and chips. There is also The Crab restaurant, which has received a two Rosette award and has Michelin star chefs, close to the town centre. However, there are chain restaurants such as Turtle Bay, Cosy Club, Frankie and Benny’s etc, right next to the BIC, for those who aren’t seafood lovers.

While taking a stroll along the pier, or getting your toes in the sand, you can’t help but admire Bournemouth’s beauty, and appreciate its views and architecture.


By car, the M27 and M3 all lead towards Bournemouth, and most roads going towards the town centre offer stunning views. Access to Bournemouth from Southampton, Poole, Portsmouth or other south coast locations is simple and easy to plan.

By train, London Waterloo is a mere 97 minutes away from Bournemouth. From other locations, there are fast daily train services that offer regular direct connections from around the UK.

By bus, there are regular services that run to Bournemouth from nearby towns and cities.

By air, you can fly to Bournemouth airport, which is just a few miles away from the town. From there, you can fly to multiple holiday destinations, and fly in from a range of UK cities.


In Bournemouth, there are a mixture of schools, such as Bournemouth University, Bournemouth School, Avonbourne College, and an array of Primary schools. Living in and around Bournemouth means that these high-achieving schools are easily accessible.

However, in nearby towns and villages, there are a range of schools, so if study outside of Bournemouth is a thought, then there are many modes of transport which make travelling to these schools easy.

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UK Removals

UK Removals

UK Removals

Armishaws is a family owned removals business and and has been running since 1973. Our removals and relocation services covers all regions within the UK, Northern Ireland, Eire and the Channel Islands.

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Overseas Removals

Overseas Removals

Overseas Removals

We pride ourselves on our international removals services. As a result of our international removals experience and expertise, we have established working relationships with many major shipping companies.

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Business Removals

Business Removals

Business Removals

Our experience in providing solutions for businesses with their moving, and storage needs will ensure that your business will encounter the least amount of disruption possible. We provide a full range of services to help businesses relocate and store their equipment.

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Whether you require long term or short term storage, our secure container storage system will ensure the safety and care of all your personal or business possessions. Whether you personally wish to store items to pass onto family and friends, store your home items while moving abroad or while you are between homes we can help.

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For removals to and from Bournemouth

We cover removals and relocations to the whole of Bournemouth, including:

Poole, Canford Cliffs, Boscombe, Christchurch, Hurn, Burton, Bransgore, Ferndown, Burley, Lytchett Matravers, Stapehill, Wareham , Canford Magna, Corfe Castle, . Corfe Mullen, Broadstone and Charminster.

Our removal services can include:

  • Individually designing a removals package to suit your needs
  • Full wrapping and packing service
  • Collection from anywhere in the UK
  • Any items, no matter how big or small
  • Full or partial loads
  • A full survey by one of our UK Removals Specialists
  • Electronic and photographic inventories utilising handheld computers and digital cameras

Places of Interest

  • Christchurch – for the quay and harbour
  • Church Knowle – for its Food Fayre (July)
  • Knoll Gardens & Nursery – year-round beauty, talks and demonstrations
  • Highcliffe Castle, Christchurch
  • Lulworth Castle – history and events
  • Mudeford – Lifeboat Fun Day (July)
  • Poole Waterfront Museum
  • Poole Park & Railway
  • Swanage – Regatta and Carnival (July/August)


  • Bournemouth Air Festival (August)
  • Bournemouth Carnival week (July/August)
  • Bournemouth Marathon (October)
  • Bournemouth Arts By The Sea Festival (September/October)
  • Camp Bestival, East Lulworth (July)
  • Church Knowle Food Fayre
  • Mudeford Arts Festival, Christchurch (August)
  • Swanage Mardi Gras, Carnival & Regatta (July/August)
  • Swanage Jazz Festival (July) and Festival of Flowers
  • Swanage Blues and Roots Festival (March and October)
  • Swanage Railway Grand Steam Gala & Rally (September)
  • Wimborne – Dreamboats Annual Race Day
  • Wimborne – Great Dorset Chilli Festival
  • Wimborne – Dorset Architectural Heritage Week (September)

Galleries & Museums

  • Bournemouth Aviation Museum, Hurn, Christchurch
  • Hayloft Studio & Gallery, Christchurch
  • Langton Matravers Museum
  • Russell Cotes Art Gallery and Museum
  • The Lighthouse Centre Gallery, Poole


Bournemouth: Thursdays and Saturdays, Farmers market
Christchurch: Outdoor market, Mondays, High Street & Saxon Square (9am-4pm)
Poole: General market, each Thursday and Saturday, town centre Farmer’s market, each Thursday, town centre (9am-2pm)
Verwood: Country market, every Friday, Memorial Hall (10am-12noon) Farmets market 4th Saturday of each month, Ferrett Green (9am-1pm)

Other useful information about Bournemouth

Places to stay


Best Western The Connaught Hotel, West Hill Road01202 298020
Bourne Hall Hotel, Priory Road01202 299715
Carrington House Hotel, Knyveton Road01202 369988
Collingwood Hotel, Priory Road01202 557575
Cumberland Hotel, East Overcliff Drive01202 375643
Days Hotel, Russell Cotes Road01202 552111
Elstead Hotel, Knyveton Road01202 293071
Hallmark Hotel & Spa, Durley Chine Road01202 751000
Highcliffe Marriott Hotel, St. Michaels Road01202 557702
Langtry Manor Hotel, Derby Road01202 553887
Norfolk Royale Hotel, Richmond Hill01202 551521
Park Central Hotel, Exeter Road01202 203600
Premier Inn, Westover Road0871 5278124
Queens Hotel & Spa, Meyrick Road01202 554415
Ramada Encore, Bath Road01202 291266
Royal Bath Hotel, Bath Road01202 555555
Shirley Hotel, St. Michaels Road01202 558244
The Green House Hotel, Grove Road01202 498900
The Hermitage Hotel, Exeter Road01202 557363
Trouville Lodge, Priory Road01202 552262

Bed & Breakfast

Bamboo Guesthouse, Upper Terrace Road01202 292869
Beach Lodge Guest House, Grand Avenue01202 423396
Burtley Manor, Burtley Road01202 433632
Cavendish Hotel, Durley Chine Road01202 290489
Chalfield Manor Boutique Hotel, Wollstonecraft Road01202 304914
Dolphins Hotel, Tregonwell Road01202 556637
Gervis Court Hotel, Gervis Road01202 556871
Ingledene Guest House, Gardens View01202 291914
Marlins Hotel, West Cliff Road01202 299645
Southern Breeze Lodge, Southern Road01202 427459
Sunhaven Guest House, Southern Road01202 427560
The Newark Hotel B&B01202 294989
The Waterside B&B, Southern Road01202 428309
Topaz Hotel B&B, St. Michaels Road01202 553714


Nursery & Pre-Schools

Alphabet Nursery, Herbert Road01202 766937
Bay Tree Montessori School, Markham Road01202 525674
Bears Hideaway Nursery, Stourwood Avenue01202 422987
Cornerhouse Day Nursery, Portchester Road01202 553108
Giggles, Elliott Road01202 331952
Jingle Bell House Day Nursery, Castle Lane West01202 536041
Kinderworld Day Nursery, Knyveton Road01202 290103
Little Oaks Day Nursery, Duck Lane01202 578188
Seaward Day Nursery, Seaward Avenue01202 424665
Stepping Stones Montessori Nursery, Lower Parkstone01202 734571
Tops Day Nurseries, Wolverton Road01202 720111

Private Schools

Bournemouth Collegiate Preparatory School01202 714110
Bournemouth Collegiate Senior School01202 436550
Buckholme Towers School, Commercial Road01202 742871
ETC International College, West Hill Road01202 559044
Langbourne College, Yelverton Road01202 789100
Park Preparatory School, Queens Park South Drive01202 396640
St. Martines School, Stokewood Road01202 760744
St. Thomas Garnet’s School, Parkwood Road01202 420172
Talbot Heath School, Rothesay Road01202 761881
Talbot House Preparatory School, Firs Glen Road01202 510348
Uplands School, St. Osmunds Road01202 742626

State Schools

Bearwood Primary School, Barons Road01202 590703
Christ The King Catholic Primary, Durdells Avenue01202 574277
Corpus Christi Catholic Primary, St. James Square01202 427544
Elmrise Primary School, Holloway Avenue01202 574211
Heathlands Primary, Springwater Road01202 574452
Kings Park School, Ashley Road01202 395138
Kingsleigh Primary School, Hadow Road01202 528895
Kinson Primary, School Lane01202 572713
St. Clements & St. Johns C of E Infant School01202 393570
St. James C of E Primary School, Pokesdown Hill01202 426696
St. Lukes C of E Primary School, Bemister Road01202 514396
St. Walburga’s Catholic Primary School, Malvern Road01202 528811
Stourfields Infants School, Cranleigh Road01202 424585
Stourfields Junior School, Cranleigh Road01202 424554
Winton Primary School, Oswald Road01202 513988


Bournemouth & Poole College of FE, Christchurch Road01202 205205
Bournemouth School for Girls, Castle Gate Close01202 526289
Bournemouth City College, Old Christchurch Road01202 554004
Gate College, Portchester Road01202 292930
Oakmead College of Technology, Duck Lane, Bournemouth01202 774600
SNT International College, Gervis Place01202 310500
The Bishop of Winchester Academy, Mallard Road, Bournemouth01202 512697
The Bourne Academy, Hadow Road, Bournemouth01202 524147
Wentworth College, College Road01202 423266


Doctors Surgeries

Adeline Road Surgey01202 309421
Alma Medical Centre, Alma Road01202 519311
Holdenhurst Road Surgery01202 587111
James Fisher Medical Centre, Tolpuddle Gardens01202 522622
Nothbourne Surgery, Wimborne Road01202 574100
Southbourne Surgery, Beaufort Road01202 427878
St. Albans Medical Centre, St. Albans Crescent01202 517333
The Littledown Surgery, Harewood Crescent01202 309500
The Panton Practice, Gervis Road0844 4773490
Westbourne Medical Centre, Milburn Road01202 752550


740 Dental, Christchurch Road01202 397020
Beechwood Dental Practice, Beechwood Avenue01202 397074
Bright Blue Dental Practice, Charminster Road01202 528949
Charminster House Dental Practice, Wellington Road01202 292030
Gentle Dentistry, Church Road01202 432838
Ocean Dentalcare, Christchurch Road01202 589775
Poole Lane Dental Practice, Poole Lane01202 573764
Queens Park Dental, Queens Park Gardens01202 303322
The Dental Surgery, Kinson Park Road01202 574673


Herbert Hospital01202 584300
Nuffield Health Bournemouth Hospital01202 291866
Royal Bournemouth General Hospital01202 303626



Mainline stations: Bournemouth, Christchurch

Buses & Coaches

AL Bennetts Transport01202 533641
Bournemouth Airport Shuttle01202 557007
Buddy’s Travel01202 871222
South Coast Travel01202 530200
Wilts and Dorset Bus Company, Poole01202 678291
Yellow Buses01202 636000


Bournemouth Streamline Warrens Taxis01202 555511
Car Link Air01202 461872
Cavendish Cars07968 209379
Mobile Radio Cars01202 518000
Platinum Cars01202 530146
South Coast Limousines01202 300001
Travel In Style Limos01202 399629

Solicitors in Bournemouth

Aldridge Brownlee, Wimborne Road01202 527008
Coles Miller, Charminster Road01202 511512
Ellis Jones, Charminster Road01202 525333
Harold G Walker, Oxford Road01202 203200
Horsey Lightly Fynn, Poole Road0800 0430538
Laceys, Poole Road01202 557256
Lester Aldridge LLP, Oxford Road01202 786161
Solomons, Seamoor Road01202 802807
Steele Raymond LLP, Richmond Hill01202 294566
Turners, Poole Road01202 291291

Estate Agents in Bournemouth

Atkins, Holdenhurst Road01202 300120
Allan & Bath Letting Agents, Hinton Road01202 292000
Bullock & Lees, Seabourne Road01202 423434
Cliftons Winton, Wimborne Road01202 512520
Enfields, Wimborne Road01202 635870
Frost & Co., Poole Hill01202 311888
Goadsby, Seamoor Road01202 767688
Mays, Seamoor Road01202 757555
Meridian Estate & Letting Agency, Wimborne Road01202 580050
Palmer Snell, Poole Road01202 348120
Roberts Residential, Charminster Road01202 565758
Slades, Wimborne Road01202 548855
You Home, Old Christchurch Road01202 544500
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