We’ll work with you to create a tailor-made package for a worry-free 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.
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
Whether you’re staying local, heading overseas or making a UK move, we also cover;
Ask our friendly team for a free, no hassle quote today.
Schools – Fleet offers great schools. Families can find the full list of schools in the area and their Ofsted scores.
Population – Fleet had a population of 38,000 in the 2011 You.Gov census, although one of the UK’s largest housing developments may have added as many as 3,500 new residents in recent years.
Transport – Minutes from the M3 and M25, Fleet provides fantastic transport links. Heathrow Airport is 30 minutes away, while trains to London can reach the capital in 40 minutes. The M3 takes commuters and weekenders to the West Country, while the A3 offers routes to the South Coast and cities like Chichester and Portsmouth.
Here’s our salute to the best local venues and for you to explore;
Proudly supporting local producers, Cantine is a dog-friendly café, that serves great sandwiches, hot food and cakes and treats for four-legged patrons.
Go Visit! – 285 Fleet Road, GU51 3BT
Lakeside views, anglers’ den, excellent family menu, cosy log fires, this charming pub is a warming welcome in the depths of winter and somewhere chic to cool-down on a summer’s day.
Go Visit! – Old Cove Road, GU51 2RY
A community spirited, zero waste shop, Scoop is on the front line of positive change. It also happens to serve delicious food, eco-friendly essentials and lovely gifts. We love it!
Go Visit! – 4 Reading Road, GU52 7QL
Whether you’re finding material for that new home makeover or in need of supplies for a much-loved hobby, Sew Busy are friendly, knowledgeable and so helpful.
Go visit! – Unit 18c, The Hart Centre, GU51 3LA
Designing and making children’s clothes, toys and more, this local company make fun, playful and charming clothes that are hardwearing and looking amazing!
Fleet has won a number of awards and unlike some neighbouring towns, Fleet has retained its charm, individuality and a sense of history. But it is certainly not stuck in the past. This vibrant commuter town is a little bit arty, a whole lot foodie, likes to party and offers exceptional transport links for commuters and family adventures.
North Hants Golf Club is just outside the town. There are athletics clubs, four football clubs and gyms including Hart Leisure Centre. There is an annual half marathon which is seen as one of the warm up events for the London marathon.
If sport isn’t your thing, there a number of nature reserves nearby to explore, country walks, tow paths and Fleet Pond, the largest freshwater lake in Hampshire.
Fleet’s packed events calendar includes a car show, food and beer festivals and one of the biggest Carnivals in the region. There’s also a live entertainment venue, The Harlington, that offers varied and wonderfully acts and events throughout the year.
Only 36 miles to London and on the main London Waterloo line that will get you to the centre of the city in 40 minutes, Fleet is an exceptional commuter town. It’s also adjacent to the M3 and only 10 miles from Basingstoke, close to Heathrow Airport, while the nearby A3 offers fast links to the South Coast.