Lulworth removals

Lulworth removals

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    Rated 'Excellent'
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    Family Owned
Business Est 1973

    Family Owned
    Business Est 1973

    British Association
of Removers

    British Association
    of Removers

    Eco Friendly
Removals

    Eco Friendly
    Removals

    Your Lulworth Removals Made Easy  

    We know how complicated house moves can be, that’s why our team create bespoke solutions to help reduce your removal worries.

    All our packages include…

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

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    Armishaws Removals

    Why choose Armishaws for your Lulworth removals...

    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.

    Armishaws Greener Removals

    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 2000 trees – Armishaws Removals

    2,000 Trees

    We’re planting 2,000 trees to help offset carbon emissions and reduce the environmental impact of our UK removals.

    Free Box Recycling Service – Armishaws Removals

    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 – Armishaws Removals

    Recycled Boxes

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

    Greener Vehicles – Armishaws Removals

    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 – Armishaws Removals

    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 – Armishaws Removals

    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...

    Lulworth Removals

    Staying Local?

    You don’t have to be a dinosaur to live on the Jurassic Coast, Armishaws provide removal service for all ages, offering local, national and international relocations including;

    • West Chaldon
    • Winfrith Newburgh
    • Wool
    • East Knighton
    • West Fossil
    • East Stoke
    • Crossways
    • Watercombe
    • Wareham
    • Moreton

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

    6 Quirky Facts About Lulworth

    1. Ghost Village
      Tyneham Village was requisitioned by the War Office during the Second World War in 1943. With little notice the villagers were ordered to pack their belongings and move out, many being rehomed in nearby Wareham. Despite promises from the government, the residents were never allowed home and the village became devoid of life, except for training troops. It still stands to this day, an empty, slightly eerie location. The army is still garrisoned at nearby Lulworth Camp.
    2. Durdle Door & Lulworth Cove
      Two of the most iconic features on the entire British coastline, they are within walking distance of each other and attract over 400,000 visitors each year. Durdle Door is the famous archway, carved by the sea into the natural Portland Stone, the archway stands 200 feet tall and is around 10,000 years old. Lulworth Cove is a perfect horseshoe shape, again created by the sea, the shore breaks the power of the waves making the beach the perfect place for swimming or enjoying the Dorset sunshine. Although with that many visitors, it can get a little crowded at times.
    3. Jurassic Coast
      In 2001 a 95 mile stretch of coastline from Studland in Dorset to Exmouth, Devon became England’s first UNESCO World Heritage site. Attracting half a million visitors each year, the area is famed for its fossils (‘she sells sea shells’ is actually written about fossil hunter Mary Anning who lived in the area). It is the only place in the world where 185 years of history can be seen sequentially, the natural angle of the cliffs and rocks revealing a journey through time from 65 to 250 million years ago.
    4. Petrified!
      Formed at the end of the Jurassic era (a mere 140 million years ago!), the remains of a petrified forest stands not far from Lulworth Cove, within the National Park. Trees measuring up to 2 metres wide have been turned to stone complete with their original rings, gnarled bark and even some foliage can be seen. Although you might want to stay on your toes as the forest officially lies within the military firing range!
    5. Lulworth Castle
      Originally designed by Inigo Jones in 1609, from the original foundations laid by Sir Thomas Howard, the castle has had some colourful names pass through. Not long after it was built family life in the castle was interrupted by the English Civil War and it was sized and garrisoned by Parliamentarian forces. It came into the ownership of the Weld family who during the 18th century employed the Bastard Brothers, renowned architects from Blandford Forum who set about rejuvenating the by now ancient building. It was also used as a home by the French royal family following both revolutions. Since 1641 the castle has remained in the hands of the same family, with nearly 400 years of family history tied up in the castle.
    6. Camp Bestival
      One of the biggest UK music festivals, the event takes place in the grounds of Lulworth Castle and has attracted some of the biggest names in music. Rock, pop, grime, jazz, indie, dance, RnB, all get air time with huge acts performing, There’s also theatre, TV personalities, cookery, poetry, wellness, authors, kids TV presenters and performances, camping, glamping, stamping and all round good times.

    Lulworth Removals – Local Information

    Schools – Lulworth has just the one primary school. You can view the latest Ofsted report here.

    Population – The population of Lulworth stood at 1,464 when the 2011 census was recorded.

    Transport – It’s fair to say no one ever moved to Lulworth for the transport links. However that is also a bonus because the area isn’t surrounded by motorways or flight paths. The nearest main route (approximately 17 minutes away) is the A35 between Dorchester and Bournemouth. Wareham (14 minutes) and Wool (8 minutes) are the two closest train stations

    News – The Dorset Echo is the best place to catch up with local news and events, both online and in print.

    Best Of Lulworth

    While it might not be a large selection, Lulworth does have some superb local shops and services right on the doorstep that really do add to what is one of the jewels of the South West;

    Lulworth

    Boat Shed Café

    If there’s a better location in Dorset to sit and enjoy breakfast, we’ve yet to find it. Delicious seasonal food, stunning sea views, a great place for early mornings or afternoons with friends.

    Go Visit! – Lulworth Cove, BH20 5RQ

    Lulworth

    Jurassic Coast Farmshop

    An outstanding farm shop, championing local produce! Fresh veg, meat, Dorset deli, fish, bakery, dry goods and even a tasty BBQ range. An absolute must for Lulworth locals.

    Go Visit! – Fossil Farm, Winfrith Newburgh, DT2 8DB

    Lulworth

    Lulworth Outdoors

    Ready to grab Lulworth life by the lapels and give it a good shake? Lulworth Outdoors will leave your comfort zone behind and introduce you to new adventures. A great way to explore the area.

    Go Visit! – Main Road, West Lulworth, BH20 5RQ

    Lulworth

    Past & Presents

    A fab gift shop, set in a beautifully restored schoolhouse, you’ll find lots of local touches, homeware, crafts and accessories for your new home. And there’s cake!

    Go Visit! – The Old School, BH20 5QQ

    Lulworth

    Jake’s Shop

    As well as stocking basic necessities, local treats and a few local tipples, what we love most about Jake’s is the amazing range of ice creams. It means we have to keep going back to try them all.

    Go Visit! – Main Road, West Lulworth, BH20 5RQ

    About Lulworth

    A truly wonderful location, Lulworth and the surrounding area is a little bit special and it’s no wonder those lucky enough to live there are so protective of their little slice of Dorset. Part of the Jurassic Coast the wider area is mostly unspoilt with stunning coastal routes, walkways and views. There are a number of good local shops and the bright lights of Dorchester and Bournemouth are within easy reach for shopping, theatre and nights out.

    Leisure

    There are obvious points of interest, Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door and the petrified forest. Dog walkers, cyclists and runners will find some incredible routes and there are also riding stables in the area. Lulworth Castle holds a number of events throughout the year including a major music and arts festival that attracts huge names from TV, music, writing, poetry, art and more.

    Transport

    Train stations can be found at nearby Wool (4 miles) and Wareham (8 miles). Roads aren’t big and in the summer months you’ll sometime find caravans making their way to and from the area. The A35 is the largest road (14 minutes from Lulworth) and runs between Dorchester and Honiton to the west and east to Poole and Bournemouth.

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