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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.
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 2,000 trees to help offset carbon emissions and reduce the environmental impact of our UK removals.
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
It’s not just Melksham removals, Armishaws provide first class relocation services for homeowners moving to and from the area including;
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Schools – Families heading for Melksham can view Ofsted score and reports see reports here.
Population – Melksham’s population was 14,677 at the time of the 2011 You.Gov census.
Transport – 25 minutes from the M4 motorway and within easy commuting distance of Bath, Melksham sits on the A350 that runs from Chippenham to Poole, Dorset. There are no direct trains to Bath (shortest journey time around 55 minutes) but services do run to London, the fastest routes take approximately 1 hour and 35 minutes.
News – Then town has its own local newspaper, Melksham News.
Once your Melksham removals are complete you can skip the swatches and colour charts and go check out the best the town has to offer;
A treasure trove of antiques, collectables, vintage jewellery, curios and rarities. Always worth popping in as the stock is ever changing.
Go Visit! – 4 King Street, SN12 6HD
With over 60 years of experience, this family run business delivers the finest quality produce direct to your home. There’s also a delicious deli.
Go Visit! – 43 Avon Place, High Street, SN12 6JY
Never standing still, this superb micro-brewery has an ever-changing line-up of locally and lovingly crafted beers. The true taste of Melksham.
Go Visit! – Intercity Industrial Estate, SN128DE
A superb café full of tasty treats, Henry’s also have a ‘Home Corner’ full of homewares, furnishings and more, so you can enjoy great cake and pick up something tasteful for your home.
Go Visit! – 12 High Street, SN12 6JU
Sitting in the Wiltshire countryside, close to Chippenham and within easy commuting distance of Bath, Melksham is a lovely town full of excellent amenities. Conigre Mead Nature Reserve offers excellent space for dog walking, cycling and is home to a surprising array of wildlife including kingfishers that hunt from the banks of the river.
The town featured in the Domesday Book (worth just over £111!!) and had an RAF base until the 1970’s.
Melksham is great for shopping, packed with independent shops and cafés it also has a surprising number of supermarkets for a relatively small town, plus there’s a micro-brewery! The town is close to Lacock, a charming village with an excellent garden centre that puts on a huge Christmas event each year. Melksham has a museum, event space and cinema, plus the large, well-maintained King George V Park, with a canoe club, playground, and sports areas.
A short distance from the M4 motorway, Melksham is a handy commuter spot for Bath and Chippenham. The town sits bestride the A350 that runs from Wiltshire down to the Dorset coast at Poole. Trains to London can take as little as 1 hour and 35 minutes.