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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
Population – Newtown Abbot has a population of 25,000 according to the 2011 You.Gov census.
Transport – Overlooking the Jurassic Coast and a short distance from Torquay, Paignton and Exeter, Newton Abbot has one major road, the A380. Trains to London can take just 2 hours and 32 minutes. The nearest international airport is at Exeter.
News – DevonLive is the best source for local Newton Abbot news and events
It starts with your Newton Abbot removals but you’ll soon be living like a local. To help you ‘go native’ we’ve picked the very best Newton Abbot has to offer;
A great afternoon out, there’s a play area for kids, delicious café, farm shop selling the best local produce, award winning butchers, all surrounded by stunning countryside.
Go Visit! – Haytor Road, Bovey Tracey, TQ13 9LL
You simply can’t get more ‘local’ than enjoying a glass of cider at Ye Olde Cider Bar. A veritable temple dedicated to the worship of the world’s finest apple inspired beverage!
Go Visit! – 99 East Street, TQ12 2LD
Stock up in style. No matter what the occasion, family celebration, Sunday brunch or just filling up the kitchen with your favourite treats, this amazing deli is packed with flavour!
Go Visit! – 43 Fore Street, Bovey Tracey, TQ13 9AD
The lovely team at Nature’s Bounty are on a mission to improve your quality of life naturally. Specialising in health and wellness they have a large selection of products and a treatment room.
Go Visit! – 84 Queen Street, TQ12 2ET
So much more than humble fish and chips, Jacksons have taken the nation’s favourite dish to another level. Sustainably sourced fish and chips at its finest
Go Visit! – 52 Queen St, TQ12 2EW
This historic town knows how to enjoy itself. There is a packed events calendar with a number of festivals throughout the year, many of which revolve around food and drink. Perhaps the pinnacle of these is the Cheese & Onion Fair (also known as the Autumn Fair) when pasties are paraded through the streets. Yes, they take their pasties very seriously!
Sitting in an area of outstanding natural beauty, Newton Abbot benefits from both Dartmoor National Park and the Jurassic Coast. You really will be spoilt for choice with stunning countryside to explore in every direction, which has inspired artists for generations.
This historic town is a real favourite for food lovers. Packed with amazing producers, cafes and delis, if you enjoy the flavours of the South West, you’ll love Newton Abbot.
Newton Abbot’s market can be traced back over 750 years and while the town gets its name from the medieval abbey, evidence has dated the area to the Iron Age. There are a number of historic sites of significant interest for budding history buffs.
There is also a cinema, active amateur-dramatics scene, art clubs and various societies to get involved in.
Within easy driving distance of Torquay, Paignton and Exeter, the main route in and out of Newton Abbot is the A380. There is a mainline station and trains to London take in excess of 2 hours and 30 minutes. If you’re flying, the nearest airport is Exeter International.