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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
If you’re moving to Richmond, staying within the borough or heading further afield, we offer relocation services throughout the area including;
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Schools – You can prepare for your family’s move with the latest Ofsted reports for Richmond HERE.
Population – The 2011 census stated Richmond’s population had reached 21,469.
Transport – Richmond lies close to the M4 offering direct routes into London. The A3 sits just to the south of Richmond Park. The nearest airports are Heathrow (24 minutes) and Gatwick (53 minutes). The fastest trains into London take 19 minutes and Richmond is included in the London Transport map covered by the Oyster Card scheme.
News – The Richmond & Twickenham Times covers all the local news and events.
Richmond has so much to offer, here’s our pick of the best local spots;
This little gem sits in the arches of Richmond Bridge. With a vegan menu, it offers fair trade and organ fayre and is a perfect place to enjoy a glass of wine, or tasty cake beside the Thames.
Go Visit! – 2 The Arches, Beneath Richmond Bridge, TW9 1TH
If you love sleek lines, crisp natural finishes and Danish design, Butikken stocks homewares, furniture, kitchenware, textiles, toiletries, consumables, gifts and more.
Go Visit! – 200 Upper Richmond Road West, East Sheen, SW14 8AN
The very taste of Richmond, you can get to know your local brew thanks to their friendly tap room. Artisan beer, brewed by passionate people, it’s beer at its finest!
Go Visit! – Unit 7 Hampden Road, KT1 3LG
Foodies can find the finest ingredients that are handpicked by the friendly and knowledgeable team.
There’s also a great café offering take-away service. Win/win!
Go Visit! – 2 Worple Way, TW10 6DF
The greatest thing since sliced bread? This artisan bakery and coffee shop produces the finest daily bakes. From the weekly loaf to that “I shouldn’t… but I will.” treat. Delicious!
Go Visit! – 54 Friars Stile Road, TW10 6NQ
Richmond has been a favourite royal hangout for centuries. Henry VIII put it firmly on the map when he took ownership of Hampton Court Palace and Queen Victoria opened it the general public and ‘common folk’ have been coming to Richmond since to enjoy the parks, cosmopolitan vibe and rich history.
The town is a hotbed for small and independent business of every description, from web and interior design to boat building and a huge selection of cafes, bars and restaurants. It’s also a big hit with media types and has been home to all kinds of famous faces from Rolling Stones to knighted naturalists.
There is certainly no shortage of outdoor space. As well as 2,500 acres of Richmond Park, home to wild deer and an area of scientific interest, there is Richmond Green, plus golf courses, play areas, bike lanes and more. There’s also a theatre, cinema and a surprising number of live music venues.
Richmond is covered by London Transport so your Oyster Card will get you around on public transport. If you prefer to travel under your own steam there are plenty of bike and pedestrian paths. Getting into the city is easy with access to the M4, A3 and the speediest trains take around 19 minutes. The closest airport is Heathrow, 24 minutes by car.