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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.
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
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Schools – If you’re on the move with younger family members, you can check out the latest Ofsted scores for the local schools See reports here.
Population – According to the 2011 census, Wootton Bassett had a population of 11,385.
Transport – Just 6 miles from the commuter town of Swindon, Royal Wootton Basset is a stone’s throw from the M4 offering routes to London and South Wales. It lies close to both the North Wessex and Cotswolds Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There is no train station in the town, the closest can be found at Chippenham (10 miles), with services to London Paddington. Bristol International is the closest airport (39 miles).
Here’s our picks of the finest independent shops you can enjoy;
A lovely place to find lovely things, Sorelle is a gift and home shop that is packed full of ‘must haves’ for you or to surprise someone else. A little gem of a shop.
Merchant House, 34 High Street, SN4 7AF
Dan’s Deli puts smiles on faces with its superb charcuterie, artisan cheeses, handmade scotch eggs and savouries, pulled pork, brisket…. Mmmmmmmm!
41B High Street, SN4 7AF
As well as your new home you can give your new garden a complete makeover with help from the fantastic Greatfield Garden Centre.
Greatfield, Royal Wootton Bassett, SN4 8EQ
With the warm Wiltshire climate, dining outdoors is part pf local life. Wiltshire Teak create amazing outdoor dining spaces, sun loungers, benches and more.
Purley Farm, Bradon, SN5 OAN
No fancy foams, no edible petals, this is real café food, it’s hot, it’s delicious and there’s lots of it. A proper, friendly café, the way cafes should be!
Unit 4, Apsley House, SN4 7AQ
Home to one of Wiltshire’s famous white horses, Royal Wootton Bassett is best known for it’s links to RAF Lyneham and received its ‘royal’ status in recognition for the respects shown by the locals to the repatriation of fallen service personnel passing through the town. There are a wealth of independent shops, weekly and monthly markets, great transport links and miles of beautiful countryside with both the North Wessex and Cotswolds Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty within easy reach.
History buffs can learn all about the town’s past at the local museum. Foodies can get their fix at the weekly market as well as a monthly farmers market which also attracts vintage goods and all manner of quirky finds plus a range of locally produced treats and produce.
There is an annual arts festival and other town events through the year. Just outside the town lies the Jubilee Lake, surrounded by ancient woodlands and wetlands providing habitat for a range of species. Plus the rather sticky Mud Springs that are worth a visit (but take your wellies!). If you prefer to exercise indoors there’s a leisure centre with a gym, swimming pool, sports hall and fitness classes for all ages.
Close to Swindon with its large shopping centre featuring all the big high street names, Royal Wootton Bassett is just off the M4 motorway. Currently there is no train station, the nearest can be found 10 miles away at Chippenham. The closet airport is Bristol International.