Let Armishaws do the heavy lifting with a bespoke removals package tailored to your move.
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 – You can find the latest Ofsted reports and scores for Shepton Mallet
Population – In 2011 the government census calculated Shepton Mallet had a population of 10,810.
Transport – Situated on the A37, Shepton Mallet lies 19 miles to the south of Bath. The closest train station can be found 8 miles away at Castle Cary. If you’re planning any overseas trips, the nearest airport is Bristol International, approximately 21 miles north.
News – There is a local news website covering all local events Shepton Mallet Nub.
You’ll find a wealth of independent shops to explore – here’s our rundown of our favourites;
Exactly what it says on the tin, this former bank is now a magical looking café supporting local artists. As well as incredible food and stunning art, there’s live music, comedy nights and more.
13 High St, BA4 5AA
The finest scent in Shepton Mallet, this amazing, family-run bakery is part of the heart and soul of Shepton. Stunning bakes, friendly service and community spirit.
39 High St, BA4 5AQ
Somerset’s largest furniture store (70,000²ft), you’ll find everything you could possibly need for your new home, right on your new doorstep. Great shop, great people.
64 High Street, BA4 5AX
The taste of Somerset, food doesn’t get fresher (or tastier) than this. Farm fresh produce and a great selection of local, artisan producers, there’s even a lovely café on site!
Pylle, BA4 6TA
If you want an old look for your new home and love giving a second life to older furniture, you’ll love this charming vintage and antique shop, packed with amazing finds.
2 High Street, BA4 5AN
Dating back to the Bronze Age, Shepton has a fascinating history, from the nearby caves and their mysterious markings, where signs of inhabitation (and more strange goings on), have been discovered, to Roman settlers, Civil War, Rebellion, Napoleonic prisoners, Kray Twins, Ghosts… It’s one of the most fascinating towns in the South West.
There is also a lively events calendar that includes the Friday market (which actually dates back to the Middle Ages) and some wonderfully eccentric and typically Somerset celebrations. The town is also steeped in good taste, from local producers and independent shops to Shepton’s cider heritage. We’ll raise a glass to that!
Small but mighty, Shepton has a good-sized population but retains a village feel. There are live performances at the Academy Theatre and also a leisure centre. If you love history there’s no shortage of sites to explore including HMP Shepton Mallet, Britain’s most haunted prison which now holds sleepover events… If you dare! Shepton is also the closest spot to the Bath and Weston Show Ground, which hosts country shows, vintage fairs, antique fairs, Truckfest and more.
19 miles south of Bath, on the A37, Shepton lies on the route of the ancient Fosse Way. Today’s travellers will find the nearest train station at Castle Cary (8 miles), of if you’re spreading your wings further afield, the nearest airport is at Bristol (21 miles).