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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
Schools – Families moving to the area can view the latest Ofsted scores for Tiverton.
Population – At the time of the 2011 You.Gov census Tiverton had a population of 21,000.
Transport – 6 miles from the M5, Tiverton lies in the heart of the Devon countryside. By car it’s a 28-minute hop to Taunton and 29 minutes to Exeter where you’ll find the nearest airport. Tiverton doesn’t have a train station (within the town) so busses are required for train routes to Bristol, Cardiff, while the fastest journey time to London is 1 hour and 52 minutes.
News – The best source for local news and events is DevonLive.
Having completed your Tiverton removals, it’s time to explore this picturesque town. Here’s our rundown of the best Tiverton has to offer;
Sitting in a beautiful Grade 2 listed building, Frou Frou Bistro is both pleasing on the eye and the palate. Local produce, fresh baked bread, fine wines and cocktails. A treat any time of the day!
Go Visit! – 43 Gold Street, EX16 6QB
There is no finer place than the South West to sample great cider, and there are few finer than Aston Manor Brewery. Right on your doorstep, cider simply doesn’t get better than this!
Go Visit! – Howden Road, EX16 5HL
Making hand-crafted jewellery, glass beads, artwork, lighting and gifts, Avo is a fantastic, independent store. They even offer glass shops if you fancy giving it a go?
Go Visit! – 12 Angel Hill, EX16 6UY
A short drive east, Halberton sell farm fresh produce, fruit and vegetables, dairy products, there’s a meat counter and even a delicious café, all in stunning surroundings.
Go Visit! – High Street, Halberton, EX16 7AW
No trip into the town is complete without dropping into The Flying Pickle. This great café and deli is the perfect place to pick up something special.
Go Visit! – 40 Gold Street, EX16 6PY
In the heart of the Devon countryside, surrounded by pretty villages and fantastic scenery, Tiverton is a historic town with independent shops and fantastic eateries. The town boasts a farmers’ market and busy social calendar with festivals, events and even a hot air balloon company if you want to take the trip of a lifetime.
As well as plenty of great places to eat, there are a number of vineyards and farm shops for committed foodies to explore, plus a monthly farmers market. If you feel the need to burn off a few calories there’s a 3km tree trail which is suitable for bikes, dog walks and running. There’s also the Great Western Canal Country Park, a wide-open expanse for exercise, ball games or picnics that runs beside the canal, another lovely place to take a stroll.
Historians are spoilt for choice with a number of castles and historic sites in the area. There are a number of historic houses open to the public and traditional lace shop and museum. You can also have a good chuckle at a regular comedy night.
If Joe Wicks isn’t your thing you can join others at Tiverton Leisure Centre with tennis courts, swimming pool, football pitches, gym and regular classes.
Close to the M5 and equidistant from Exeter and Taunton (both under 30 minutes by car), Tiverton sits in idyllic countryside but is surprisingly well-connected for such a quaint and picturesque spot. The nearest airport is Exeter. Tiverton Parkway Train Station sits beside the M5 (a bus ride from the town) and trains to London Waterloo take 1 hour and 52 minutes.