If you’re moving to Westbury, our friendly team will help you create a bespoke package to suit your exact needs. All our relocations include;
Westbury has I secondary school, 4 primary schools and a number of nurseries. You can view Ofsted scores for the area HERE.
In 2011 the town’s population stood at 14,709.
Westbury is handy commuter town for Bath, trains take around 25 minutes. The fastest trains to London (Paddington) take 1 hour and 22 minutes. Westbury sits on the A350, between Warminster and Trowbridge, 10 minutes from Longleat Safari Park. The nearest airport is at Bristol.
The local newspaper is the White Horse News.
Armishaws’ Westbury removals cover the surrounding area, providing local, national and international relocations tailored to your exact requirements;
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Hold your white horses! Once the boxes are unpacked (don’t forget to take advantage of our free cardboard recycling service), you can check out the best of the town;
This fantastic one stop DIY shop sells, well, everything. Paints, tools, seeds, gardenalia, homeware, kitchen gadgets… It really is Westbury’s most loved store.
Whether satisfying your own sweet tooth or a weekend treat for the kids, you’ll find everything from long forgotten childhood favourites to Harry Potter candies and more.
Quite simply the greatest fish and chips on the planet. Harlees are a small chain based in the South West with superb customer service, a great menu and food that is off the scales (see what we did there?).
Just outside Westbury this excellent farm shop sells fresh local produce, gifts, tasty treats and even has a superb brewery. Plus, there’s a tasty café because shopping is hungry work!
Once an important market town with a cloth and glove industry, Westbury held borough status and at one point had two MPs. It has played a vital role in England’s history, providing pivotal moments for British (and indeed world) politics and also a turning point in the very formation in the creation of England as a country.
Today a quiet town, it doesn’t have the biggest range of shops but it does have a busy and noisy events calendar including colourful music festivals and Christmas traditions.
Westbury has one of the country’s oldest swimming pools, there is also a leisure centre and a number of good restaurants. Shopaholics won’t find too much to get their plastic out for, but Warminster and Trowbridge both offer a wider selection of shops.
Westbury has a number of festivals including a vintage car show, summer festival, Christmas festival (both held in the market square), there is also the Westbury Festival with live music and performance, plus the Village Pump Festival that has hosted names like The Proclaimers, Bellowhead and Fishermen’s Friends.
Bratton Camp overlooking the white horse was the site of an Iron Age fort and today is a Site of Special Scientific Interest.
Within easy commuting distance to Bath, Westbury has a mainline rail station and London can be reached in 1 hour and 22 minutes. The main road through the town is the A350 linking Warminster and Trowbridge although in recent time locals have been fighting for a bypass to be built.