Faringdon removals

Faringdon removals

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    Family Owned 
Business Est. 1857

    Family Owned
    Business Est. 1857

    British Association
of Removers

    British Association
    of Removers

    Member of The 
Armishaws Group

    Member of The
    Armishaws Group

    Our Faringdon Removals Service Includes… 

    • Uniformed Crew
      Uniformed Crew
      Our trained crews are DBS checked and carry photo ID.
    • Mileage
      There are no hidden costs. All our quotes include mileage.
    • Goods in Transit Cover
      Goods in Transit Cover
      Restricted liability is provided as standard.*
    • Robe Cartons
      Robe Cartons
      Clothes travel in style in our robe cartons.
    • Covers & Blankets
      Covers & Blankets
      Slot-on, padded covers protect white goods and furniture.
    • Carbon Footprint Offsetting
      Carbon Footprint Offsetting
      To offset carbon emissions we’re planting 2,000 trees.
    • Used Box Recycling Service
      Used Box Recycling Service
      We’ll collect your flat boxes for recycling (or reuse).**
    • Recycled Materials
      Recycled Materials
      We use recycled/recyclable materials where possible.
    • Biodegradable Mattress Bags
      Biodegradable Mattress Bags
      Mattress bags are used once, then recycled.
    • Carpet Runners
      Carpet Runners
      Floor protection is available for both locations.**

    *Other options are available.
    **Fees may apply.

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    Over's Removals

    Why our customers trust our Faringdon removals…

    5 Quickfire Faringdon Facts

    1. Faringdon Myths
      Some claim that the famous incident when King Alfred the Great burnt the cakes happened in Faringdon, although Athelney in Somerset would disagree and is the more likely spot. It’s also claimed Old King Cole lived in Faringdon, but he was actually a northern king. And just for good measure, All Saints Church is supposed to be haunted by Sir Robert Pye, a local nobleman who had his head blown off at sea by his disproving mother-in-law. Families eh!?! Pft!
    2. Waltzing Matilda
      Historically Faringdon appears to have enjoyed a good scrap. In 1145 Empress Matilda had a fort in the town during The Anarchy when she was fighting for the throne. King Stephen heard of her whereabouts, he came knocking (with his army) and Matilda was forced to flee in her nightclothes.
    3. Our ‘enry
      In 1387 things kicked off a second time. The Earl of Oxford fought at the Battle of Radcot Bridge just outside Faringdon during Richard II’s reign. Rebellious earls had stripped the king of his power so his nephew, Robert, Earl of Oxford gathered an army and rode to subdue the rebels. Things didn’t go well, his army did a runner and he was forced to swim across the river to avoid capture. Robert would go on to become King Henry IV.
    4. Not Again!
      It all got a bit tasty again during the English Civil War then the King’s royalist army occupied Faringdon. Cromwell’s lot weren’t happy so set up canons on top of Folly Hill and bombarded the entire town while trying to destroy the church where the defenders had set up their base.
    5. Swinging Good Time
      Just for good measure, after the failed Monmouth Rebellion in 1685, Hanging Judge Jefferys visited the town and held court in the Crown Pub. True to form he executed a number of people in the town as a warning to others who might rebel against the King.

    Useful Faringdon Links & Information

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    Population – At the time of the 2011 YouGov census, the population of Faringdon was 7,121.

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    Local Council – Find information, contact details and updates from Faringdon Town Council.

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    Nearest Tip – View opening times and location of your nearest waste & recycling centre.

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    Newspaper – “Read all about it!” Get local news online from the Faringdon News.

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    Schools – View the latest Faringdon schools Ofsted reports.

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    Weather – Be prepared for your moving day whatever the Faringdon weather forecast says.

    Thank You Over’s

    See what Over’s customers are saying…

    Darryn and Kyle, the two removal men were just brilliant in carrying out their duties. Nothing was too much trouble. They are an asset to your company and great Ambassadors for your business. My wife and I felt on occasions they went above and beyond the normal service and went out of their way to help ease the process and stress of moving.

    - Andy Cookson – June 2021

    The two crew movers that moved me are exceptional. Polite, hardworking, and professional. Nothing was too much, no problems or complaints. They packed, moved me out, and moved me in. Constantly ensuring everything was where I wanted it and fine tune placement of my items. I could not have moved in without their, and the team at Armishaws efforts. Thank you for getting (injured) me, and my family in our new home safe and complete.

    - Alan Edmunds - June 2021

    Excellent removals experience on a two day local move in Somerset. Despite hail, the removals men did a fantastic job, and kept a sense of humour throughout. Nothing was too much trouble putting things where we wanted them in various sheds when we arrived. Toby and Ben made the experience SO much more fun, and less stressful. Cannot recommend them too highly.

    - Helen Williams – May 2021

    Faringdon Removals Company
    Whether you are moving to or from Faringdon, or beyond, we pride ourselves on making the experience as hassle-free and streamlined as possible. With over 160 years of experience as a leading UK removal company, our personable, expert removals team will take the stress out of moving home or office.

    The benefits of hiring a local removals firm in Faringdon.

    • Employing a local removals company in Faringdon means we spend less travelling time to your residence.
    • Unrivalled geographical knowledge of Faringdon & the surrounding areas.
    • We know the traffic flow, best times of day to move and where to park.
    • We offer overnight storage (or for as long as you require) at our nearby Hampshire-based storage facilities.
    • Our size allows us to be more competitive than many other local removal companies across Hampshire, Surrey & Berkshire
    • Free removal estimates and removals advice before, during and after your move!
    • We employ local people doing local work

    Secure Household Storage in Faringdon
    Are you a homeowner requiring long or short term household storage for furniture and personal effects for which you no longer have room? Do you need secure flexible household storage at short notice, with the minimum of fuss?

    With our multiple, large, secure purpose-built Hampshire storage facilities located in Aldershot, Farnborough and Petersfield, we can cater for all your storage needs. We can also arrange to collect and storage your belongings on your behalf. Please visit our Storage Service for further details.

    Why use Over’s for your storage needs?

    • Our household & commercial storage prices are cheaper than most other storage facilities in Hampshire and Surrey
    • Flexible storage – we can even deliver, collect and store your belongings for you
    • Friendly staff available on site: our experienced warehouse staff will be on hand to assist customers with packaging, loading and unloading.
    • Our facilities incorporate the latest sophisticated fire and security systems

    Of course, it’s not just the calibre of our personnel that matters. We are also proud of our modern fleet of specialised removal vehicles, lifting equipment, packaging and dedicated storage facilities to help us best cater to all your storage requirements.

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