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Wakefield Removals

Britannia Appleyards is an established Wakefield removal company covering the entire Leeds region and surrounding areas in Yorkshire. We offer a wide range of services in Wakefield, including home removals, international moves, office moves and storage services.

Having been in the removals industry for over 100 years, we have established ourselves as one of the premier removal companies in South Yorkshire. Having gained considerable experience we strive to offer the very best in customer service every single time.

Removal Services in Wakefield

If you’re moving home and need removal services in Wakefield or the surrounding areas, Britannia Appleyards can help. Whether you’re just moving down the road or to another country, we can make the whole process completely hassle-free for you.

We can provide you with all the packing materials you need or we have a dedicated team who can professionally pack your belongings for you, so you know they’ll arrive safely at your destination. Whether you’re moving a few items or a whole household, we have the expert knowledge and friendly team to help make your move stress-free.

Contact us to arrange a free quote and find out how we can help with your Wakefield removals.

Storage Services in Wakefield

If you need storage services in Wakefield, Britannia Appleyards local Leeds storage centre is easily accessible and convenient.

We have all sorts of storage solutions available, including storage that you can access quickly and around the clock, and container storage for a long-term solution when you don’t need to access your belongings. Our storage centre is protected with state-of-the-art security so you know your items will be safe.

Contact us today to speak to our friendly team about your storage needs.

About Wakefield

Wakefield is a small city located just south of Leeds, halfway between England’s east and west coastlines. The city is steeped in history, going all the way back to Roman times. More recently it has undergone extensive regeneration projects, including a new shopping centre, a waterfront development and a new art gallery. It has many museums and historical sites, like the National Coal Mining Museum and the Wakefield Cathedral. The 500-acre West Yorkshire Sculpture Park is also nearby.

Moving to Wakefield

The average price for property is significantly lower than in Leeds, which is why it’s so popular with commuters. A one-bed apartment can be found in the city from £40,000 to £125,000. The average price for a three-bedroom home is £230,000.

Popular areas in Wakefield include Notton, Sandal and Crofton. Newmillerdam, Darrington and Walton are pricier and more exclusive, with the average price for detached properties being around £360,000.

Schools in Wakefield

Schools in Wakefield generally offer a high standard of education. The Outwood Academy City Fields and Castleford Academy secondary schools in Wakefield both received ‘outstanding’ on their last Ofsted report. Trinity Academy Cathedral is currently the highest performing school in Wakefield for pupil attainment.

There are also a good number of excellent primary schools, including Jerry Clay Academy, Outwood Primary Academy Lofthouse Gate and Carleton Park Junior and Infant School.

Transport Links in Wakefield

The city of Leeds is only 10 miles away from Wakefield, making it convenient for commuters. Some people choose to cycle but for others, the train from Wakefield to Leeds takes 15 minutes. There are also direct rail services to London King’s Cross, which takes around two hours, plus services to Plymouth, Sheffield, Huddersfield, and Doncaster. There are also 48 bus routes that run through the city centre.

Wakefield sits on the crossroads of the M1, M62 and A1 motorway network, taking you to London, Hull, Manchester and Doncaster.


For more information on removals in Wakefield, please don’t hesitate to contact one of our staff by calling us on 01709 848427 or emailing Alternatively, you can use the Quick Quote box at the top of this page to get an idea of cost.

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