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Britannia Turnbulls is your local Castleford removals company, offering a huge range of both removals and storage services in Castleford and the surrounding areas.
The Britannia Turnbulls base is in Leeds and we cover the entire Leeds region and across Yorkshire. Our experienced and professional staff are always on hand to help with your move or storage needs.
Removal Services in Castleford
At Britannia Turnbulls, we can help with your removals in Castleford, whether you’re moving across town or internationally. We have an extensive network across the country and overseas, so there’s no move too near or far.
We can assist with either your home move or your Castleford business removals, from carrying out a pre-move survey to assess what services you might need, to packing your items, to shipping to your new home or business premises.
Storage Services in Castleford
If you’re looking for storage in Castleford, our convenient Leeds based storage centre offers both long and short term storage solutions. We have both container storage for items that you won’t need to access frequently, and self-storage to give you more flexibility and easy access.
We have a range of storage units for either your home or business storage needs, whether you need to store a couple of items or a whole property’s worth. Our safe and secure storage centre uses state-of-the art technology to keep your items protected, with friendly and professional staff on hand to help with your storage needs.
Castleford is a town in West Yorkshire, with a history dating back to Roman times where it was a Roman army settlement. Now, this bustling market town has much to offer, with a range of shops, restaurants and bars in the town centre, and historic museums to explore Castleford’s past. There’s also lots of fun entertainment for the whole family, like LaserZone, a climbing wall, adventure golf, and an indoor snow slope for skiing and snowboarding.
Castleford is also home to the rugby league Super League team, Castleford Tigers, which a huge supporting community around the team.
Moving to Castleford
Castleford features mainly Victorian terraced homes nearer the centre of town, and more modern property in the suburbs. Terraced houses sell for an average of £127,063 and semi-detached homes go for around £149,812. Larger detached homes sell for around £245,815.
Popular areas in Castleford include Ferry Fryston and Fryston Village, the suburb of Airedale, and Glasshoughton, which have lots of green areas and access to local amenities.
Schools in Castleford
There are a number of good primary and secondary schools across Castleford. Glasshoughton Infant Academy received an Outstanding on their latest Ofsted rating, and Castleford Wheldon Infant School and Fairburn View Primary both received Good ratings.
For secondary schools, Castleford Academy received an Outstanding in their latest Ofsted rating, and Airedale Academy received a rating of Good. The New College Pontefract offers sixth form education and received an Outstanding in their Ofsted rating.
Transport Links in Castleford
Castleford is close to the M62, connecting the town to the rest of Northern England, including Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds and Bradford. Driving to Leeds takes around 25 minutes and the journey to Manchester takes around an hour and twenty minutes.
Castleford has its train station, with services coming in and returning to the West. Trains to Leeds take around 20 minutes and trains to Manchester take around an hour and a half. Trains to London take between two and a half and three hours.
The Glasshoughton area of the town also has its own station, with trains to Leeds taking around half an hour and trains to Manchester taking an hour and forty minutes.
The local River Aire and River Calder are industrial waterways and also host tourism.
For more information on removals in Castleford, speak to our friendly and knowledgeable staff on 01132 089629 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, you can use the Quick Quote box at the top of this page to get an idea of cost.