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Britannia George Bernard Shaw is your local Ashington removals company. We provide friendly and efficient removals and storage services in Ashington and the wider area. We’re a family-run company with over 40 years experience providing tailored services to our customers.
Removals in Ashington
Britannia George Bernard Shaw can help with your move in Ashington, or anywhere in the UK and abroad. Our team will be on hand to help with every step of the move, providing a range of services tailored to your needs, such as professional packing.
We can also assist with your business moves in Ashington. Our commercial removals team has the training and knowledge needed to move all sorts of businesses, ensuring minimal downtime and disruption to your day-to-day running.
Storage in Ashington
If you need storage in Ashington, Britannia George Bernard Shaw can help. Our large storage depot in Newcastle offers a range of storage solutions, including container storage and flexible self-storage. Our secure storage options come at competitive rates, giving you peace of mind that your belongings are well looked after.
Moving to Ashington
Ashington is one of the largest towns in Northumberland and is a popular location for commuters to Newcastle upon Tyne. House prices in Ashington are generally affordable, making it a great place for young professionals and families.
The town has plenty of amenities, including the Ashington leisure centre which provides a gym, swimming pool, café, soft play, and fitness classes. Ashington has a strong coal mining history, which can be learned about in the local museum. The Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Country Park is home to the local nature reserve, with stunning landscapes and space for hiking, jogging, and picnics, as well as ample opportunities for wildlife-watchers.
Schools in Ashington
There are six primary schools in Ashington, with an overall student-to-teacher ratio of 18:1. Some of the best primary schools include Bothal Primary School and NCEA Bishop’s Primary School, which both have Good Ofsted ratings. There are six secondary schools in Ashington. One of the best state schools in the area is Ashington Academy, which has a Good Ofsted rating.
Transport Links Ashington
Ashington currently doesn’t have its own railway station, however, construction of the Northumberland Line is underway, which will provide services to Bedlington, Blythe, and Newcastle. In the meantime, the closest stations are at Pegswood and Morpeth. Morpeth has regular services to Newcastle, Edinburgh and London, with journeys taking 15 minutes, an hour and 20 minutes, and three hours respectively.
Driving from Ashington to Newcastle takes around 30 minutes and to Morpeth takes around 15 minutes.
For more information about Ashington removals and storage services, speak to our team by email or call 01434 372919. Alternatively, you can use the Quick Quote box at the top of this page for an idea of the cost.