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Britannia George Bernard Shaw is your local Heaton removals company. We’re a family-run business with over 40 years’ experience moving and storing belongings in Heaton and the surrounding areas.
Removals in Heaton
Britannia George Bernard Shaw aims to make your move as simple as possible. We can facilitate all sizes of moves, wherever you’re moving to, whether it be local, national, or international. We’ll tailor our services to your needs, offering full or part professional packing, or just providing the materials so you can pack yourself. All our moves will have a pre-move survey, so we know exactly what will be required for your specific move.
We can also assist with business moves in Heaton. Our commercial moves team has the specialist skills and knowledge to relocate your business securely and efficiently, with minimal disruption to your day-to-day running.
Storage in Heaton
If you need storage in Heaton, Britannia George Bernard Shaw’s secure storage facility is the solution. We provide a range of storage services, with long-term container storage and flexible, accessible self-storage. We offer competitive rates and cost-effective storage solutions, whether you need just a few items stored or the contents of a whole property.
Moving to Heaton
Heaton is a district and suburb in Newcastle upon Tyne, about 2 miles east of the city centre. Heaton Park is a hub for the district, with open green space to walk and picnic. The park is also an events space, holding Heaton Festival every summer which sees around 10,000 attendees and features live music, creative writing sessions, and local food stalls.
Heaton has a lot of Edwardian and Victorian property, bringing period charm and character features. There are also a lot of semi-detached homes built in the 20th century, plus more modern developments across the town. There are large, detached homes that offer park views in Heaton Park View, which also has a converted Victorian Library now home to luxury flats.
Schools in Heaton
There are many primary schools across Heaton, including St Teresa’s Catholic Primary School, Ravenswood Primary School and Hotspur Primary School. Ravenswood and Hotspur both have Good Ratings from Ofsted, whereas St Teresa’s has recently converted to an academy and has yet to have an inspection. Heaton has a large secondary school, Jesmond Park Academy, which has a Good rating from Ofsted and a student-to-teacher ratio of 18:1.
Transport Links Heaton
Heaton is part of the Tyne and Wear Metro network, with a few stations around the area. There are regular services to Newcastle and Gateshead. The nearest national rail station is Manors Railway Station, with regular services to Newcastle, Carlisle, and Morpeth. Newcastle Station is a 15-minute drive from Heaton, with regular services to London, Liverpool, Edinburgh and Plymouth.
Driving to Newcastle City Centre takes just 10 minutes, or it can be walked in around 35 minutes. Driving to Whitley Bay from Heaton takes 20 minutes.
The area is well connected by buses, with regular services to Newcastle, Whitley Bay, and South Shields.
For more information about Heaton 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.