Moving with Us in 4 Easy Steps!
We feel it is important that you know exactly what your moving costs will be upfront with no nasty surprises.
Our surveyor will conduct a detailed pre-move survey to ascertain the volume of effects being moved.
The surveyor will either visit your home or conduct a video survey and note any items you want to transfer.
There will also be an opportunity to discuss any special requirements or questions you may have.
Once the consultation has been carried out, a free no obligation written quotation will follow within 48 hours.
Our quotation will outline exactly what is covered, as per your instructions and a price.
If you are not quite at the stage of wanting to receive a home visit you can still take advantage of our Guesstimate tool.
Just complete the quick estimate form on our website to get an approximate idea of the costs involved.
Having been specialists in removals for so long, we can assure you that there is nothing we have not moved before.
You can rest assured that your personal belongings will be well protected and safe throughout the transportation process.
When you choose the option of a full packing service, everything will be wrapped, packed and listed on a detailed inventory before being loaded onto the vehicle.
A copy of the inventory will follow shortly after.
4 Moving & Storage
White & Company is also able to provide flexible storage solutions for all your needs.
Whether that be storage while you have building works carried out on your new home or while you live in rented accommodation for a period of time.
Whatever your storage needs may be we can help. We offer a range of different sized units with competitive prices, easy access in safe, dry and secure personally dedicated storage containers.
Are you looking for removals to Wetherby? White and Company offers a full removals service to various cities and towns in West Yorkshire, including Leeds, Rothwell, Harrogate and York.
We offer a wide range of removals services, including packing and storage solutions at 19 secure warehouse locations across the country.
As founder members of the British Association of Removers you can rest assured that your personal belongings are in safe hands.
To find out more about removals services in Wetherby or any other destination in West Yorkshire, don’t hesitate to get in contact.
About White & Company
White & Company has 16 branches located across the UK from the Channel Islands to Scotland and a network of industry partners.
Our relocation network us to provide the perfect removal solution no matter where you’re moving.
We have 240 specialist vehicles, fully trained and security cleared removals staff and 19 storage locations across the UK.
Much of our work comes from personal recommendations, an accolade which speaks for itself. Through hard work, commitment and excellent service, we are now one of the industry’s largest removal companies.
Our Mission Statement
“To continue the traditions founded in 1871 by providing the quality expected by our clients; backed up by superb packing materials, highly trained crews, effective management and a genuine commitment to customer care and the environment.”
Rest assured you can trust White & Company to take care of your personal effects with care and respect from collection to delivery.
Why move to Wetherby?
Wetherby is a market town on the banks of the River Wharfe which in 2018 The Times named one of the best places to live in the UK. Set within the affluent ‘golden triangle’ of Leeds, Harrogate and York, Wetherby is an affluent and desirable relocation destination.
The town’s heyday was in the 1700’s when it was a prime staging post for travellers. Today those various inns and alehouses have helped render it a permanent location for various families looking for a slower pace of life. Here’s why it continues to prove so popular:
Excellent commuter credentials with easy access to Leeds, York, Harrogate, etc via the A1(M). The railway station at Kirk Hammerton is just 20 minutes away and provides onwards connections to London and the rest of the country.
Tons of amenities and leisure activities including an enviable range of pubs, an independent cinema and retailers and Wetherby’s famous race track.
Weekly markets held in the square selling the best and freshest vegetables, pictures frames, rugs, flowers, stationery and much more.
Beautiful and large families homes with Georgian décor and features and the backdrop of the stunning countryside on your doorstop.
Excellent and high performing primary and secondary schools within a short distance.
If it’s a breath of fresh country air you are after but easy access to city life for work and play, then you can do far worse than Wetherby.
Schools & Education
Wetherby houses some exceptional primary schools, including St Joseph’s Catholic school Wetherby and Primrose Lane Boston Spa. Both have been rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted, with the education regulator judging Crossley Street and Deighton Gates to also be of a ‘Good’ standard.
The local secondary school, Wetherby High School is run by the City of Leeds Local Education Authority and teaches pupils from the ages of 11-16, with a sixth form providing further education up to 18.
Further afield there are several excellent independent schools on offer in the area, including Leeds Grammar and Queen Ethelburgas which both boast excellent GCSE and A Level results.
The closest college is Leeds City College which offers a wide range of qualifications including A Levels, BTECs and other vocational qualifications. It also provides industry standard qualifications in sectors such as health and social care, catering and hair and beauty, among others.
Working in Wetherby
The local economy is small and largely centred around the market and local businesses. As such many residents opt to commute to work to the larger cities and towns of Leeds, York and Harrogate.
That said, there is a number of national and international companies based in nearby industrial estates. There is plenty of opportunity to work for the five large national supermarkets which offer employment across all aspects: customer service, warehousing, distribution and management.
IT jobs are becoming increasingly available in the digital age, while work in the many hotels, bars, and other areas of the leisure industry is also available both full and part-time.
Things to Do in Wetherby
Wetherby is a vibrant market town with no shortage of leisure activities and shopping facilities. It’s prime location in the heart of the Yorkshire countryside means it is well placed for days out exploring the Yorkshire Dales, the North York Moors and the East Coast.
The popular farmer’s market is held once a month and features a variety of produce and specialty products. Wetherby’s Thursday market is a time-honoured tradition dating back to 1240 when the Knights Templar were granted the right to hold a weekly market by the Royal Charter. Check it out and pick up a bargain.
Sport plays a large part of the community with the Leeds United training ground based at Thorp Arch. TV cameras descend on the revamped horse racing course throughout the year with an extensive racing programme that takes place over 300 acres of rolling parkland.
The annual Wetherby Arts Festival, which began in 1977, aims to promote the arts by providing a platform for local groups to perform. The festival draws in large audiences every October to celebrate the best in music, dance and theatre, amongst many more.
Property Prices in Wetherby
Wetherby is an attractive and desirable area, particularly among young families. As such the average property values have gone up by 0.57% during the past year and the average property price now stands at £407,495. (As per Zoopla April 2019)
The town offers an array of housing options that range from waterside penthouses and maisonettes to small terraces and semi-detached houses.
There are some lovely new developments situated along the Wharfe. Head to Spofforth Hill if you are looking for a large Victorian detached home. Some pretty Victorian terraced are located in the centre of the town and the up-market area of Linton which sits next to the local golf club.
Highest value streets
Linton Lane, Linton, Wetherby LS22
The Spinney, Wetherby LS22
The Ridge, Linton, Wetherby LS22
College Farm Lane, Linton, Wetherby LS22
Trip Lane, Linton, Wetherby LS22
Highest turnover streets
St. Edwards Terrace, Clifford, Wetherby LS23
Church View Mews, Clifford, Wetherby LS23
Micklethwaite Steps, Wetherby LS22
Micklethwaite Mews, Wetherby LS22
Montagu Mews, Wetherby LS22
Popular Places to Live Near Wetherby
- Barkston Ash
- Barwick in Elmet
- Bilton in Ainsty
- Bolton Percy
- Boston Spa
- Burton Salmon
- Church Fenton
- East Keswick
- Great Preston
- Green Hammerston
- Kirk Deighton
- Kirk Hammerton
- Little Fenton
- Little Ribston
- Long Marston
- Monk Fryston
- Moor Monkton
- Newton Kyme
- Sherburn in Elmet
- Thorp Arch
- Thorpe Willoughby
What Others Say…
Wayne Middleton and Brian Witherford were professional and extremely helpful. Did a brilliant job. Would recommend Whites to anyone. Thanks very much.
Have used this company regularly for 5 years including my time in the armed forces. They are professional and efficient. Will use them again on our next move.
The move went very smoothly and they were very polite.
Â A very smooth move by White and Co. The team worked very hard and were polite, professional and helpful.