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.
Removals to Worcester
Are you looking to relocate to Worcester? Moving home is not something we do on a regular basis with there often being a few years between each move.
As such, we can often lose sight of the number of belongings we accumulate on the way and come time to relocate there is lots to organise.
This is where enlisting the services of a reliable removals company is crucial. White & Company are a family owned business with over 145 years’ servicing the Worcester community.
We offer a tailor made, reliable and professional service at a competitive price. Our trained crews have tackled all sorts of challenges and can wrap, pack and transport your personal belongings with minimum fuss and delay.
Should you require it, White & Company can offer storage of some or all of your effects also. We have 19 storage facilities across the UK, offering clean, modern, easily accessible storage provision.
We serve many towns around Worcester. To find out more about how we can get your dream move underway don’t hesitate to give us a call today for a free home survey and quotation.
About White & Company
White & Company has 16 branches located across the UK from the Channel Islands to Scotland and a network of industry partners. This extensive relocation network allows us to provide the perfect removal solutions no matter where you’re moving.
Through hard work, commitment and excellent service, we are now one of the industry’s largest removal companies. We have 250 specialist vehicles, full trained and security cleared removals staff and 19 storage locations across the UK.
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 Worcester?
Worcester has been ranked the UK’s happiest city after residents scored it highly on safety, how welcoming it is and how much its people trust each other.
Not only has the City of Worcester got excellent links to road and rail travel, it is also steeped in history. In the mid-1600’s, the city played a significant part in the English Civil War. It was here that the war ended with Parliamentarian victory at the Battle of Worcester on 3 September 1651.
The imposing Anglican Worcester Cathedral has stood in the city since 1084. As well as providing architecture lovers with fascinating cloisters and tombs to explore, the Cathedral also hosts several community events, including some excellent classical music concerts.
The loved UK sauce, Lea & Perrins’ Traditional Worcestershire Sauce can be found here in Worcester. Originally sold in 1837 from a dispensing chemist’s in Broad Street, Worcester; it is currently produced in the Midland Road factory in Worcester.
Situated close to the beautiful Malvern Hills and the River Severn, Worcester is within a green belt region that extends into the wider surrounding counties which are dotted with picture-postcard villages and rural hamlets.
Although a commute into London is possible, many of Worcester’s inhabitants commute to larger cities such as Birmingham or Coventry for work or find employment closer to home in the many manufacturing plants, educational campuses and shops located throughout the city.
This fantastic city has an awful lot going for it. Location, travel, history, scenery and with its economic growth being among the strongest in England, it’s all good news for people thinking about relocating to the area.
Things to do in Worcester
The city loves a festival! Every three years Worcester becomes home to the Three Choirs Festival. The location of the festival rotates each year between the Cathedral Cities of the Three Counties, Gloucester, Hereford and Worcester.
Dating back to the 18th century, it is the oldest music festival in the British Isles attracting the attention of thousands of people.
Other annual festivals include the Worcester Festival, the Victorian Christmas Festival, Worcester Music Festival and the CAMRA Worcester Beer, Cider and Perry Festival which takes place for three days each August.
If you enjoy the theatre, the Swan Theatre might be worth a visit. This theatre hosts a mixture of both professional and local amateur productions. There is a full calendar of exciting shows held throughout the year such as musicals, plays and local bands can showcase their talent at numerous music gigs.
If you like nothing more than getting out in the Great Outdoors, then you can do a host of outdoor activities in the beautiful Malverns, including a hike up to the top of the Beacon for a tremendous panoramic reward. There’s many walking and cycling routes to choose from to help get the best of this vast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and its ancient hills.
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Once you have relocated to your new home in Worcester, there is a whole host of important things you need to organise.
Schools & Education
There is a good range of primary schools, a large proportion of which have been graded highly by Ofsted. Cranham Primary is located in Worcester and was given a “good” rating by Ofsted.
Children tend to filter into six high/secondary schools, all of which were rated as “good” following their most recent Ofsted inspections.
Worcester is also home to three independent schools. The Royal Grammar School founded in 1291; Alice Ottley School and the very highly regarded King’s School, which was re-founded in 1541 under King Henry VIII.
The city has its own University, the University of Worcester, a public research facility. This is the only university serving the English counties of Worcestershire and Herefordshire. It has an interesting history dating back to 1946, the university began awarding degrees in 1997 and was granted full university status in 2005.
Property Prices in Worcester
Homes are considered relatively expensive. The average cost of a home in the city is currently £274,826, while the overall UK average is £243,128. Over the past 12 months, property prices have risen by 0.87%, Zoopla
Some of the most sought-after homes are located close to the river on Bath Road, London Road and in Barbourne. In these areas, you can expect to pay around £612,000 for a large family home.
If your budget is a little more modest, there are some great bargains currently on the market. For £275,000 you can purchase a three-storey, four-bedroom property conveniently located in the City Centre.
At the other end of the market, a one-bed apartment, in a location close to town and waterside walks, is on sale for £50,000.
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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.