Making the difference – A small company perspective

  Brief History   Originally founded as a man and van operation in 1992, Anchor Removals derived the name from the original owner Roy Featherstone who was a sailor. Having hit upon hard times after leaving the navy, he decided to start carrying out small local jobs.   The business grew slowly and organically to…

Anchor Removals Employers of the year – Runners up

  Ethical employer Anchor Removals leads the way Britannia Anchor Removals in Salford was runner up in the Best Employer category at the 2017 Salford Business Awards. The accolade recognises Anchor’s trailblazing commitment to social responsibility and its accreditation as a Living Wage Employer, paying employees a real living wage of £8.45. The removals industry…

Four questions to ask on your next removal #movingwithaheart

As an employer of 13 staff we are proud that all our company colleagues earn at least £7.50 per hour, way above the minimum wage the Chancellor of the Exchequer has set for next year. We are bringing in pensions for our employees 1 year before we are compelled to do so and we aspire…

BAR leading the way in customer experience

BAR starts the year as the only trade association in the country that has established the three core initiatives necessary to demonstrate the industry’s commitment to business compliance, high service standards and customer protection As of January, BAR has in place a Trading Standards Institute approved Code of Practice; assured advice under the Primary Authority…

Fantastic Move – Customer In York

Customer In York Although there was an Inital misunderstanding on packing, we have to say the Ellen in Admin was fantastic and my mother and son were full of praise for the gentlemen who carried out the removals and wanted me to pass on their grateful thanks to Wayne and his colleague as they did…

Move with us Anchor Removals Manchester

Move with us. As part of our ongoing long term business plan, Anchor Removals are delighted to announce that we have moved into a larger and more up to date storage facility. Equipped with 24 hour CCTV, fire and intruder monitoring in our own secure grounds, this new facility offers state of the art modern…

Which Trusted Trader Britannia Anchor Removals

  Britannia Anchor Removals of Salford have become the first member of the Bristish Association of Removers to be approved by the Which? Trusted Traders scheme, from consumer champion Which?. In order to become a Which Trusted trader, Britannia Anchor Removals has successfully passed a visit by a professional Which? Trusted trader assessor, with tradings…

British Association of Removers CODE OF PRACTICE

For over 100 years the British Association of Removers (BAR) has been the recognised voice of the professional moving and storage industry in the United Kingdom. Currently, it has 470 Members in the UK working out of 652 branch locations. Its Members carry out some 400,000 moves within the UK and worldwide each year. BAR…