June 2021 Update
Due to the unprecedented demand for our removals services caused by the ending of the stamp duty holiday, we are unable to book any new removals for June 2021. We apologise for the inconvenience that this may cause.
We love what we do, and we love our customers. As such, over time, we like to share our musings and tales, or write handy tips and facts to help take the stress out of your move or storage needs. Please feel free to share your own hints, tips and stories with us - we may even publish them here for all to enjoy!
Despite the chaos and disruption being caused by the coronavirus pandemic Alan Cook remains open for both removals and storage.
In order to operate within goverment guidelines we have, like many other businesses, had to introduce some restriction and limitation however we are still carrying out daily house moves and both...30th April 2020
Alan Cook is now offering a document and IT destruction service.
Whether you are a large commercial organisation who need a regular document destruction service, or an individual with a box of bank statements you wish to dispose of, we have a level of service to suit your needs. Documents are...14th March 2020
Alan Cook is pleased to announce a new monthly removals service to Spain (and back!). Whether you are looking to move a single item or a whole houseful our new Spanish Removals Service could be just what you need. 30th January 2019
The traditional view is that it's not a good time to do anything over Christmas. After all, the whole world is winding down for the break and there's no point starting up again till January. What's the big difference in moving before or moving after Xmas? If you're thinking this...16th November 2018
One of the biggest, most important factors in getting your prized possessions from A to B in a home move is the truck. Obviously the type of carriage used is dependent on the size of your personal haul - but there are some real staples of the industry out there...28th October 2018
So, you have finished moving house. The removals crew have dropped off all your worldly possessions in a load of boxes in different rooms of your house. You have probably kept a small case of vital items like plates, towels and a kettle for an easy first night of relaxation....30th September 2018