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Removals Sittingbourne: Faversham, Iwade, Sheerness,  Queenborough, Minster, Leysdown. 

Home removals Sittingbourne, we are a family company dedicated to making your move as smooth and stress free as possible since 2002. Kent based removals company with experience of moving people to all parts of the UK. Whether it's Sittingbourne to Sittingbourne or Faversham to Scotland or Sheerness to Cornwall we can help. We have moved customers to all parts of this beautiful country.

Be sure to check out our long list of reviews from totally satisfied customers, we've been around long enough for people to come back to us for their second and third moves, that doesn't happen by accident, it's a reflection of our commitment to excellent customer service.

We can handle all aspects of your removal, we can pack for you or we can supply quality packing materials if you want to pack yourself.
As a professional local firm we would recommend booking a home visit, Philip will pop round to your house, at a time that suits you, and you can discuss your upcoming relocation with him. We will then get a formal quotation typed up for you asap. We will provide you with a written quotation, by email or post, which includes indemnity insurance for your goods in transit or storage. Alternatively you could give us a list by phone or via our online quotation form, so you can get a quick idea of price in no time. The accuracy of this depends on you being complete and comprehensive and is best suited to smaller removals.

If you're in Sittingbourne, Faversham, Sheerness, Queenborough, Minster or Leysdown you're in our area. We’re always pleased to come and give you a quote for moving house. So there you have it, if you want to take all the stress and strain out of your big move use a friendly family firm, Kent based, an outfit with an excellent pedigree that knows moving inside out, Philip Marks Removals. Please give us a call!

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Sittingbourne Removals Reviews

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Checkatrade helps customers avoid rogue traders and find trustworthy removal companies. We have passed their strict background checks and our cutomers post regular testimonials for review as part of our ongoing membership. We are also approved by the Kent County Council Trading Standards.
In addition our customer driven ethos and excellence in relocation and furniture moving services is reflected in our impressive collection of customer reviews both online and handwritten. This collection should be the envy of many larger removal companies.


Thorough professional packing not only safeguards your treasured possessions but also relieves so much stress from moving day. Things go much more smoothly when all your smaller items are packed into regular sized, high quality twin walled cartons.

We're very proud of our packing services. Please ask about options - Full Packing, Fragile Packing or just packing of specific items. Our conscientious team will make light work of your packing with skill and experience.

If you want to pack yourself we'll deliver our quality packing materials - so long as your're in our area.
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We offer long term and short term secure storage to meet your requirements and ensure the safety of your possessions. We've been storing for customers throughout Kent since 2002. Please get in touch if you have any questions about storing your belongings.

We use traditional removals warehouse containers to store your belongings in Kent. They are an industry standard 5' by 7' by 7.5' tall - this is equivalent to a 35 square foot room in a self store centre. We think we're better value than self store, especially over the medium and long term. You can rent these for £14/week all inclusive. This includes indemnity insurance for goods in storage.
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Sittingbourne Relocation Guide

Sittingbourne Saedingburga

Moving to Sittingbourne? Here’s a guide that’ll get you situated in the local area! Sittingbourne takes it’s name from the Saxon “Saedingburga” which refers to the “Bourne”, a small stream feeding what is now Milton Creek, which was an important point on the Roman “Watling Street”. With the murder of Thomas Becket in 1170, the town gained popularity as a convenient resting point for pilgrims on the road from London to Canterbury. Sittingbourne comes under the Borough of Swale, the website includes information such as planning and regeneration, parking, rubbish collection and much more! If you have a lot of waste check out T. J. Skips.

Sittingbourne Schools

Kent County Council is where you will find all information regarding local schools. Sittingbourne boasts Borden Grammar School for boys and Highsted Grammar School for girls. Alternatively look at the UK government website where you can find and compare schools in Sittingbourne. Local rating can be used to find the best ranked primary and secondary schools via Ofsted reports in Sittingbourne

Sittingbourne Property

As is the norm in the South East Sittingbourne is seeing substantial house building and development. Most notably for the future is the proposed Highsted Park garden village. Rightmove states the sold prices around Sittingbourne over the last year were up 5% on the previous year. Estate agents locally include Connells, Robinson, Michael & Jackson and James Hawkesford.

Sittingbourne Transport Links

Sittingbourne Railway Station sits is on St Michaels Road with easy access. Sittingbourne rail station runs many trains daily, including; direct trains to London- 55 minutes and trains to good connection links such as Ebbsfleet international, Canterbury, Ramsgate and Dover. Sittingbourne has 33 bus routes to and from surrounding areas, all can be found here. Sittingbourne is perfectly located for access to local towns and villages in Kent such as Sheerness, Maidstone, Medway, Faversham and Canterbury. Situated on the A249 which provides access to the M2, M20 and the wider motorway network. At peak times congestion is common on the A249 as it intersects with the M2(junction 5), a major upgrade of this important road junction is planned by Highways England.

Sittingbourne Recreation

Sittingbourne is a town rich in history, it’s recently received a lengthy period of investment and regeneration. Holding Sittingbourne’s rural charm you’ll find Milton Creek Park, a beautiful green space housing an oasis of wildlife, perfect for relation and exercise. Also Some of the surrounding countryside happens to be part of the North Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Muswell Manor is a Grade II listed Manor House and grounds dating back to 1540, just a 24 minute drive away. Muswell manor provides the perfect space for an event/function or a walk and a bite to eat on the weekends. It's an unlikely place to have such in important part in aviation history as first recorded flight/circular mile in Britain was made there by JTC Brabazon in 1909. Also there’s the Swallows leisure center, Sittingbourne Heritage Museum or Avenue Theatre provide great entertainment for rainy days. Check out The Forum Shopping Center (just off the traditional high street), The Retail Park, Princess Street Retail Park or wander through a street market on Fridays and specialist artisan markets occasionaly on Saturdays.

Sittingbourne Eating Out

The Empress of India is the number one restaurant and Best rated Indian restaurant in Sittingbourne. Also in the town centre there's Galata Mezze. Just out of town The Three Tuns a pub built in 1468 and has had an ale licence since 1974, now with an exceptional food menu the three Tuns provides a delicious weekend lunch in a beautiful pub garden. The Sun Inn, a beautiful 16th Century Establishment and  The Tudor Rose is a popular pub and restaurant just outside of Sittingbourne in Borden. This establishment dates back to 1750 and is most famous for its kitchen and carvery.

Sittingbourne Hotels

Sittingbourne Travelodge provides a great rest during your time in Sittingbourne, almost in the heart of the town while the Premier Inn is situated just off the M2. Hempstead House; country house hotel and spa is perfect for a romantic or relaxing getaway.
Postal Address:
Philip Marks Removals,
44 The Street, Detling, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3JT

01795 500828

Office Opening Hours
Monday – 9.00am to 5.00pm
Tuesday – 9.00am to 5.00pm
Wednesday – 9.00am to 5.00pm
Thursday – 9.00am to 5.00pm
Friday – 9.00 to 5.00pm
Saturday – closed
Sunday – closed
01795 500828