It is well known that moving is one of the most stressful times in anyone's life, so leave it to the best in the business. Big Red Removals have over 10 years of experience in house and flat moves within Paddington.
Big Red offer a range of services to suit any move, large or small. We can offer a full or partial packing service to ensure that your precious possessions reach their destination intact. Our experienced and dedicated team of professional removers will ensure that your move goes without a hitch. From offering a full site survey for larger moves to flexible hourly rates for smaller moves, Big Red have got you covered, able to offer the most competitive rates in Paddington.
All of our staff are fully trained, uniformed and experienced but most of all they are friendly and happy to help. Our fleet of vans are fully equipped with transit blankets, sofa covers, ties, a skate and a full tool kit.
All removals and storage with Big Red have a range of liability cover values available. We follow the standard accredited codes of practice and you can be assured that Big Red will give you the best removals service in Paddington postcode.
Whatever other stresses you have with your move, you can rely on Big Red to ensure that, from start to finish, the removal process is not one of them. Call the Paddington removals specialists now on 0207 228 7651.
Parking in Paddington
Most of the roads around Paddington are controlled parking, and either parking suspensions or dispensations are required. For larger Removals in Paddington a parking suspension is a necessity. The suspension has to be booked 10 working days in advance of the required date. These are booked with Westminster council online. For smaller Paddington removals, using vans, we can load and unload for short periods on single yellow lines. Otherwise a dispensation would need to be booked, if we are packing and Paddington flat moving.
For parking and other council information please click here Westminster Council.
A Little Bit About Paddington
The earliest extant reference to Paddington was made in 1056. In the later Elizabethan and early Stuart era, the rectory and associated estate houses were occupied by the Small (or Smale) family.
In the 18th century Paddington was famous for its gardens when The Count and Countess de Vandes established notable gardens at Bayswater and the Hon Charles Greville, founder of the Royal Horticultural Society, lived in Paddington Green.
One of Britain’s greatest engineers and a small bear from Peru are Paddington’s best-loved characters. Isambard Kingdom Brunel designed the station in 1847 and both are celebrated with statues on Paddington station.
It was at St Mary’s Hospital Paddington that Sir Alexander Fleming discovered the anti-bacterial properties of penicillium notatum later known as penicillin. He discovered a mould had killed some bacteria on a dirty petri dish on his return from holiday. Also Princes William and Harry were both born there.
Located in London post code W2 Paddington has great transport links to the west including Slough, Reading and Oxford. It also offers high-quality flats over shops, offices and restaurants. The old canal basin is now lined with dramatic new buildings, including the headquarters of major corporations including Marks & Spencer and Orange.