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House Removals in London

23 Jul, 2019

We know that moving home can be a busy and stressful time for you. When you’re choosing a London house removals company, we fully understand that you need to feel confident you’re booking a truly professional, dedicated and responsible service. […]

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How to Have a Cockney Rhyming Christmas

28 Nov, 2016

Would you Christmas Eve it! The festive period is here again so we thought we’d show you how to have a proper cockney Christmas, explained in old East End cockney rhyming slang. And because we at Happy2Move are legit Londoners, we can even throw […]

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London Farmers’ Markets Interview

28 Apr, 2016

Farmers’ markets are an excellent opportunity for farmers to sell directly to the public. With no supermarkets in between, they receive a fair price for their produce. London Farmers’ Markets aim to teach visitors a little more about where their […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: April – London Apps & Innovative Workouts

23 Apr, 2016

Hello London! You’re looking lovely this month, all this bright Spring sunshine between the April showers has made us feel even more in love with our city than usual as the Happy 2 Move team transport Londoners and newcomers to […]

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Royal Court Theatre interview: Roy Alexander Weise

13 Apr, 2016

  The Royal Court Theatre is dedicated to giving the best writers a platform for new and inspiring work. Over 120,000 people visit the theatre each year. Theatre-goers are able to debate and engage with writers, bringing a challenging but […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: March – Easter Activities & Tourist Budgets

01 Apr, 2016

Yippee! It’s officially Spring in London town and we couldn’t be more excited! We love Spring in the city. Buds on the trees, evenings in pub gardens, everyone getting out and about after a long, cold winter. It’s also a […]

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7 Awesome Moving Articles to Save You Money & Stress

01 Mar, 2016

Moving home can be an incredibly exciting time. You’re full of big ideas about how you’re going to decorate. You’re looking forward to getting to know your new neighbourhood. You can’t wait to make your new place your own and […]

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Top 10 things to do in Brixton

17 Feb, 2016

Out and about in Brixton this weekend? Have a look at our guide below for an introduction to some great things to do right on your doorstep in Brixton. 1) Take a picnic to Brockwell Park With its ornamental ponds, […]

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Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre talk Benedict Cumberbatch, Ralph Fiennes and more

10 Feb, 2016

Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre offers fans a refreshing way to take in culture – the way it was originally performed. And many stars have trodden its boards, from Benedict Cumberbatch to Ralph Fiennes, John Malkovich, Judi Dench and many […]

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An Interview with London for Free

10 Feb, 2016

    How to have a great time in London, for free! London can be daunting for the traveller on a budget. The city is famed for its high cost of living and that translates to the prices for many […]

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An interview with Bayswater Road Artists

10 Feb, 2016

How about art in a raw environment? Exposed to the elements and available for all to see? Bayswater Road Artists is a world famous show of pavement art on the railings of Kensington Gardens. Over 150 artists put their work […]

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Friendly Removals in London from your local moving specialists

29 Jan, 2016

Entrust your valuable goods to a removals company you’re sure you can rely on by talking to Happy2move about all your home and business moving requirements If you’ve ever entered your favourite coffee shop and been served by an unfriendly […]

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Small Removals in London | Deliveries

28 Jan, 2016

For fast, efficient and cost-effective solutions tailor-made to help you move those small items across London and the South of England, look no further than the specialist team here at Happy2Move.   As many of our existing customers tell us, […]

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A day out with the man and a van at the Horniman Museum

28 Jan, 2016

Based within 16 acres of beautifully-kept gardens stands a Victorian-era mansion which looks just as majestic and captivating today as it did when the philanthropist Frederick John Horniman first opened it’s doors as the ‘Surrey House Museum’ back on Christmas […]

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Man and a van service vs Van hire – Happy2Move

28 Jan, 2016

In this fast paced world, where time is rightly regarded as a priceless entity, help from experts is essential in almost all genres of daily chores. To empower themselves, people sort help from professionals to aid them in completing tasks […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: January – London Secrets & Decadent Dining

22 Jan, 2016

Happy New Year Londoners both native and new! Whether your New Year’s resolution is to see more of this amazing city you live in, or to pack up your bags and find yourself a new home in the Big Smoke, […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: December – Knightsbridge & Crazy Golf

23 Dec, 2015

Whether you’re a born and bred Londoner or about to move to our bustling metropolis, we’d like to wish all of our readers and clients a very merry Christmas and a absolutely brilliant 2016. We’ve had a great year at […]

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102 things you have to do in West London

21 Dec, 2015

Hi! I’m Manny and I love West London. I’ve lived here all my life and I spend every day driving around in my removal van, so what I don’t know about this part of the city isn’t worth knowing. I […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: November – Tin Noses & Realistic Monopoloy

19 Nov, 2015

London Directory Just a quick hello to London Directory before we start, a great site for all things London. And welcome back Londoners current & incoming! We’ve had quite the month here at Happy 2 Move, with tonnes of great […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: October – Live Music & Free Art

22 Oct, 2015

Hello there Londoners present and future! Welcome to a spanking new month of the Big Smoke Bulletin, Happy 2 Move’s monthly outlet for just a small sprinkling of some of the stuff that’s great about London Town. As our team […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: September – Street Art & Picnics

22 Sep, 2015

Hello there London folk! Welcome to a fresh dose of the Big Smoke Bulletin, the Happy 2 Move team’s monthly roundup of some of the best stuff our brilliant city has to offer. From helping you hop across town with […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: August– Fine Dining & Hot Running

31 Aug, 2015

Hello there Londoners! Whether you’re making a move across town or new to our amazing capital, Happy 2 Move are happy to help. We get to see a lot of London town while we’re out on the move (literally!) which […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: July– Cricketing Charm & Tinder Dates

23 Jul, 2015

Hello Londoners, good to see you back in our neck of the woods! Our removals team specialise in helping Londoners move from A to B, which means we get to spend lots of time enjoying our amazing city. That’s what […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: June – Cheese & Decisions

23 Jun, 2015

Hello Londoners, great to see you back at The Big Smoke Bulletin, our monthly round up of brilliant stuff going on across London town. Each month we pick out our favourite posts and events, then share them with you, all […]

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Top Tips for Safer Lifting Both at Home and At Work

11 Jun, 2015

Did you know that back pain is the single biggest cause of time off work in the UK? According to the NHS, over 15 million sick days were taken in 2013 due to back injuries, many of which were caused […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: May – Inner City Safaris & Underground Wonderlands

21 May, 2015

Hello Londoners & welcome back to a brand new edition of The Big Smoke Bulletin, brought to you by Happy 2 Move: your handy local removals team. Whether you’re moving into London town, or hopping across the city to a […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: April – Shop Fronts & Crazy Cakes

20 Apr, 2015

Welcome to the latest London roundup from local moving experts Happy 2 Move. Each month we share some of the best blogs from the best writers in our city. From restaurant write ups and event reviews, to fun stuff and […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: March – Bicycles & Noodles

21 Mar, 2015

We’ve got an especially yummy month for you here at Happy 2 Move. From tasty London eats on the cheap, to the trendiest spots to get your munch on in Soho. And if all that eating leaves you feeling a […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: February – Literature & Rollerskates

20 Feb, 2015

We’ve got a diverse month for you here at Happy 2 Move. From the latest events in Brixton and an invitation to your first roller derby, to London’s first Beer Week in Carnaby and a smorgasbord of literary delights – […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: January – Living Walls, Loved Up London & Singing A Cappella

19 Jan, 2015

Happy New Year Londoners! Whether you’re planning a Big Move to the Big Smoke, or are a long term resident of our incredible city, there’s lots to look forward to in 2015. In our January round up we’ll be taking […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: December – London’s Ice Rinks & Christmas Carols

19 Dec, 2014

Merry Christmas current & future Londoners! Whether you already live in the Big Smoke or have a move on the cards, this blog is full of cracking Christmassy London stuff; from the best ice rinks the city has to offer […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: October – What you want, when you want it & moving Down Under

15 Oct, 2014

Welcome to Happy 2 Move’s Big Smoke Bulletin for October. Each month we bring you a compilation of the very best stuff from across the web to make your London move comfortable and convenient! This month: Whether you’re after a […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: #6 Skint London, Reggae & Al Capone

23 Sep, 2014

Welcome to September’s shiny new edition of the Big Smoke Bulletin, bringing you armfuls of awesome London goings on and some helpful house moving tips too – all to help you settle down in your new corner of the city. […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: #5 Street Food, London Lates & the Big Smoke’s Best Instagrammers

30 Aug, 2014

Welcome to August’s round up of all things fun, free and fabulous in London Town. This week bag FREE tickets to Battersea Power Station’s Fire Garden, check out the latest and greatest London Lates, fill up with fabulous street food […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: #4 Free facials, secret gardens & alligator wine

28 Jul, 2014

Hello there! Welcome to our fourth ever Big Smoke Bulletin, bringing you all of London’s tastiest and most excellent bits for your personal enjoyment. This week: bag yourself a free facial in Spitalfields, discover a secret garden in the middle […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: #3 Beer Gardens, Buses and FREE Festival Tickets

01 Jul, 2014

Hello there! Welcome to Happy 2 Move’s 3rd London roundup! This month we’ll be making sure you never get bored in the Big Smoke again (and giving you the chance to WIN two tickets to Secret Garden Party), uncovering the […]

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The Most Iconic Landmarks in London

26 Jun, 2014

You can’t move in London without bumping into a famous building, monument or landmark. Deep in England’s capital and throughout the surrounding borough, you’ll find testaments to the country’s rich history, art and culture. Whether you’re relocating to London and […]

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The fastest ways to get around London

16 Jun, 2014

Make no mistake about it, London is a big place. There’s plenty to see, plenty to do, and plenty of traffic to get in your way. You could take the car, but all that congestion will only add unnecessary time […]

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Top 10 Bars in London

16 Jun, 2014

One of the many great things about life in London is that you don’t have to look very far for a place to drink. Whether you’re looking for a quiet spot for an after-work tipple or a more lively venue […]

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Top 10 Alternative Lifestyle Bloggers in London: London Life Through a Fresh Pair of Eyes

09 Jun, 2014

Since the late 1990s, the art of blogging has grown and grown. It seems that these days, there are more blogs out there than there is time to read them. And are most of these blogs worth reading? Probably not. […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: #2 Lightning, Time Travel & Tweed

30 May, 2014

Hello there! Welcome to Happy 2 Move’s 2nd London roundup! This month we’ll be time travelling to 1924, hooking you up with some free prints for your new pad, getting spiffy with Tweed Run London and asking you whether London […]

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Six unusual ways to spend a day in London

21 May, 2014

1. See Behind Closed Doors The ever-intriguing Behind Closed Doors project reveals areas and spaces in London that most visitors – and, for that matter, natives – walk by without even realising they exist. There are a number of excellent […]

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The Big Smoke Bulletin: Our First Monthly Round-Up

24 Apr, 2014

Hello there! Welcome to Happy 2 Move’s very first monthly round-up of all things London. From the glizty to the quirky, we’ll be keeping you regularly updated with the most brilliant , the most bizarre and the best value stuff […]

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Reasons why London is the ultimate UK destination

24 Mar, 2014

London has long been known as the place to be if you crave all that’s cosmopolitan, but there’s just so much on offer in Ol’ Smokey it can sometimes seem a bit overwhelming. We’ve decided to do the hard work […]

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Where You Should Live in London

25 Feb, 2014

London is a beacon of opportunity and adventure for many people, who venture to the capital to make their dreams come true. But where should you start looking for a place to live? Here are some suggestions of where you […]

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Moving out of the Guildhall, London – Our guided tour

17 Feb, 2014

Every now and again, something comes along which confirms my belief that running a man and van service in London is the best job in the world. Since I first started Happy2move, I’ve helped people move all over the borough, […]

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Why should you move to North London?

28 Jan, 2014

If you’re planning a move to London, you already know that there’s a lot to consider. The cost of living, local transport, schools for the kids, all these factors play a part in your ultimate decision. As stressful as it […]

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An essential checklist for students in London

27 Jan, 2014

Are you a student moving into London? Check out our handy checklist Moving to London to study can be an exciting time. With a whole host of educational establishments, libraries, museums and more, all on your doorstep, you’re well equipped […]

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Why should you move to West London?

27 Jan, 2014

If you have ever considered a move to London, you’ll probably find you’re spoiled for choice. From the bustling city life and historic monuments of the north to the thriving finance and industry sectors emerging in the East, no matter […]

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10 Must-See London Attractions

20 Jan, 2014

Whether you are moving to London or just visiting there are some sites that you just have to see. Here we have compiled some images and information for 10 must-see sites in the capital. 1) Buckingham Palace Where else to […]

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The Most Amazing Houses in London

16 Dec, 2013

London is home to over 8 million people, who are spread across the city, inhabiting over 5 million homes. These homes range from expansive townhouses to miniscule bedsits and there are some stunning properties around, as well as some less […]

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Student Moves in London | Student Storage

24 Nov, 2013

  Finding help with student moves isn’t the easiest thing in the world to do. As a student on a limited budget, finding the right removals company to suit your needs seems like an impossible task. Most of the larger removal companies in […]

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Why You Need a Man and Van Service in East London

24 Nov, 2013

  If you are moving house and you live or are moving to the East London area you should certainly think about hiring a man and van. ‘But you’ve got a vested interest in us doing that’ you may say. […]

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The essential inventory for movers and packers

10 Oct, 2013

You’re bound to feel a little bit anxious about the prospect of moving house. You’ll have the tough task of selecting a professional team of movers and packers. You might also worry about the chance of damaging valuable items during […]

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Guidance for people who are moving house

08 Oct, 2013

It has been reported on numerous occasions that people experience particularly high levels of stress when moving house. There are concerns regarding the protection of valuable furniture and family heirlooms. It may even be necessary to organise childcare and select […]

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Buying Packing Boxes and Wrapping your Possessions

21 Aug, 2013

When you are moving home, packing up to go abroad temporarily or even moving offices; the one thing that you will need is boxes, and plenty of them! It isn’t a good idea to put your valuables in old supermarket […]

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Why Choose a Man and Van Service?

20 Aug, 2013

So why should you choose a van and man service? Well, there are numerous reasons and a plethora of benefits to doing so, if you need a sizeable vehicle for any of the following things. Moving Home A lot of […]

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Finding a Cheap Man With a Van London

07 Aug, 2013

It is an unfortunate truth that London residents often have to pay over the odds for products and services. However, there are ways of limiting your expenditure even if you do live in the English capital. Sometimes it is best […]

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Man and a Van in Stoke Newington

01 Apr, 2013

Man and a van in Stoke Newington Need a man and a van for a removal job in Stoke Newington? Look no further than Happy2Move. How can we help? Here at Happy2Move we work throughout London and often operate in […]

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Self Storage in West London | Man in Van | Secure Storage

18 Feb, 2013

Looking for the best self storage  in West London? West London encompasses a wide variety of districts, from the central West End, which is the second most expensive rental area in the world, to the affordable suburbs of Hounslow. With […]

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Do I Need to Hire a Van to Move House?

29 Jan, 2013

Nine times out of ten the short answer is – yes! People often underestimate the need for a van and try to cut costs in various ways. People lucky enough to own a car will often try to make do […]

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Moving house? How to pick the best removal company in London

29 Jan, 2013

Moving house can be a stressful process. With 101 things on your mind, the removal company seemed the least of your worries. You chose the cheapest removal company from the first few you saw, too tired to trawl through the […]

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House Removals In London | Storage | West London | North London

18 Dec, 2012

Looking for the very best house removals in London? According to psychological research, moving house can be one of the most stressful experiences one can encounter in their lifetime. With this in mind, we’ve put together the simplest, most hassle-free […]

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