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Moving Oor Wullie

Child first, patient second. That’s the moto of the Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity who have been doing some amazing things to transform the experiences of children and young people in hospital so they can be a child first and a patient second. So how did we get involved moving Oor Wullies? Read more to find out!

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Why a Pre-Removal Survey is a Must

With the progression of modern technology it’s now much quicker and easier to get a quote for moving home over the internet or by telephone. However, this isn’t the best way in order to avoid extra costs and stress. Find out why having a proper Pre-Removal Survey will not only reduce the stress of a move, but also save you money!

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Top Tips for Business & Commercial Moves

If you’re looking for advice on moving your commercial business, or a business relocation to new premises, you’ve come to the right place! At Purdie Worldwide we’ve moved hundreds, if not thousands of businesses, from one place of work to the next. With the largest independent fleet in Scotland, with over 30 highly trained staff, there really is no alternative than to hire Purdie Worldwide for your next move. Check out some of the hints and tips we’ve collected over the years to help you with your next commerical or business move.

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Commercial Office Move – Jabil Livingston

Orginally founded in the USA back in the 1960s manufacturing early computer circuit boards, Jabil grew exponentially expanding to many countries across the world and aquiring many other smaller companies. Unfortunately after the recession of the mid 2000s things took a slightly downward turn and due to cheaper manufacuring costs in other countries, Jabil decided to close it’s Livingston branch in 2017. Now trying to downsize their sizeable Scottish operation, Jabil tasked us with dismantling over 300 desks to be reused and recycled. Here’s how we did it:

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Macmillan Quiz Night – Thank You!

We’d like to say a Huge Thanks to all involved who helped make our Macmillan Quiz Night on Saturday night such a success. Even although there were some complaints about the questions being too hard (who doesn’t know what class of starship the USS Enterprise NCC-1701-D is?!) there were some high scoring teams, with 3rd place getting 34 out of 50, and two teams tied on 35 out of 50. In the end the 2 top teams had to be seperated with a tie-break question, with the winners kindly donating their prize money back to Macmillan!

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The World’s Greatest Ever Removal!

Many historians claim that the great Louvre Art Evacuation of 1939 is perhaps the World’s Greatest Ever Removal; priceless pieces of art being packaged and crated before being sent to Château de Chambord to escape the Nazis. It utilised a total of 203 vehicles and 1862 wooden cases. However,

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Top Tips for Downsizing to a Smaller House

Whether you’re leaving your large city house for a cottage by the sea or you’re temporarily relocating to an apartment half the size of your permanent residence, there may be a time where you need to downsize and prepare for life in a property smaller than what you’re used to. This may seem challenging, but if you prepare in advance you can make sure that you settle into your new home quickly and comfortably.

Here are our top tips:

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Why Hire a Removals Company When Facing a Move

It doesn’t matter how many times you have moved in the past, getting ready and successfully accomplishing a move by yourself is a lot of work. Not forgetting the intense period of stress for everyone involved. Rather than allowing this stress to negatively affect you and your family, when you work with reliable moving companies, you can have confidence that you and all of your belongings will be moved successfully, no matter how near or far your destination is. This means that whether you are moving to a new home in the neighbourhood or relocating to another country. Hiring removal services is the best way to ensure that your move goes smoothly.

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