Bournes gains ISO 14001 Environmental Certification

By Bournes Moves - July 31, 2018

We are proud to announce Bournes Moves has recently received ISO 14001 certification for our environmental management system.

We recognise that as a company in the removals and storage industry, operating lots of vehicles and using packing materials our activities have an impact on the environment. As a company we want to make sure we work together to reduce any negative impact we have to play our part in protecting what we leave behind for our children and for theirs.  

What is the ISO 14001...

Hayley completes Ride the Night 2016 charity challenge

By Bournes Moves - June 2, 2016

Congratulations to our Quality and Training Manager, Hayley Couzens, who recently completed a gruelling 65 mile charity bike ride in aid of Breast Cancer Care.

Hayley had been training for several months in the run up to the race, which took place overnight in Central London on Saturday May 28th. Ride the Night is the UK's first ever women-only bike ride which aims to raise money for the three main female charities - Breast Cancer Care, Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust and Ovarian Cancer Action....

Tricia completes Hastings Half Marathon in aid of MS Society

By Bournes Moves - March 24, 2015

Congratulations to Tricia Skinner, the recpetionist at Bournes Moves' Rye HQ, who has completed the Hastings Half Marathon in aid of the MS Society.

A huge congratulations goes to Tricia Skinner, the receptionist at our Rye HQ, who completed the Hastings Half Marathon on Sunday 22nd March. 

Tricia finished the 13 mile race in an impressive 2 hours and 25 minutes - proving that all her hard work training over the last four months has certainly paid off. 

Tricia was inspired to run this year's...

Bournes Moves support Rye local food bank

By Bournes Moves - March 12, 2015

Following the launch of the food bank in Rye on December 4th 2014 Employees at Bournes HQ thought that they might be in a unique position to help.

Bournes Moves move thousands of customers every year who in turn throw away a significant amount of food when they move house. This is usually either because regulations don’t allow the shipment of food internationally or simply because they are clearing out for a move in the UK. We wanted to use our connection with these customers to help turn this...

Bournes Moves raise funds for Save the Children

By Bournes Moves - December 15, 2014

Bournes Moves head office in Rye raised £520 for Save the Children's 'Christmas Jumper Day' campaign on Friday 12th December 2014 and as donations are being matched by the UK government that's a massive £1040 generated to help save the lives of children across the world.

The team took part in the nationwide campaign which encouraged participants to 'Wear a Woolly' to work or school for a donation of £2 and the Bournes staff who never turn down the opportunity to get festive were more than...

Fundraising for the Removers Benevolent Association

By Kirsty Parsons - November 20, 2014

On July 31st Bournes Moves company headquarters in Rye, East Sussex held a quiz night to help with fundraising for the Removers Benevolent Association.

The quiz night and raffle held at The Queens Head, Rye, raised over £290 to donate to the RBA, a registered charity which was set up to provide financial relief for necessitous persons (including their widows or dependents) who are, or have been, engaged continuously for a minimum period of one year by any member or past member of the British...

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