Cambridge moving guide

Pretlove's Removal and Storage Service has been serving Cambridge for over 100 years.

Cambridge is a famous university city, an important tourist destination and a high-technology centre. With a population of 122,000, it is the administrative centre for the county of Cambridgeshire. Cambridge is well-served by public transport - it has rail services from London King's Cross and London Liverpool Street and out across the rest of the UK; it's close to the M11 motorway and with nearby access to the M1/A1; and London Stansted airport is 30 miles away.

Pretlove's can provide Cambridge removals and storage, and services to the suburbs of: Cherry Hinton, Chesterton, Fen Ditton, Grantchester and Trumpington, and to nearby main towns including: Ely, Haverhill, Huntington, Newmarket, Royston and Saffron Walden.

Pretlove's would love to help with your Cambridge removals or storage requirements. And here are some links for organisations you may also need to speak to when you move around the Cambridge area:

  • Cable or Broadband Genie
    To find out which cable services are available in the Cambridge area.

  • Cambridge Water 90 Fulbourn Road, Cambridge CB1 9JN. Tel: 01223 706050. Contact Cambridge Water about moving in or out of Cambridgeshire.

  • Council Tax
    Cambridge City Council, Customer Service Centre, Mandela House, 4 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1BY Tel: 01223 457790. Contact the Council about a change in your Council Tax circumstances if you're moving in or out of Cambridge.

  • Education services
    Cambridgeshire County Council, Shire Hall, Castle Hill, Cambridge, CB3 0AP. Tel: 0345 0455200. To find out about the range of Education services in the Cambridgeshire area.

  • Housing
    Shire Hall, Castle Hill, Cambridge, CB3 0AP Tel: 0345 0455200. For information about housing issues in Cambridgeshire.

  • Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
    Elizabeth House, Fulbourn Hospital, Cambridge, CB21 5EF. Tel: 01223 219400. To find out information about the range of NHS services in Cambridgeshire.

  • Parking Bay Suspension
    Cambridgeshire Parking Services, PO Box 121, Cambridge CB1 2WW. Tel: 01223 727900 Apply for a suspension for your moving day in Cambridgeshire.

  • Planning
    Shire Hall, Castle Hill, Cambridge CB3 0AP. Tel: 01223 715518 For information about planning applications and regulations in Cambridgeshire.

  • Recycling Services
    Customer Service Centre, Mandela House, 4 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1BY Tel: 01223 457000. To find out about recycling, refuse and dumping services in Cambridge.

  • Residents' Parking
    Cambridgeshire Parking Services, 3rd floor, Cambridge Central Library, 7 Lion Yard, Cambridge CB2 3QD. Tel: 01223 727920. For information about residents' parking areas and charges in Cambridgeshire.

Council websites

Sales and lettings agents

  • Abbotts
    60 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DP. Tel: 01223 581300

  • Leaders
    140 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PB. Tel: 01223 500387

  • Bidwells
    Trumpington Road, Cambridge, CB2 9LD. Tel: 01223 841841

  • Carter Jonas Cambridge South
    The Marque, 141 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8RJ. Tel: 01223 403330 Email :

  • Carter Jonas
    6-8 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 1NH. Tel: 01223 368771 Email:

  • Cheffins
    Clifton House, 1 & 2 Clifton Road, Cambridge CB1 7EA. Tel: 01223 214214 (Sales) 01223 271916 (Lettings)

  • Haart
    64 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DP. Tel: 01223 365931 Email:

  • Hockeys
    81 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1AW. 01223 356054

  • Martin & Co.
    191 Mill Road, Cambridge CB1 3AN. Tel: 01223 275150

  • Morris Armitage
    114-116 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DP. Tel: 01223 462013 Email:

  • Pocock & Shaw
    55 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1AB. Tel: 01223 322552 Email:

  • Redmayne Arnold & Harris
    Dukes Court, 54-64 Newmarket Road, Cambridge CB5 8DZ. Tel: 01223 323130 Email:

  • Savills
    Unex House, 132-134 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PA. Tel: 01223 347000

  • Tucker Gardner
    1 Bateman House, 82-88 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 1LQ. Tel: 01223 350800 Email:

  • Tylers
    104 Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge CB1 7AJ.
    Tel: 01223 214400

  • Vincent Shaw Mill Road, Cambridge CB1 3AH. Tel: 01223 784352

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