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Category: International

Anthony Foy, International Manager Welcoming Anthony Foy as International Manager

Burke Bros Moving Group are pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony Foy to their International Department.  A well known name in the industry, Anthony is now based at their Wolverhampton Head Office, after relocating from Sussex to the West Midlands, to[...]

July 4th, 2022 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Elderly woman on a bike International Moving; Retiring Abroad

Retirement opens up a whole new chapter in life. It sometimes poses the opportunity to dedicate more time to hobbies and past times, to pursue travel and to move abroad. With the escalating cost of living in the UK, retirement abroad[...]

June 15th, 2022 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Shipping vessel on the ocean How to Pack to Move to Australia

An important piece of advice for during the process of packing up to move to Australia, is to keep important documents separate. Such things as passports, birth certificates, marriage certificates etc will prove difficult to replace if they are lost or[...]

May 16th, 2022 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Removals vans on moves to France 40 Years of Removals to France

Originally published in French Property News (May 2022 edition)  "As removals company Burke Bros celebrates a landmark anniversary, co-founder Gary Burke looks back at 40 years of change for the Anglo-French property industry A gentleman planning a move from the UK to central[...]

May 11th, 2022 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Place in the Sun London 6-8 May 2022 Join us at Place in the Sun, Olympia London

Place in the Sun comes to London, Olympia next weekend on Friday 6 May through to Sunday 8 May. As the international moving experts for the event, we will be there for the three days to advise on EU documentation and[...]

April 29th, 2022 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Cyprus sea caves Moving to Cyprus in a Post-Brexit Climate

The UK leaving the EU has certainly changed the landscape of European removals. It is however, still entirely feasible to move household goods and vehicles from the UK to Cyprus to start a new life on the island. Here we[...]

April 22nd, 2022 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Removal vans travelling to France in the 1980s. Throwback Thursday!

As we mark the company's 40th year, we felt it was only right to dig out a few photos from the archives. Here we are in the early days of moves to and from the continent: in a Bedford TK van[...]

April 21st, 2022 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Man sitting in airport lounge New Zealand Borders Open

New Zealand is finally opening up to its own nationals abroad and from today, it is also opening up to overseas visitors as part of a ‘five stage’ plan throughout 2022- providing welcome news for many New Zealanders who have been[...]

April 13th, 2022 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Paperwork being signed The Ultimate Guide to French Visas

Some useful information from our friends at French Connections HCB.  (Originally published in French Property News, March 2022 edition.)  As we pack away our winter woollies for another year and look forward to the warmer months ahead, our thoughts naturally turn to[...]

April 4th, 2022 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Family group silhouette in front of a sunset. Moving Abroad with a Young Family

Emigrating abroad with a family is a very involved process and will take a lot of consideration and planning. It can be an incredibly exciting time but for children it can also be a period of considerable upheaval; moving to a[...]

March 18th, 2022 | Categories: Blog Read More >

New Zealand flag, sheep, shipping vessel and volcanoe Moving to New Zealand Fact File

Why is it called New Zealand? The country is thought to have been discovered in 1642 by Abel Tasman, a Dutch navigator. Tasman named the country ‘New Zealand’ after the Dutch province of Zeeland. Interestingly, James Cook who came to New Zealand[...]

March 16th, 2022 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Plug and plug socket Which Electrical Appliances Should I Ship When Moving to the USA?

When it comes to planning a move to the USA from the UK, you’ll need to factor in the process and the cost of shipping your household goods to your new home. It maybe that you want to ship your entire[...]

March 11th, 2022 | Categories: Blog Read More >

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