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5 Things to Know Before Moving to Burton

5 Things to Know Before Moving to Burton

Located in Staffordshire, the market town of Burton-on-Trent offers a thriving town centre and stunning countryside. The central location of Burton means it benefits from easy commuting and great transport links across the country. As the brewing capital of the UK, it’s also known for its tasty ales! 


If you’re considering living in the area, here are five things to know before moving to Burton!

Burton-on-Trent is great for families

Burton-on-Trent is a great place for families to move to, especially if you have children of primary school age. Shobnall Primary & Nursery School in Burton-on-Trent boasts an ‘outstanding’ Ofsted inspection rating. It’s also home to Burton and South Derbyshire College. 

Burton and the surrounding Staffordshire area also offer a wide range of local family fun activities, including the National Forest Adventure farm which is home to different animals, including Shetland ponies, alpacas and chinchillas! 

Burton-on-Trent has a stunning countryside 

The market town of Burton-on-Trent in Staffordshire (and close to the Derbyshire border) is surrounded by green fields and stunning countryside. The town is at the heart of the UK’s canal network and offers plenty of long, scenic walks no matter the season. There’s also Barton Marina, home to over 300 boats, great restaurants, fashion boutiques, a cinema and more. 

There’s plenty to do in Burton-on-Trent 

Whether you’re a history enthusiast or fond of a pint, there’s plenty to do in Burton-on-Trent. Before you move to the area, why not check out some of the local attractions, including Claymills Victorian Pumping Station, the most restored and complete Victorian sewage pumping station in Britain, and The National Brewery Centre?

Burton-on-Trent has superb transport connectivity

Burton has superb transport links and its central midland location means travelling to the north, east, south or west of the country can be quick and easy. Burton-on-Trent trainstation runs frequent, cross-country train services to major cities, including Cardiff, Nottingham, Bristol, Leeds, Newcastle, Plymouth and Edinburgh. There are also great bus routes across the town and connections to Derby and Leicester. 

Burton-on-Trent offers innovative self-storage solutions

Discover our modern and purpose-built self-storage facility and make moving to Burton on Trent easier than ever. Our innovative self-storage facility is conveniently located for any customer living or working in the area and offers both home storage and business storage. 

So, whether you’re living in the area and require Burton storage space while you declutter or you’re a local Staffordshire business with excess stock, we’ve got the perfect self-storage solution. We also offer Drive-Up Storage, Student Storage, Office Space and Trade Counters in Burton, as well as an instant Van Hire service. 

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