A hot sunny day delivering to rural Le Marche, near Offida
Moving Stars to Puglia!
Highlight of my 'career' so far! Meeting Richard Jones and Sophie Ellis Bextor and helping them move!
Rome to Heidelberg
A part load from Rome to Heidelberg in Germany
A small load for a customer who will feature on the TV series "A New Life In The Sun" soon! Look out for the courier!
Percussion to Puglia!
Richard Jones' (The Feeling) practice kit on it's way to southern Italy
A Steep Delivery
Delivering a small van load in the mountains of Abruzzo
Small Removal from Tuscany
A part load collected from a house in the hills on the Tuscany/Umbria border
Another part load from Stoke to Molfatta, near Bari, Puglia
Just after an evening collection of wine from the Campania region of Italy
More loading part loads from storage in Tewkesbury
Rome to Oxford
This was a small load collected from the Academio Brittania for a Historian moving to a new teaching post in Oxford
A 1971 Lotus Elite, photographed at Mont Blanc tunnel and delivered to Offida, Le Marche
Forte di Bard
Hi up in the hills near the Aosta Valley
Yurt to Cisternino, Puglia
Quite literally moving someone's home! This yurt, delivered in several pieces and now it stands proud as a temporary home to a family moving to Italy
Things got too busy in July 2020! So I roped in my wife to help!
"A New Life In The Sun" have started filming in Italy!
Classic Car at Mont Blanc
This little MG Midget en route to Offida, Le Marche, Italy
Looking down from the hills of Campello sul Clittuno
Collection of some wine for a customer on a Spring evening in Benevento city centre
A small load from Verona, destined for Scotland during the Covid-19 pandemic
Groceries to Puglia!
A little drop off of supplies for a customer in Alberobello
Another small delivery of boxes and luggage to Isola del Liri
A part load of domestic goods for the furnishing of a beautiful villa in Puglia
Collecting a small consignment of wine for a customer in Southport from this winery in the countryside
An Early Delivery to Tuscany
A little van load to Foiana del Chiana, Tuscany
Mountains of Veneto
Some more superb scenery from Northern Italy
Piano from Varese to Horsham
Helpful guys at the Sussex piano shop!
Loaded and Climbing High!
This was the beginning of the drive back through the Dolomites.
Olive Oil Collection
This year was a productive one for the Calabrian Olive Oil producers
Bus Bench to Puglia!
Unusual, outdoor furniture from London to Ostuni!
Wood Burner to Tuscany
From an ebay seller in Yate, to a property in Tuscany!
Another Shipment to Umbria
More goodies delivered and put away under lock and key, without the customer being there.
The van needed a clean after the long trip to Puglia! So I treated her - Italian style!
A Misty Day in Umbria!
This was a part-load delivery to Montone, Umbria for a regular customer.
Transport from Veneto, Italy
Collection of a knitting machine for delivery to a customer in Warwickshire.
A quick picture of this lonely castle on the south coast of Italy
The view from an apartment at the Monte Carlo Star. This was for a 4 seater sofa to be transported to the UK for repair
More impressive scenery!
An interesting looking bridge near Bagni dei Lucca, Tuscany
Marble table transport
A large and extremely heavy marble table top which needed to be transported from Ostuni, Puglia to Sussex for a customer
Parked up for a meal and a doze near Bourg en Bresse, France
A place way up high in the mountains near Ascoli Piceno. A supply of furniture and other goods for an ex-pat couple
Inventing new ways to shift furniture!
This was part of a small furniture consignment that came from a flat in London, down in a small lift, then a number of steps. Delivery was 3 floors up a staircase in Cisternino, Puglia!
Al fresco in San Vito dei Normanni
Generous customers provide sustenance after a long drive down to Puglia!
Small van load to Bomba
A very tiny village on a mountain near Chieti. Due to the camber of that blockpaved road, the van would not get any nearer. Many trolley trips were made that day!
Mountains of Umbria
The route from one customer's house on the West side of a valley to another customer on the Eastern side.
Trailer Load from Umbria
A part load which filled up the 7 cubic metre trailer from Monte Santa Maria Tiberina to Reading storage
Castello Delle Forme
A small load delivered to expats in this small village in Umbria
Transferring a Piano from the supplier's van in Cambridge onto my van for the onward trip to Italy
A full van load from Derby to the 'White City', Ostuni, Puglia
Another part load from a village near Ostuni in Puglia, going to Sussex
Another trailer load
Another trailer load from San Vito dei Normannie, near Brindisi, Puglia
Mountains of Lazio
A small load from Northampton to Valvori, Lazio
Happy customers moving from Cisternino in Puglia to West Wales
A brief stop for coffee. This is a 1935 Austin Martin Legonda which I picked up in Le Marche and transported to Beamish, Durham.
One of three Small Loads from Umbria
This customer needed all her goods taken back from Monte Santa Maria Tiberina in stages. This service was ideal for her and delivery was to storage in Reading
Mont Blanc - The Descent
A little rest on the French side
Delivering some English furniture to a Doctor in Innsbruck, Austria
Delivering goods for big names!
Andrew Marr was proud to have been offered a place to display his artwork at the Venice Art Festival this year! I took them as far as Milan for him.
A brief stop in Northern Italy
Taking a break from a long drive and taking in the views!
Climbing Mont Blanc
The view as you climb from the Italian side of Mont Blanc
House in the Hills, Italy
Customer's house in the mountains of Umbria
Small Load to Calpalbio, Tuscany
This was for a part load from London to a small rural place near Calpalbio, Grosseto, Tuscany
Isle of Arran
Waiting for the ferry to Arran for a van load from Italy
Artwork from Provence to Rome
This is a home in Provence where I had to collect three paintings and take to Rome
Van and Box Trailer
Collecting a trailer load of leather making equipment and tools from another mountain residence in Tuscany
Two Man Effort!
Two of us needed on this job, involving some complicated manoeuvring of two vans and a trailer
Keeping an eye on the convoy!
Another shot of the journey to that mountain in Tuscany for the collection of goods
Our collection in the mountain all done, just the return manoeuvres to do!
Some interesting art for a show in Milan
Full van from Castello delle Forme, Umbria
A garage load of furniture and outdoor equipment loaded and taken to Guilford, Surrey
Storage Facilities in the UK
Customers looking for temporary storage can have their goods transported from Europe and stored for as long as they want
A Night's Stay
On the top of a mountain in Umbria, my digs for the night: A converted pigsty!
Loading for Puglia
Loading up the box trailer from the storage container I've hired for customers to have their goods delivered to in Tewkesbury. This load, as well as the van load, went to Alberobello in Puglia
Unusual deliveries in Nice!
Part of a coffee table delivered to a Nice apartment from Cambridge
Car Transport from Italy to UK
Taking a car back to Motability from Piedemonte in the beautiful mountains near Turin. The customer had fun driving it onto the transporter trailer!
Part Load from Suffolk to Umbria
A small removal to a beautiful house in the mountains of Umbria.
Waiting for a colleague to unload before 2nd van load near Monte Santa Maria Tiberina, Umbria, Italy
Two Euromen meet-up!
In a hotel carpark at Cesena, Italy, I meet a colleague for a swap of the trailer and some goods bound for UK
Full van load from Ostuni
A removal from Ostuni to Ayr, Scotland. Everything went on, despite the fears!
Part load to Le Marche, Italy
A small delivery of furniture and other goods from London to San Ginesio, Le Marche.
Maserati Engine Collection from Modena
Picking up a 6 litre boat engine from Modena in Italy
Delivery to Montone, Umbria
A full van load, relocated from Hemel Hempstead to the mountains of Umbria
Car Transporter Trailer
This Turatello Trailer is made in Padua, Italy. I frequently tow them back to the UK for my customer.
Goods from Sussex to Umbria
A regular client who recently purchased a second home in Italy
Client hired a special lift to remove the piano from a top floor in Martina Franca, Puglia
Another part load to Umbria, Italy
Domestic goods transported to the Umbrian mountains
Taking in the scenery en route to Italy through Switzerland
Brief stop near Naples
Taking on needed coffee en route to Naples
Part Load from UK to Pescara
Sunday morning delivery to Pescara from London
Collection in Paris
A consignment of Wine collected in Paris, headed for Chiswick
Wedding Catering Goods near Le Mans, France
A dedicated load of glasses, plates and catering goods to a wedding event at a Chateau in France
Art from Umbria
Collecting some art supplies from a mountain property in Umbria
Mirrors delivery to Scario, SA
This is the bay near a delivery for some mirrors I had in Scario, SA, Italy
Sitting on the dock of the bay!
Some much needed rest time after a delivery to Southern Italy
A crisp, May day along the Fernpass, Austria
A common sight near Ostuni in Puglia
Collection from Villastrada
A van, part-load collected from the beautiful countryside in Tuscany
Scene overlooking Lake Trasimeno at Castiglione del Lago
A house near a delivery to Ceglie, Puglia
Parked up at the lake!
Some brief respite in Tuscany before I moved on to another delivery in Italy
A town in rural Umbria
En route to do a collection of artwork from a small village in Marche
Blending into the scenery badly!
Waiting in Viareggio
Collecting marble blocks for the Evening Standard Theatre Awards trophies
Loading in Puglia
Small removals from Ostuni, Puglia to Cambridgeshire, UK
Small Load from Sicily
This removal from Sicily was for the transporting of about 3 cubic metres back to London
Van Loads to Ibiza
A joint operation with another trusted courier. This is us parked up at the Ibiza ferry port
A little sustenance at Valencia ferry port before embarking to Ibiza
Removals from the French Alps
This was a view from the house where I moved a small van load from France to Guernsey
Small Van Load to Rome
A little load collected in Puglia, Italy and delivered to Rome
Monte Santa Maria Tiberina
This is a beautiful little village on the top of a mountain in Umbria
Transport to Italy
Furniture delivery to Citta dei Castello, Umbria, Italy
Van Load Puglia
Loading up at a villa near Ostuni in Puglia, Italy
A shot of the little Trullo houses, often used as holiday homes in Puglia, Italy
A cool little shot I captured from the van window on my phone in Sicily!
Delivering a Welder to Rome
A very, very heavy Tig Welder collected and delivered from Wiltshire to Rome
Moving heavy plant in Puglia, Italy!
Milan to Canary Wharf, London
A part-load from Milan to London
Trento to Sussex
Furniture delivery from the city of Trento, Italy to Robertsbridge, Sussex
Furniture collected in Chiswick, London and delivered to a property near Cetona, Tuscany, Italy
Regular load to Umbria
A familiar place to deliver in rural Umbria for a customer who is slowly renovating a place out there
A rural village where access was impossible for the van, but the locals were quick to help with solutions!
Furniture from Italy to UK
An example of the smallest type of load (1 cubic metre) from Milan to London
Frankfurt to London
A 3 cubic metre removals from Frankfurt, Germany to Southwest London
Bath to Umbertide, Umbria, Italy
A heavy, 2 metre mirror was loaded here for delivery to Italy
View from a mountain top
This was taken at the top of a mountain in Umbria where I delivered to a property just 500 yards from this spot
Part Load to Nice, France
The view from an apartment where a part load was delivered in Nice, France.
Man and Van Rome to Trieste
A client in Rome wishing to move to Trieste.
Isola Del Iri to Bracknell
This was a delivery to an Art warehouse near Bracknell, from an artist's studio south of Rome, Italy
My client, James, an artist south of Rome, helping with the loading for sculptures to be exhibited in London
Pick up in Puglia
Collecting a little doggie destined for the UK from Fasano, Puglia, Italy
Breakfast on a mountain!
Monte Corona. A brief stop to cook bacon and other much needed sustenance!
Perks of the job!
Taking in the view from my client's pool, after delivering furniture to his home in Italy
Collecting all sorts in Rome
A move from Rome to Trieste
Devon to Rome
Delivery of a ride-on lawnmower to Italy
London to Northern France
A small load from London to Vron, Normandy, France
Delivery to Umbria, Italy
Delivering outdoor furniture to a customer's second home in Umbria
Pet from Puglia
Taking, not only household belongings, but customer's pet doggie too!
Goods Delivered to Lancaster
A small load, plus a large sofa and some furniture transported from near Ostuni, Puglia, Italy to Lancaster, UK
A brief rest on a mountain!
A few miles before the climb!
More Mont Blanc
Views before crossing into Italy
Delivering at all hours!
Collecting from Storage
A small consignment of garden furniture from Hampshire to Tuscany, Italy
Mount Corona, Umbria
Just prior to collecting some artwork from Umbria to take back to Bath
All Sorts Delivered!
A regular client takes delivery of a lawnmower trailer and assorted goods
Delivery to Monte Santa Maria Tiberina
A beautiful house on the top of another Umbrian Mountain
Motorbike from Montone, Italy
Collecting a motorbike from Montone, Italy destined for Aberdeenshire
Not everything goes to plan! The mountain roads of Italy take their toll!
Views From Up High
Morning views from a mountain in Umbria, Italy
Test for living beings inside the van commence!
Delivery to Monte Santa Maria Tiberina
A beautiful house on the top of another Umbrian Mountain
Eyes from Milan!
This was a collection of some eyes on dry ice to be delivered to Porton Down, Wiltshire
Collecting some very large paintings from Italy going to the Isle of Wight
Alfresco in Umbria!
Hospitable customers feeding me Italian style!
A Happy Customer!
Graham and his wife Lin, reluctantly say goodbye to their house in Umbria
Bingo hitches a ride to Puglia, Italy!
Part load to Oria, Puglia
Delivering some boxes from St Albans to Oria, Italy
While the weather just about allowed for some outdoor cooking, I cooked up some grub!
Furniture to Geneva, Switzerland
Two desks and two office chairs for a dedicated load to Geneva
London to Parma
A 6:30am delivery of some boxes. Stealthfully done so as not to break Italian noise laws!
Climbing in Como!
A seemingly endless set of steps near Lake Como for a delivery of some garden furniture
Full van load to Ceglie, Puglia
A removal from Spalding UK to Ceglie, sunny southern Italy
A removals job from Umbria to UK
From sunny Umbria, Italy to storage facilities in the UK
Customer Graham gives the thumbs up to the van packing!
Minnie the cat has a brief wander around the van for five minutes
Views over Lake Como
January overlooking the lake near San Siro, Como.