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Bishop's Move's 1928 historic commercial vehicle on Marine Parade in Brighton
The HCVS London to Brighton 2014
by Louise Dunckley, 21 May 2014

Bishop’s Move recently completed the 53rd Historic Commercial Vehicle Society Challenge from Crystal Palace to Brighton on the May 4th, 2014 in it's 1928 Morris 1 tonne pantechnicon - affectionately known as "Sammy"!  Roger Bishop, Joint Chairman at Bishop’s Move, retires this year after 48-years with the company. He completed his final Historic Commercial Vehicle Society ...

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The Bishop's Move Foden was awared "Best in Show" at this year's HCVS London to Brighton Run
The 2013 HCVS London to Brighton Run
by Bishop's Move, 07 May 2013

On Sunday 4th May, the Bishop's Move historic Foden steam wagon joined other commercial vehicle participants on the 52nd Annual HCVS London to Brighton Run. The engine travelled under its own steam throughout the whole process from travelling to the start the day before, participating on the day, and then returning home, a total distance of more than 120+ miles! The start of ...

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Taking part in the Morris Centenary Cavalvade in Oxford 29th March 2013
Bishop's Move take part in the Cowley Centenary Cavalcade.
by Bishop's Move, 02 April 2013

Bishop's Move have been operating as a removals and storage company in the Oxford area for over 75 years and so we were delighted to be invited to take part in this Centenary Cavalcade. The event was to celebrate 100 years since the completion of the very first Morris car, built by William Morris (founder of Morris Motors), which left the garage in Hollow Way on the 29th March, 1913. So on the ...