Tales from the Road.

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There’s always someone telling you where the future is and what you need to do to be a part of it. For the past couple of years a lot of people have been saying that video is going to be an important part of marketing any business. So we decided that we’re going…(Read More)

Avango Couriers 2016 image collage

The Tale of 2016

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And so another year comes to pass. Another collection of up’s and down’s, victories and defeats. 2016 certainly had plenty of both for those of us here at Avango towers (that’s a mythical building by the way, just in case you weren’t sure). The early part of each year is typically…(Read More)

Woman wrapping christmas present

I know some people might think that I have posted this far too early and that “It’s only October”, but if you look carefully I’m not the only one. The Christmas adverts are starting to sneak onto the television, we’re already at the school half term break, and people are more regularly…(Read More)

View of the Cornwall Coastline from Tintagel

By now you have probably figured out that Avango is a courier company. And what do courier companies do? They collect items from one location and deliver them to another. Now because of the fact we are located close to Manchester quite a lot of our deliveries take place across the north west, but we…(Read More)

Winter is coming - Avango Couriers weather montage

Winter is Coming

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That’s right everyone. Winter is coming and it looks like it’s in a bad mood. After a quite settled September and October (for British standards anyway), November started to remind us that we really shouldn’t forget that the good old British weather can pack quite a punch when it wants – and then…(Read More)

Line of Land Rover cars used in James Bond Spectre Movie

His name’s Bond, James Bond…apparently. You can’t really live in Britain and not know who that is. The fictional character who has saved us from more bad guys than you can count in over 20 movies from the last 50 years. Well, October 26th 2015 sees the launch of the latest ‘007…(Read More)

Delivery to a building site being offloaded by digger

For most of the time a courier’s deliveries can typically be broken down into two methods of loading and unloading – the ‘handball’, where everything is done by hand (I’m guessing you’d already figured that out?) and forklift. But occasionally something else can come along just to add a little variety to the…(Read More)

There have been numerous reports recently that Spring is on its way and some even claim it’s already arrived. Well we finally have proof that the rumours are true after we were able to get photographic proof of a sure sign that winter is almost over. In America some people think that Punxsutawney Phil…(Read More)

Just because we’re called ‘Avango’ and typically specialise in van-based logistics and delivery services, it doesn’t mean we can’t find a solution when the call comes through for something much larger. A couple of weeks ago one of our customers called us to discuss an important load that they required transporting…(Read More)

writing in the sand on beach

The Tale of 2014

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And there it was, gone. 365 days in the blink of an eye. This year has been extraordinary for us here at Avango Couriers. Whilst we officially started the year still trading as ‘Moov-U’ (pronounced ‘Move You’), we had formulated a plan in late 2013 to transform and re-brand into Avango Couriers as…(Read More)