Find the best local businesses in town

Shop local on Stowmarket's Virtual High Street.


The one-stop site for your local town's independent stores and services.

The Virtua High Street lets you browse and buy around the clock from the best shops and services in town. Whether you're after something special or just fancy spoiling yourself, there's something for everyone here! You can even take advantage of click-and-collect or delivery when offered, just take a stroll (or scroll) to find out more.

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Your town has a lot to offer!

Discover great local businesses around you

Find the perfect place

From boutique bars and cinemas to grocery stores and more, The Virtual Highstreet has you covered. We provide everything you need to sort your next day or night out on the highstreet from home.

Backing Local Businesses

It's never been a more important time to support our communities, so we do just that. The Virtual Highstreet only highlight local businesses, so not only will you find some of the best stores and venues in your area, but you'll also be making a difference each time you spend.

Click and Collect

More and more businesses on The Virtual Highstreet offer a Click and Collect service. If a business offers the service, make an order through The Virtual Highstreet and it’ll be ready before you know it.


Make the most of your stroll through The Virtual Highstreet and discover exciting events on your doorstep. Whether you want a new experience or you just want to keep in the loop with your favourites, it's never been simpler to be in the know.