Virtual High Street - Altrincham & Sale

Virtual High Street - Altrincham & Sale

d920f8c9a1a815d3b81bcdaa63b29c84.jpgChristmas may be behind us but with non essential shops now closed, it's still as important as ever to support our local retailers...

So take an imaginary walk down our virtual high street, showcasing retailers local to Altrincham, Sale and the surrounding areas and help support local businesses. You can visit each one by clicking on the blue links. More will be added over the coming weeks so please pop back again soon.

If you'd like to be added to our list, please get in touch with Jo at or submit your information here

If you do contact any of the businesses listed below, please let them know that you saw them on the Raring2go! website. As a small local business myself, it's much appreciated! Raring2go! cannot be held responsible for the content of any of the links shown.



  • EMPORIUM M33 - A "Hidden Gem" in the heart of Sale. Once inside, you will find over 45 independent businesses, located over 3 floors, ready to serve you with a friendly smile. We're still selling in Sale! We might not be able to see you in the shop but we are still working and really appreciate your support. View the list of businesses trading online here

  • B FOR BUTTERFLY BOOKS - Independent online bookshop based in Altrincham. Recommending Books for Tots to Teens. Visit our website here -

Hair, Health & Beauty 



  • Hall and Hines - Gifts, jewellery and accessories. Free delivery in the local area.


Candles and Melts

Plants and Flowers

  • Diddibox Artisan Florist - we offer candles, greetings cards, prints and chocolates all from local artisans on top of our own fresh and dried florals. During lockdown orders can be taken over the phone, contactless delivery and collection available. More information at

  • Barkers the florist in Timperley - Selling Flowers, Plants, Cards, Candles, Christmas decorations, Artificial Christmas trees and Wreaths. Available for delivery or safe click and collect service.

  • King's Flowers -

  • Sue d920f8c9a1a815d3b81bcdaa63b29c84.jpgWrench Florist - Based in Timperley, local delivery or collection available. Seasonal Wreaths will be available to purchase via Facebook shop.

  • Flowers & Pots - Offer Unique Hand painted terracotta pots & hand tied fresh flower bouquets. Made to order with free local delivery. For more information visit

Toys and Baby

  • Josh and Nelly - Beautiful, sustainable, toys, gifts and children’s wares that children love and that look great in your home. We are an independent business based in Sale and offer free delivery when shopping online at Amazing birthday and Christmas gifts order in the comfort of your own home and delivered straight to your door at a convenient time for you. 

  • The Cheshire Baby Boutique -  a luxury, modern brand bringing beautiful nursery décor, clothing, maternity wear and children's toy to your door.



  • Num6er - This year we are offering alcohol filled baubles, gin advent calendars, gin/rum/vodka tasting packs and our online virtual gin tasting evenings. All can be posted within the UK. 

  • Cheshire Mobile Bars - Homemade cocktail delivery in the local area (free and same day) as well as nationwide postal delivery. We also do bottles of prosecco and champagne, Gin and Tonic/mixer packages and draught beer.

  • Stubborn Mule Brewery - Free delivery every Thursday (or click and 24a6205a41e27944682aba538ca3cf96.jpgcollect) throughout lockdown, Christmas and New Year. Use Disc Code CHEERS10 for 10% off all orders

Stationery, Arts and Crafts


  • Rose & Grey - A contemporary homeware brand based in Altrincham, offering a mix of Scandi-inspired furniture, Made To Order sofas and beautiful home accessories alongside a unique mix of Christmas decorations for the season. The Altrincham showroom is currently closed but you can still shop online at

  • Nina D - I produce high quality homeware products inspired by my Swedish upbringing and family traditions. My online shop is open for orders and I offer FREE gift wrapping for each order. My website is: 

  • Dunelm Altrincham - Still open for your homeware needs for Click and Collect Collections only during lockdown. Our Delivering Joy Campaign is still running, and our Christmas gift tags are still available on our tree at our click and collect collection point. Customers are more than welcome to pick up a tag on their daily walk, to support our campaign to buy gifts for care home residents , local school children, homeless shelters , pet rescue centres. All the information is on our FB community page.

Eco Products

Handmade Gifts

  • Debbling - Handpainted baubles, 24a6205a41e27944682aba538ca3cf96.jpgglassware and personalised items. Debbling creates individual keepsakes and baubles for a host of occasions. Are you looking for an unusual gift of art? Provide an outline or photograph and Debbling will turn these into a special memory personal and unique to you.

  • Shine Bright Decor - hand made personalised wall names and hanging rainbows. Visit us on Facebook or Instagram

  • Handmade gifts over at Arty Hart Creations

Charity Gifts

  • The Hideaway - Buy a charity gift card for a loved one and save Christmas for a struggling local family. More information here.

Other Gift Ideas


  • Seasons Logs - Kiln dried hardwood logs, firewood and solid fuels. Free delivery within 15 miles of Altrincham.
  • Nicola Pass Photography - Professional children's and family photographer based in Altrincham.  Vouchers available online

Listings in this feature are free of charge but if you'd like to speak to me about additional advertising opportunities so we can really help you shout out about your business, please contact Jo at

Visit our Shop Local section for more information about some of the lovely retailers above

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