in Stony Stratford
in Stony Stratford are a delightful mix
of retailers, both old and new. Some of the
businesses have been in existence for hundreds
of years and you can still see the original shop
fittings. Here you will discover little
shops and retailers
not found in the average high street.
Don't forget to
look above the shop fronts to appreciate the
rich architectural history of the town. Parking
is free and you can download
a map of Stony Stratford's car parks.
The shops extend along Wolverton Road and into
the historic Market Square. A visit to the
town's small arcades: Swinfen's Yard, Stratford
Arcade and Timor Court will reveal yet more
For gift shopping Stony Stratford has a great
deal to offer and you'll be spoilt for choice
when you come to order morning coffee or pick up
a lunchtime sandwich from one of the many teashops,
pubs, hotels and snack bars. There's
a small market in Timor Court each Saturday and
a farmers' market in the Market Square once a
Stratford Business Association organises
the famous Christmas
lights display during December, the
hanging baskets which adorn the centre of town
during the summer and bunting to highlight the
events and festivals which take place
here during the year.
Visit the official
town web site for community information.