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Making the most of your Virtual Number

Having a virtual landline number is a real investment in your company and brand, but one thing to be sure of is that your telephone number is working as hard as it could be for your business.

Virtually Local’s cloud telephone system has a vast array of options available for your numbers, from simply routing your calls to a single destination, to making complex time based routing decisions.  Our features include:

  • Single Destination Routing
    Route your number straight to your mobile or other fixed landline.

  • Multiple Destination Routing
    Calling multiple destinations one after the other.

  • Ring Groups
    Calling multiple destinations all at the same time.  The first to answer takes the call.

  • Time Based Routing
    Allowing you to “close” your virtual number when the office is shut.

  • Call Whisper
    So you know that the phone call you’re accepting has come from your virtual number.

  • Call Screening
    So you can choose to accept or decline a call coming in from your virtual number.

  • Call Recording
    Replay your calls for future reference through our easy-to-use portal.

  • Cloud Based Voicemail
    If you can’t take a call, our cloud voicemail can take the call and email you the message.

  • Fax 2 Email
    We’ll email you a PDF of any faxes received, meaning you no longer need a physical fax machine

And for just £8.95 a month, our ‘Business’ package gives you get access to all of these features. We encourage our customers to make full usage of all our features to ensure your virtual number is working as hard as it can for you.

The My Virtually Local portal lets you manage your number any time of the day or night, and you can make as many changes as you want to. There are no request or change limitations, and no hidden costs.

Use the buttons below to get yourself up and running for as little as £1, and get a virtual landline number working hard for your company today!

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Making The Most of Your Virtual Number

Pick A Number

Either search by area code or place name, or use our word search options to incorporate a word into your number. 

Super Simple

The 5 minute sign up procedure only asks a few questions and you will be up and running straight away!

Tell The World!

Be sure to let all your contacts know your new number.  Don’t forget to update your website and any social listings too!

FAQ’s

What can a better phone number do for my business?

Memorable telephone numbers make your business look more professional, well established and trustworthy.  Silver and Gold numbers show that you have invested in your customers experience and strive to offer a high quality service.

Numbers that are easy to remember receive more calls and are a great way for customers to remember your business and stand out from the crowd.

Can I choose my number?

Yes!  We have thousands of memorables numbers available in nearly every area of the UK.
Click here to see what memorable numbers we have available.

How much does it cost to have a memorable number?

Our memorable numbers are graded silver, gold, and platinum.  The cost of each number is displayed next to it. 
The cost to buy a number is one-off.  You will also need a features/minutes  package, which is a small monthly fee. Click here to see our plans.

How do I make outbound calls from my memorable number?

When subscribing to the business package or higher, you can download our free app which enables you to make outbound calls to anywhere in the UK whilst presenting your memorable number and not revealing your personal mobile.  The app integrates seemlessly into your existing address book so you can easily dial any new or saved contacts.

I already have a phone system. Can I still get a memorable number?

Yes.  All of our memorable numbers can be forwarded to any UK landline or mobile.  If you have an exisiting phone system you simply need to forward your memorable number via our portal to an existing number on your phone system. All diverts are seemless and the caller will not know their call has been forwarded.

I have a memorable number elsewhere. Can I use your service?

Yes.  We believe we are the most competitively priced service available and we can ‘port’ your existing number across on to our network.  For more information please call us on 0161 821 1000. 

Is the number mine for life?

Yes.  Once you purchase a silver, gold, or platinum number it is yours for life.  You will need to a monthly plan with us, which starts from as little as £2.95 (inc. VAT) per month.

If you wish to change provider in the future you can take your number with you, subject to our terms and conditions of service.