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  • Man applying men's make up War Paint

    Make-up for men: ooh or eww?

    12 Mar 2020

    Turns out more and more blokes are getting handy with bronzer and concealer. We tried out one leading male make-up brand on some lucky Muddy husbands – here’s what happened.

  • Pret a portea couture cakewalk afternoon tea Berkley hotel

    Shall I be mum?

    Sorted for Mother’s Day? If in doubt, book afternoon tea. But where can you get your fix of diddy sandwiches and scones? I know, I know!

  • netflix-the-stranger-_920x525

    Say hello to your new Netflix obsession

    11 Mar 2020

    We’re not going to mention the C-word but if you’re staying in more right now, isolate yourself with the Netflix remote and watch these corkers pronto.

  • Market house reading bar and kitchen industrial interiors canteen style tables and chairs

    FOUND! Berkshire’s most Instagrammable pub

    10 Mar 2020

    If you love supercool London street food scene, then you’re gonna love The Market House in Reading a laidback hangout to eat, drink and sleep on repeat.

  • Gift Pop Superwoman mug

    5 of the best Mother’s Day gifts

    The countdown to Mother’s Day is on. Breathe deep, we’ve got gorgeous gifts for cool mamas. Or call it inspiration for your other half. Hint hint.

  • Sandro pleated trench coat

    5 of the best… trench coats

    9 Mar 2020

    It’s a style classic for a reason – the trench is probably the most chic, useful piece you can buy (banish all thoughts of Inspector Clouseau). Here are our new season favourites.

  • Stella-Armchair-Arlo-and-Jacob pink and red zigzag chairs and dark blue walls

    5 of the best… soft furnishings for spring

    Major interiors updates on the horizon? Feast your eyes on these five gorgeous pieces from Arlo & Jacob’s new collection.

  • Dead Good masked actors playijng old men at the seaside

    This weekend

    FRI 13 – SUN 15 MAR: It’s the weekend! Here’s what’s on, from The Wicker Husband, Strictly stars Anton & Erin, Legoland reopens and daffodils, everywhere!

  • The Wicker Husband script

    This week

    MON 9 – SUN 15 MAR: Strictly stars, The Wicker Husband premiere, and Legoland Windsor reopens with a new ride . It’s all going on in this week’s what’s on guide for Berkshire.

  • Start your engines!

    8 Mar 2020

    Looking for a new runaround to get you from A to B? We’ve rounded up 6 of the best new cars to buy in 2020 – go on, treat yourself to new wheels.

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