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  • The Newbury Pub gastropub turqoise plate ham terrine picalillil and prune sauce

    Gastropub heaven at The Newbury

    17 May 2019

    New chef, new menu and a cool new gin distillery. We’re back at Muddy Award winner The Newbury and it’s just the tonic. (Sorry, I’ll get my coat.)

  • Muddy Awards 2019 finalists

    Meet your Muddy Awards finalists

    14 May 2019

    First of all, a massive thank you to everyone who has taken part so far in the Muddy Stiletto Awards this year – we’ve seen an incredible rise of 100% of readers nominating on the Awards compared to last year, so you’re clearly in love with local too! I’m always a bit conflicted at this point […]

  • Book on woodden table with pink daisies resting in between pages

    Need a brilliant new read?

    13 May 2019

    A stunning debut novel, a futuristic thriller and an exquisite memoir are among books editor Kerry Potter’s marvellous May picks. And you can win the lot!

  • Pub in the park Tom Kerridge Giant PITP letters

    This weekend

    Your Muddy Guide’s bringing the weekend vibes from Tom Kerridge’s Pub in The Park in Marlow, Sophie Ellis Bextor delivering the floor fillers to Ladies Day at Newbury Races and rev em up for Supercar Sunday at Stonor Park Henley.

  • DJ Duo Sophie Ellis Bextor and The Feeling's Richard Jones

    This week

    Fun incoming! Kick of the summer season in style at the brand new, super-stylish Ladies Day at Newbury Racecourse with Sophie Ellis Bextor; Retro festival Rock The Moor in Cookham and Tom Kerridge’s Pub In The Park in Marlow.

  • Bright and beautiful

    10 May 2019

    Field and Hawken’s vibrant outdoor furniture is all about the fun and sun. Let’s celebrate Spring with their stunning seating.

  • Posh and Saucy

    Feeling saucy? Put your best knickers away, we’re talking condiments – Posh Sauces, to be precise. The humble Tommy K has been given an epic celebrity chef makeover – and you’re gonna love it..

  • The Hidden Garden Henley Regatta long table fairy lights in tree candles

    How to do Henley Regatta in style

    9 May 2019

    The annual rowing fandango is fast approaching – 3-7 July to be precise. And this year there’s a super-flash new VIP experience that’s got Muddy’s name written all over it. Shall we?

  • Napoli, Brooklyn - Georgia May Foote, Hannah Bristow, Mona Goodwin (c) Marc Brenner

    Drama queens reign in Windsor

    Take four strong women, add one violent man and you’ve got more drama than Meghan’s birth plan. Napoli, Brooklyn makes its UK premiere in Windsor and it’s all kicking off.

  • 80s pop star Nik Kerhsaw on stage wearing sunglasses and holding a mic

    Muddy meets Nik Kershaw

    8 May 2019

    Nik Kershaw is laconic, laid-back, and *very very* funny – read on for his views on Live Aid, embarrassing his kids, the Let’s Rock the Moor pecking order and (OMG) being a grandfather!

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