Art/Museums

  • London’s hottest exhibitions

    You can’t beat London’s museums for a culture fix. So channel your inner Brian Sewell and check out these must-see Spring exhibitions – featuring Grayson Perry, Hockney and, um, Arnie’s Terminator suit.

  • London days out with the kids

    Planning a trip to London? Check out what some of the big museums and attractions in the capital (and just outside) have running at the moment.

  • Cool stuff to do this weekend

    The Lipsinkers, The Firestation Arts Centre, Windsor, Sat 25 March Camp, cult and brilliantly bonkers… The Lipsinkers are transporting their unique and radical drag show to Windsor with its mix of showbiz insanity and queer political spoof. Forget Ru Paul and Danny La Rue, this show’s weird, wild and very naughty. There’s even an after hours session –DJing disco and […]

  • What’s on nationally this weekend

    Feel like exploring somewhere new? Muddy tenticles cover the South of England and who better to know the cool stuff that’s hard to unearth than our brilliant regional Muddy editors (all national journalists in their own right) who are constantly scouring their counties for the best arts and cultural highlights? Whether you’re day tripping or […]

  • 8 brilliant things to do this weekend

    Welcome to the Muddy fun factory, if you’re running the Reading half marathon – good luck, hats off to y’all. If you’re not,  treat yourself to something cold and bubbly because we’ve got plans to make. Meet Louis Sidoli, Castle Fine Art Windsor, Sun 20 Mar Love neon? I do, I do. Elbows sharpened then, as […]

  • 12 kick ass things to do this week

    In the spirit of International Women’s Day, the Muddy Guide’s a celebration of strong women, kick ass characters and having a good time. As Katherine Hepburn once said: ‘If you obey ALL the rules, you miss all the fun’. And we’re all about having fun…enjoy   Ladybird Book Exhibition, Reading University, Sat 11 Mar – Sun 2 Jul […]

  • 10 top things to do this week (23 Feb– 1 Mar)

    Goodbye winter, hello spring. Get through the week and we will be rewarded with longer days, balmier temperatures (*ahem* a little create license here please). So here’s your Muddy fun factory. Pop your rosé into chill and go al fresco. PS you’re definitely going to need a coat. First Hippo To The Moon, South Hill Park Bracknell, Sun 26 […]

  • 9 cool things to do this week – 15-22 Feb

    Yippee! We’re over the hump of half term, so treat yourself to some time out – Muddy style. We’ve got theatrical trampolining and opera to a world-class exhibition in a greasy spoon and Michelin BBQ. Whatever floats your boat, the fun starts here. Fisheye by Daniel Jamieson, South Street Arts Reading, Tues 21 Feb Neighbourhood Watch stalwart Pam becomes a one-woman MI6 […]

    • Your essential half-term Muddy (survival) Guide

      Half term is looming large, so in the interest of keeping our sanity, here’s my bumper Muddy guide to the coolest activities, day trips and top notch theatre to keep your kids entertained and save you from tearing your hair out. We can do this without the need of group therapy… but wine is essential! It’s always essential. For […]

    • 7 cool things to do (without kids)

      Brace yourselves folks, it’s half term week. Keeping the kids entertained is one thing, but keep the adults sane is far more important. Check out the cool stuff to do this week – oh and stock up on wine. NT Live: Saint Joan, Corn Exchange Newbury, Thurs Feb 16   I’m a big fan of […]

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