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  • Bruce Nauman neon art

    Your ultimate autumn culture planner 2020

    Culture vultures, grab your diaries. Here's your Muddy-curated cheat sheet to the season's best art, theatre, TV, books and film in the UK.

  • Aubrey-Beardsley-Tate-Britain

    Culture Queen! My August highlights

    A whole month of lolling in the sun (hopefully) requires a whole host of entertainment. Here are the culture picks I'll be soaking up this August, from must-see art to new albums

  • Nasser Azam Queen in NHS face mask

    Grab yourself a mini masterpiece from £50

    Virtual paddle at the ready. Here's your chance to buy small pieces of art by big names. Art On A Postcard 2020's gone online. Here's the artists to watch.

  • Awesome Autumn culture planner

    It's all going on! Behold, your cheat-sheet to the season's best art, theatre, TV, books and film in the UK, as curated by Muddy's extremely cultural Kerry Potter.

  • Reading Museum Silchester Gallery glass displays deer head stair case

    10 free things to do

    It may be looking distinctly changeable outside and the summer funds might be running low but there is still plenty to squeeze out of summer in Berkshire and further afield.

  • Matisse: Drawing With Scissors

    In need of culture fix? No need to schlep into the big smoke. Newbury's cool, new art gallery The Base has brought a piece of the London art scene to Berks.

  • Sit and Sip Wokingham white retro mismatched hanging lights leather seating industrial lighting and marbled walls

    Superflashy newsflash!

    So much hot goss across Berkshire, you'll need a lashing of SPF.

  • Artist Rob Ritchie oil painting of lemon on a wooden box

    Bag your own masterpiece

    Looking for a bargain to brighten up a blank wall, or a masterpiece to make a statement? Here's Muddy's pick of the affordable art at Newbury's Contemporary Art Fair.

  • Singer Elton John baseball outfit and cap playing piano at gig

    Unmissable culture in 2019

    Want to make the most of 2019? Muddy's culture vulture Kerry Potter has curated the best new TV, music, theatre, film, books and art of the year. Get yer diary out!

  • Henley Literary festival headshots of eight amazing authors

    Bestsellers! Henley Lit Fest A-list

    There's a stonking line-up of authors at Henley's Literary Festival later this month. Before you book, check out our top 5 picks. (Spoiler alert: one of them is US!)

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