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  • glasses of wine red white rose corkscrew flatlay

    5 wines to try before you die

    Love a Chablis or three? Whether you're a wino or oenophile, we asked experts for their bucket list wines. Not to be drunk by the bucket load. Just saying!

  • Party like a pin up

    OMG! We can't wait. Retro Festival (Fri 9 – Sun 11 Aug) is like stepping into the final scene of Grease. Grab you skintight trousers and Letterman sweater, here's the best bits.

  • Muddy’s literary salon returns!

    Henley, we're coming for you! Henley Literary Festival on Saturday 6 Oct, to be precise. Keep it free and take a gander at our amazing line-up.

  • Windsor fringe Festival 2018 collage of acts with colour filters

    Fun at Windsor Fringe

    Windsor we're coming for you! Windsor Fringe Festival on 21 September is fun, eclectic and right up our street. Take a gander at the amazing line up.

  • BBC Countryfile Live Blenheim Palace presenters sat on hay bales

    A country fair with a difference

    Countryfile Live is more multi-media modern festival than trad country show. It's rocking up in Blenheim Palace soon - we've filleted the best bits for your delectation.

  • Party in the shires

    Countryfile Live is back at Blenheim Palace next month, and this year it's throwing a special summer party. If you want to join John Craven in the mosh pit, read on.

  • Comedian Eddie Summer Rocket Fuel Man wearing fur coat headphones with sparkle in his mouth

    Pick of the Fringe

    Who needs Edinburgh when we have a cracking Fringe on our doorstep? Go on, breathe in the cool culture! Muddy picks of the best bits of Reading Fringe Festival.

  • Book this foodie pop up!

    Henley Festival's about a posh as it gets – and Reading’s fab London Street Brasserie is popping up.

  • Win VIP Festival tickets

    Want to party with the stars at the On Track For Summer festival? Read on read on

  • The Muddy Guide

      Newbury Artisan Market, Sun 28, 10am to 4pm Head over to Newbury town centre on Northbrook Street where the buzz words are fresh, handmade and local. This is a brilliant buzzing weekly market with some really interesting and unusual stalls including Weavers Wood Alpacas selling alpaca wool hats and scarves; Charlie’s Curious & Oddities […]

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