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  • London Wesminster bridge parliament Big Ben clock

    London calling!

    Love the idea of going into London but find it all just a leetle bit daunting? Make life easy on yourself with our Top 10 tips on how to have a cracking time in the city this Summer.

  • illuminated see saws Kings Cross London

    Day trippers

    Half term's here (*smiles through gritted teeth*). Please the little people and save your sanity by checking out these 24 family day trips.

  • Lunch spots for rocking dads

    Dads deserve a little recognition. So spoil him with a pint and posh nosh and show the men in your life they rock! Plus you don't to spend hours slaving in the kitchen. Here a few of my fave lunch spots

  • Your half term survival guide

    Don't panic, stay strong, the school holiday will be a doddle with your must-read Muddy Guide.

  • Squeals of excitement… Did you win?

    Snouts out of the trough, the competition’s ended and we have not one but TWO winners to announce. These lucky Muddy readers have won a family ticket each to see Babe The Sheep Pig at the Corn Exchange Newbury. Based on Dick King-Smith’s best-selling book, it all about a little pig who dreams big. The show will be brought to […]

  • 14 of the best UK beach cottages

    Tired. Sick of working. Dreaming of the beach. Yup, it’s time to book the Great British Coastal Escape and we’ve done all the hard work for you.

  • The 16 Best Riverside Holidays Cottages

    Beach holidays in Britain always come with that anxious niggle at the back of your head – will it tank down for the whole week? Well, how about an inland lake or river holiday as an alternative? The Muddy editors who happen go to be landlocked (*sob**) have scoured their counties for some stonking rental […]

  • Win family theatre tickets to see Babe

    Squeals of excitement in the Muddy household with the news that Babe The Sheep Pig is coming to the Corn Exchange Newbury – and I have two family tickets worth a tidy £142 up for grabs. Who can forget the Oscar-winning 1995 film, based on Dick King-Smith’s best-selling book? Now the story of a little pig who dreams big […]

  • Special Muddy deal on Forest Holidays

    In January when the weather has turned totally pants and half-term break feels forever away, I take solace by gorging myself on potential holidays. Hot summer holidays in exotic climes with Rufus Sewell (if he’ll only stop moaning on and on about how he desires me), cool city breaks with Mr Muddy, gorgeous cottages in rugged climes for […]

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