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  • Get yer skates on!

    Ice ice baby! Nothing like a whizz around a rink to make you feel festive (followed by a mulled wine obvs). We've rounded up the best ones for your skating pleasure.

  • Dark skies over The Oratory school redbrick mansion and cricket green

    The Oratory School, Woodcote

    In the top 3% of schools for value added at A Level and excellent pastoral care amongst 120 acres of verdant acreage puts The Oratory onto the Muddy radar. Read my review here.

  • Black background and neon colours lines showing activity in teen brain

    How to tame your teen

    Wish you could get inside your teen's head? Now you can (well, sort of). Queen Anne's head Julia Harrington busts the myths using actual science.

  • Leighton Park School Reading Berkshire white Victorian Mansion building set in 60 acres

    Leighton Park School, Reading

    Muddy says: A progressive first-name-only Quaker school with 65 acres in the centre of Reading, with impressive results in STEM and creative subjects.

  • Queen Anne's School Caversham ivy covered frontage red brick queen anne's style mansion house in reading Berkshire

    Queen Anne’s, Caversham

    Muddy says: A top girls' school set in 34 acres with cracking facilities, including a super-cool 6th form, a can-do ethos and great results.

  • Girl dressed as a witch carrying a pumpkin bucket roaring

    Half term SORTED!

    Freaking out as the school hols loom large? Fear not, Muddy to the rescue with 28 fang-tastic things to do with kids and teens.

  • Lambrook Prep School Berkshire Huge white mansion house with front lawn framed by mature trees blue sky

    Lambrook School, Winkfield Row

    A top co-ed school for ages 3-13 set in 52 acres of Berkshire countryside, with a strong reputation for sport and extra-curricular activities.

  • St George's School Ascot Berkshire Victorian built school with beige and red brick and tiles

    St George’s Ascot

    Muddy says: A small, friendly girl’s secondary boarding/ day school in Berkshire, where kindness, confidence and ambition are celebrated.

    • Muddy Stilettos Berkshire editor Rachel Jane in black race suit and helmet at Absolutely Karting Maidenhead

      Buckle up, baby

      Race you to the finish line, this wannabe petrol head puts Absolutely Karting Maidenhead through its paces.

    • Eagle House School co-ed prep Berkshire Victorian Hunting Lodge

      Eagle House, Sandhurst

      Looking for a non-selective co-ed school with a strong all-rounder reputation? Well, whaddya know!

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