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Stilettos on but nowhere to go? Ah, I can help with that! Muddy Stilettos is your go-to regional guide for the cool, quirky, new and unmissable happening in your ‘hood. Check out our Weekend, Weekly and Monthly What’s On guides to find out the insider info on everything from pop-ups, pubs and theatre to kids events, live music, new openings and shopping in Berkshire. Out you go and don’t do anything I wouldn’t do…

  • This weekend

    Over the school holiday hump, keep the family fizzing with the first ever Summer Festival at The Jelly Lounge Windsor, the Dragon Boat Festival in Reading, Open Air Cinema and Rudimental Live at Newbury Racecourse.

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    This week

    Fun to be had this week in Berkshire and beyond including Rudimental DJing live at Newbury Racecourse, the Dragon Boat Festival in Reading and the first ever Kids' Summer Festival at The Jelly Lounge Windsor

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    This weekend

    Cool things to do in Berkshire and beyond Rita Ora at Ascot Racecourse, Retro Festival, Somerset House pop up cinema and high wire walking at Blenheim Palace.

  • This week

    What's on this week in Berkshire? Glad you asked, Rita Ora will be rocking Ascot Racecourse, party like it's 1945 at Retro Festival in Newbury, celebrate the 50th anniversary of YellowSubmarine and the Punting Championships in Maidenhead.

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    This month

    August is packed full of fun flirting with your free time: don't miss the best festivals Wilderness, Reading and Classic Ibiza at Windsor Racecourse, outdoor theatre at Cliveden and Savill Garden and Rudimental at Newbury Racecourse.

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    This weekend

    Immerse yourself in culture from the Wilderness Festival at Cornbury Park, BBC Countryfile Live, pop up cinema nights and Little Shop of Horrors at Regents Park

  • Male Synchronised swimming team Swimming With Men film starring Rob Brydon and Jane Horrocks Corn Exchange newbury

    This week

    It's a festival of fun this week with BBC Countryfile Live rocking up at Blenheim, go wild at Wilderness plus tree climbing, outdoor theatre and cinema.

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    Want to know the latest happenings in your hood? Oh but you’re welcome.

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    This weekend

    Fancy having out with the A-list? It'll be a celeb fest at the International Polo Day, get your skates for a rollerskating marathon at Dorney Lake and there's lunar eclipse canoeing at Dinton Pastures. Take your pick.

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    This week

    This week's Muddy Guide is a scorcher… Open Air Cinema nights at Wellington Country Park and Stonor Park; the Maidenhead beach is back at Norden Farm and Reading Fringe Festival are all flirting with your free time.

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