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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…

  • Croft and Pearce Double Take mirror images of brown hair comedians wearing black vests

    This weekend

    Things to do this weekend: BGT magician Jamie Raven brings his magic show to Newbury, head to Bisham Abbey for the Water of Life 10k and half marathon and the queen will be visiting the Lexicon Bracknell.

  • Magician James Raven surrounded by book top hat and illustrations of magic stick man and a cat

    This week

    What's on this week: Chef Richard Bainbridge will be taking over the kitchen at the Hind's Head for one day only; Legoland's Brick or Treat launches and HM The queen visits Bracknell's Lexicon.

  • Matthew Bourne's Swan lake male swan leaping in feather trousers past the moon

    This weekend

    Things to do this weekend: British Beer Run around Alexandra Gardens in Windsor, Matthew Bourne's famous male Swan Lakes is on at the Wycombe Swan and Carter's Vintage Fun Fair comes to Reading.

  • This week

    What's on this week? Made In Chelsea duo Jamie Laing and Francis Boulle dish the dirt in Newbury, Carter's Vintage Fair arrives in reading and as we countdown to Halloween take in a ghost tour in Windsor.

  • Frieze Art Fair perspex red, blue and yellow panels in garden

    This weekend

    What's on this weekend: Windsor Fringe draws to a close with the Kenneth Branagh drama writing award; Jonny English returns to cinemas and awesome Frieze Art Fair is on in London.

  • Comedian Harry Hill bald head horn rimmed glasses big white collared shirt and cartoon avatar of himself

    This week

    What's on this week: Harry Hill's kids comedy show comes to Norden Farm Maidenhead; it's a celebfest at Henley Literary Festival and live your rave days at Big Fish Little Fish in Reading.

  • dark room lit carved pumpkin with uncharted small pumpkins around it

    This month

    What's on this month: Meghan's wedding dress goes on display at Windsor Castle, Bekrshire's spooktacular Halloween events, comedian Harry Hill at Norden Farm and much more.

  • Cliveden House Hotel Taplow Maidenhead Berkshire Italianate mansion 376 acres Profumo affair Andre Garrett restaurant Meghan Markle

    This Weekend

    Fri 28 – Sun 30 Sept: Bestseller authors and politicos are among the stars appearing at Cliveden Literary Festival, circus gets sexy with Forbidden Nights at The Hexagon Reading and it's all about beers and banter at Comedy Brewery Windsor.

  • A super happy story about feeling super sad woman with eye liner round her eyes surrounded by confetti drawing on a smile depression

    This week

    MON 24 – SUN 30 SEPTEMBER: see bestselling authors and political commentators at Cliveden Literary Festival, Windsor Fringe offers alternative culture for all ages and writing duo Ian Hislop and Nick Newman discuss their new play at The Watermill Newbury.

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    I can't deny it! The latest, greatest happenings in the Berkshire 'hood, as brought to you by the nosiest blogger this side of the M25.

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