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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…

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    Fun things to do this December

    Lockdown has lifted but life is not normal yet. Still, it’s Christmas and there’s lights to see, bells to jingle and mulled wine to quaff. Here’s where to do it.

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    Newsflash! The latest local goss

    Nothing happens during lockdown, right? Erm… not quite. Berkshire still has some life in it yet. Here are the latest whispers on the grapevine.

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    How to save Christmas 2020

    Christmas cancelled? Not on our watch! Warm the mince pies, break the seal on the mulled wine, 'cos we've got the lowdown on the very best socially distanced festive fun in the 'hood.

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    Find your lockdown fun in Berkshire this week

    Perk up your social life with a mooch around a virtual art fair; enjoy front row seats at the ballet or debate electro pop – it's all in your Muddy Guide.

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    10 things to do in November lockdown

    Put the sequins on hold, we're not going to need them this month. But there's still plenty to keep you entertained throughout November. We've done it once we can do it again.

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    20 of the best family walks

    If your house starting to resemble an obstacle course, it's time to force everyone outside. Here are our favourite Muddy walks in Berkshire.

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    What’s on this week in Berkshire

    Is it Halloween this week? I hadn't noticed. No tricks just plenty of treats from Frankenstein and a spooky drive in cinema to Halloween trails and Elton John.

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    Superflashy newsflash! The latest local goss

    Piping hot news, coming atcha! This week: a stunning boutique hotel, new pub openings and why the show must go on in theatres this Xmas.

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    What’s on this week in Berkshire

    Fun incoming in the Berkshire 'hood. We've got cool comedy, epic exhibitions and a BGT star's new magic show that'll blow your mind. Out. You. Go.

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    What’s on this week in Berkshire

    Find the fun with my curated guide to hip happenings in Berkshire and beyond this week. 15 brilliant things to do from comedy and exhibitions to pumpkin picking and supercars.

  • What’s in: 10 new things to watch this week

    Lazy day in front of the telly? Yes please! Here are the hottest new films and TV shows for you to sink your teeth into. Just add popcorn.

  • What’s in this week

    Staying in again this week? You'll be needing our curated Muddy guide to the best things to stream from home then!

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  • Your ultimate Autumn Walks guide

    Grab your kids, your besties, your dog and anyone else who is free to join you on our first Autumn Walks initiative with Joules - and win coats and wellies for the whole family!

  • 7 perfect days of summer – just add gin!

    Ableforth's Bathtub gin looks cool, tastes even better and will rev you up for a summer of fun. Here, win a case (yup, six bottles of it!) and find out for yourself.

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