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  • Painted day of the dead pumpkins

    22 October half term saviours!

    Half term's looming but don't be afraid, we've sorted the fun with 19 brilliant things to do in Berkshire and beyond to keep the little people entertained.

  • Highclere castle Newbury Berkshire gothic country house Downton Abbey

    20 Muddy approved attractions in Berks

    From the big-beast tourist destinations to our cool insider alternatives, read on for our pick of 20 unmissable attractions in Berkshire

  • Leeds Castle

    Man the forts! Royal castles in under 2hrs

    Ready for a right royal day out? We've rounded up 16 of the coolest castles in Berkshire and beyond. Tiara at the ready, let's go!

  • Stonor Park estate in Henley

    5 reasons we’re loving Stonor this summer

    One of our favourite family haunts, Stonor Park near Henley may not be opening its historic house for a little while, but there’s a raft of cool stuff going on in the grounds we think you'll love.

  • National Trist Bluebell woods Berkshire Photograph by Hugh Mothersole

    Best bluebell walks in Berks

    The bluebells will be breaking cover and will look their blooming finest throughout April. Here's the best walks in Berkshire with plenty of pubby pitstops.

  • Wellington Country Park Dinosaurs NEW

    Half term saviours

    Harrassed parents, breathe deep. We know 36 ways to entertain the kids across Berkshire - from Lego film courses and cookery to the theatre and days out. We've nailed it.

  • Welford Park snowdrops woodland tress

    Snowdrops everywhere!

    The carpets of white are coming! Here are the loveliest places to catch winter snowdrops across Berkshire and beyond over the next few weeks.

  • 20 fab Xmas fairs and markets

    Before we hit the parties and panto, get into the Crimbo spirit with a mulled wine, minced pie and Muddy's pick of the festive markets and fairs.

  • Wellington Country Fair and Horse Trials Pimms Buss

    A very British affair

    Race you to the Pimms bus… bagsy the backseat. Wellington Country Fair & Horse Trials is putting on a very British affair, day trippers, with local food, furry friends and free range kids. Get the lowdown and a delicious Muddy discount.

  • Party like a pin up

    OMG! We can't wait. Retro Festival (Fri 9 – Sun 11 Aug) is like stepping into the final scene of Grease. Grab you skintight trousers and Letterman sweater, here's the best bits.

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