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FRI 25 - SUN 27 MAY

MON 21 - SUN 27 MAY

  • The Barley Mow, Englefield Green

    Looking for a charming family-friendly pub and a wondersome walk? Look no further, than The Barley Mow, Englefield Green.

    • The Ivy Castle View

      I ate, I drank, I started writing. The first review evaaaahhh of brand spanking new The Ivy Castle View – only on Muddy.

    • Tea for two

      Who doesn't love a fully laden cake stand? And at Hartsfield Manor it comes piled high with delicious savoury and sweet treats.

    • First in at The Ivy

      It was preview night at Guildford's The Ivy Castle View last night and wow, they’ve served up a right blinder.

    • Sunday lunch sorted

      Bring on the Yorkshire puds! The best spots for a weekend nosh up across 18 Muddy counties.

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  • Visit Valencia

    Warm, spring days are finally here and there is no better time to book a European city break – with or without the family.

    • Barmy about bluebells

      Is there anything more lovely than a thick carpet of blooming bluebells in spring? Here are the best places to spot them in Surrey.

    • Long-haul travel planner

      We're all going on a summer holiday! Or is it a spring, autumn or winter one? Whatever your season, there's a destination for you.

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The latest handpicked businesses we think you’ll love

    • Glossy and Glossier

      This supercool beauty brand is adored by millennials. But there's also a lot to love here when...

    • Get the glow

      Muddy tries the Elemis Biotec Firm-a-lift Facial that promises to firm and tighten skin - but does it deliver? Ready, steady, glow

  • Need a new book?

    Well, you’re in the right place. Muddy’s pro bookworm Kerry Potter has a bumper selection of rave reads.

    • Sherlock Holmes: The Final Curtain

      A retired bee-keeping Sherlock and his faithful sidekick Dr Watson take to the stage at Kingston's Rose Theatre to solve a final mystery.

    • 20th Century Boy

      The show must go on - so they say - and despite technical gremlins at the Rose Theatre, the story about the life of pop star Marc Bolan was saved by the music.

    • Speedy supper

      Desperately seeking dinner inspiration? We've got a 30 minute fab fish curry for you, courtesy of Tart London.

    • Views like that…

      We love a good snoop around a posh gaff on Muddy - and this one's among the most stunning I've seen for a while.

  • Wellbeing
    • Pilates, cancer and me

      Pilates is not just for the toned of bod - it's also a massive help in the recovery of breast cancer.

    • Yoga: a beginner’s guide

      Do you know your Ashtanga from your Anusara? If you're baffled the yoga choices, here's our guide.

  • 5 minutes with Janie Dee

    Two-time Olivier Award-winning actress Janie Dee stars in Torben Betts’ play Monogamy which comes to Richmond Theatre this month. She chats to Muddy about fame, family and favourite directors.

    • Dancing girl

      Surrey-based choreographer Didy Veldman is a big deal in the world of dance. Here we chat about her new show The Knot.

    • Meet the author

      Reigate author Kerry Fisher has her fifth novel out now - and it sounds like the perfect Christmas read.

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