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  • The White Horse, Hascombe

    As winner of Best Destination Pub in the Muddy Awards two year’s running – The White Horse in Hascombe is indeed a pub worth going out of your way for.

    • The Barley Mow

      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.

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  • De Vere Wotton

    We came, we ate, we slept – and we loved the romantic nooks, the roomy spaces and the stunning garden at De Vere Wotton House near Dorking.

    • 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.

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    • 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

  • Seeking literary inspiration?

    Well, you’re in the right place. Muddy’s pro bookworm Kerry Potter picks the best June reads for you.

    • Monogamy

      Janie Dee stars as a self-centred wine-guzzling celebrity chef in this funny and farcical look at modern day life.

    • AniMalcolm

      When we heard that David Baddiel's best-selling kids book was being adapted to the stage, we couldn't resist a sneak preview.


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  • 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.

    • Get boxfit

      Not only does boxing improve body strength and coordination, but it can also decrease stress and aid weight loss.

  • To-do list fatigue?

    Need someone in your life to help sort out those pesky chores? Introducing the lifestyle concierge – a modern day fairy godmother.

  • Kids
    • Cumnor House School for Girls, Purley

      This small independent school for girls is within the exclusive and gated Webb Estate in Purley. It's a small school with a strong community feel.

    • Banstead Prep School, Banstead

      For first-class facilities and a great all-rounder education, the brand new Banstead Prep School is a great option for boys and girls.

  • Muddy meets Charlie Brooks

    We know and love her as Janine Butcher from EastEnders, but Charlie Brooks is now treading the boards as the troubled Sally in Torben Betts’ new play ‘Monogamy’ at the Richmond Theatre.

    • 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.



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