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  • My favourite places: Helen McClure, interior designer

    Trust an interior designer to have an eye for lovely places both near and far. Godalming-based interior designer Helen McClure from At Home by Design chats under-the-radar gems.

  • Know your local gems? Try our hitlist

    Culture, eating out, shopping, things to do, beauty, fitness... here's your super-local guide to the Muddy Awards 2022 finalists in your area.

  • Meet your Muddy Awards 2022 Finalists!

    Your nominations have been totted up and the results are in! Here are your amazing Muddy Awards 2022 Finalists in Surrey. Vote to crown your local champions now!

  • No-fault divorce – what’s changed and is it better?

    Long called-for changes to divorce laws finally come into effect on 6 April this year. And now, two months on, we asked top family lawyer Claire O'Flinn if all of the changes are for the better.

  • What’s cooking! José Pizarro at the Swan Inn, Claygate

    The celebrated Spanish chef spills the beans on the famous faces he's fed, which food is highly overrated and the three dishes everyone should master.

  • Back with a bang: how to relaunch your career

    Ready to make a career comeback? Author and expert Lisa Unwin lays down the six commandments to obey if you want to kick-start your career after taking time out - whether you want to dive back in or start afresh.

  • 18 Surrey women you need in your life

    Girl power! It's International Women's Day (Tues 8 March) and to celebrate we are shouting about local women who we keep on speed dial. Here are 18 key contacts every Surrey woman should know about - think of it as your ultimate Little Black Book.

  • Expert advice: Pensions & divorce

    The average pension pot for a man is three times that of a woman's. And yet for many divorcing couples, pensions are overlooked in the financial settlements. Top divorce lawyer, Claire O'Flinn, has this insight and advice.

  • Looking for love? Try our relationship quiz

    Are you ready for a new relationship? Avoid making the same old mistakes in your love life with this wisdom from therapeutic coach Michele Poulton.

  • Muddy meets: Ed Byrne

    Ed is heading to Surrey with stops in Guilford, Camberley and Redhill ... Muddy caught up to chat jokes, famous friendships and the naughty words his children say.

  • Five gripping reads to give your working life a boost

    What better inspo for giving your career a shake-up than the story of a creative genius who defied her generation and became a living legend. We've found the best books that embrace the Clarice Cliff spirit...

  • Introducing The Indie Store

    You want to 'shop small' but lockdown is making it tricky. Not on my watch! Our latest launch, The Indie Store, is all about supporting brilliant local retail, and here's how you can help too.

  • Is it time to start your own business?

    2020 has forced many of us to radically rethink our careers, goals and dreams. Muddy meets four inspiring women who took control and started their own businesses during Covid. Is it time we joined them?</a

  • Win £2000 to kickstart your business dreams

    Have a brilliant business that needs a helping hand? We’ve teamed up with business banking alternative, Tide, to offer two grand to give you the boost you need. Competition now closed.

  • First time fashion

    Ready for an adventure? Us too! At Muddy we’ve committed to new experiences this summer (both cultural and clothes related, natch). Read on for inspo - and win a sizzling £400 hush wardrobe while you’re at it!

  • Wonderful Weddings

    Planning a wedding? Don't do anything until you've consulted our comprehensive wedding guide for all 21 Muddy counties. The dreamiest venues, florists, photographers and more - you're welcome!

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