Wouldn’t you though?

Mr Muddy had something of a funny turn on Valentine’s Day and was incredibly thoughtful. Look at this fab Necklace that he bought me.

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Win a £1000 Luxury Family Hotel break!

Grab the family and choose which gorgeous hotel to relax in

Half term saviour

My bumper What's On guide, 14-22 Feb

Small but perfectly formed

Muddy visits Watlington, the tiniest town in England

Rough diamond

The Three Tuns in Henley is a gem of a find
Muddy Best Schools Guide #8: Carrdus School, Banbury

3rd Mar 2015


The more schools I visit, the more I’m amazed at how very different they all are. I took a trip up to independent day school Carrdus School near Banbury last week and here, my friends, is the verdict… CARRDUS SCHOOL, …

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Theatre: Arcadia reviewed (Aylesbury Waterside Theatre)

3rd Mar 2015

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It’s not often I’m flummoxed for what to write, but seeing Arcadia at the Aylesbury Waterside Theatre has kind of stumped me. The Tom Stoppard play is widely regarded as a modern masterpiece, and I enjoyed it (more so in …

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WHAT’S ON: The Muddy Guide 2 – 11 March 2015

2nd Mar 2015


An extra big Muddy Guide this week as I somehow ran out of time last week to deliver my little missive of joy. Have fun and as ever please let me know what you try and what you think of …

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Holy crap, The Muddy Awards 2015 are nearly here!

27th Feb 2015


Blimey, this has come around quickly! If you’re a regular Muddy reader you may have already experienced The Muddy Awards. On Monday 9 March – just one week of sleeps, peeps – they return for the third year, celebrating the …

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Spring menu reviewed at The Quince Tree

27th Feb 2015


Spring has sprung (oh come on, near as dammit!) and the restaurants are all gearing up with their new season menus. First out of the blocks has been The Quince Tree in Stonor, and being ever your, ahem, intrepid correspondent, …

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One Man, Two Guvnors: Go and see it!!!

25th Feb 2015


I write this in a cafe (I know, you’re not feeling too sorry for me just yet) because BT have knocked out my existing phone line and broadband – for FOUR DAYS!!! – which let me tell you as a …

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