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  • Shop this autumn’s trends at Westgate Oxford

    24 Sep 2020

    Want to update your wardrobe, home and kids’ clobber in one fell swoop? Pick up the new season’s updates with a nifty one-stop jaunt around Westgate.

  • The Five Arrows, Aylesbury

    23 Sep 2020

    Muddy says: This Grade II-listed hotel and function room, standing at the gates of Waddesdon Manor, is a refined, tranquil spot for lunch, afternoon tea or dinner.

  • Bakeries we love in honour of GBBO 

    22 Sep 2020

    Bake Off is back on TV so time to drag out the food mixer. Can’t be bothered? No, quite right. Here are some brilliant bakeries instead.

  • St Clare’s, Oxford

    21 Sep 2020

    Muddy says: A collegiate-style day and boarding school for 14-19 year olds in central Oxford, with a huge international intake (40 nationalities!), a sole focus on International Baccalaureate and strong results.

  • St Mary’s School, Gerrards Cross

    Muddy says: A caring, supportive, high-achieving all-through girls school (3-18 years) in elegant Gerrards Cross.

  • What’s on this week in Bucks & Oxon?

    Mon 21 – Sun 27 Sept: Ready to charge headfirst into the week? From jousting and lit fests to comedy and hot new exhibitions – it’s all going on in my weekly guide.

  • Griffiths Brothers Gin

    Fancy a new tipple to add to your home bar? This family-run Bucks distillery creates lip-smacking cold-distilled gins that are perfect for sipping or cocktail-making (not to mention, the bottles are so Insta-worthy you’ll want to keep them front and centre on your shelves).

  • Lucatello Wood Design

    From fitted wardrobes to desks or even entire kitchens, if there’s something custom you want crafting, then Renato Lucatello is your man. Add a bespoke touch to a room or even kit out the entire thing – now you don’t get that in flat pack.

  • Leighton Park School, Reading

    17 Sep 2020

    Muddy says: A progressive first-name-only Quaker school with 65 acres in the centre of Reading, with impressive results in STEM and creative subjects.

  • Superflashy newsflash!

    Pumpkin patches and spinning wheels – no, not a fairytale, but the hottest gossip in Bucks and Oxon! Check out what’s happening this week.

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