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  • This weekend

    20 Jan 2020

    Fri 24 – Sun 26 Jan: A stargazing event in Oxford, An Inspector Calls in Milton Keynes, Explosive Light Orchestra in Chipping Norton and a wedding fair in Launton. Let’s go!

  • This week

    Mon 20 – Sun 26 Jan: It’s a marvellous week for music lovers with five perfectly pitched events on the go including Madam Butterfly opera and Oxford Beethoven Festival.

  • Feel the rush

    17 Jan 2020

    Have an energetic toddler who needs wearing out? Muddy’s Katrina and her daughter bounced their way all over High Wycombe’s Rush trampoline park and crash landed in its brand new soft play area.

  • This month’s best new reads

    14 Jan 2020

    What kind of insaniac leaves the house in January? Retire to the sofa pronto and get stuck into one of pro bookworm Kerry Potter’s enthralling new literary picks.

  • House beautiful! 5 chic interiors trends for 2020

    New year, new decade, new home trends – time to go shopping, methinks…

  • This weekend

    13 Jan 2020

    Fri 17 – Sun 19 Jan: For classical buffs there’s Oxford Beethoven Festival, for culture vultures there’s Kiki Smith and if you fancy a laugh head to Oxford Mind’s comedy gala.

  • This week

    Mon 13 – Sun 19 Jan: Music from Bombay Bicycle Club, The White Lakes and Oxford Beethoven Festival, plus it’s last call for exhibitions on Kiki Smith and The Snowman.

  • Muddy meets Josie Long

    10 Jan 2020

    We caught up with (we reckon) the most positive comedian in the business about motherhood, MasterChef, making people laugh and her new tour, Tender.

  • Swanbourne House School, Swanbourne

    Muddy says: This bucolic, rural prep school on the Bucks/Beds border has had quite a year, with a new, dynamic, sometimes controversial head teacher. Twelve months on, here’s my update.

  • Marlow Face + Body

    9 Jan 2020

    Muddy Stilettos: A luxe and discreet medi-spa in central Marlow offering a range of high-end and non surgical face and body treatments.

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