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  • Free Muddy!

    No, that's not a pic of the Muddy office, rather a spanking new escape room in Oxford. I sent Muddy's resident young guns Nancy and Sophie down to give it a whirl. But did they ever come back?

  • Half term saviours

    Harassed parents, breathe! The hols are nearly here, but we know exactly to keep the kids entertained across Bucks & Oxon - from film courses and cookery days to the best theatre and days out.

  • Get yer skates on!

    Ice ice baby! Nothing like a whizz around a rink to make you feel festive (followed by a mulled wine obvs). We've rounded up the best ones for your skating pleasure.

  • Is this the best trampoline park in Bucks?

    According to my 9 and 11 year old reviewers, er, YES! Here's what to expect if you float up to the new bounce park Gravity in Milton Keynes.

  • The Muddy Panto Guide 2018

    It's what you've all been waiting for. Oh no it isn't! Oh yes it is! Oh no.... OK, enough! Here are 23 of the perkiest pantos in Bucks, Oxon and beyond.

  • Half Term SORTED!

    Half term looms (aaaaaargh!) so what to do with the little monsters? Fear not, Muddy to the rescue with the lowdown on things to do, be they terrifyingly ghoulish or otherwise.

  • Muddy meets… Horrible Histories!

    The family favourite tour reaches Wycombe on 6-7 Nov. Muddy spoke to co-director Neal Foster about what grisly goings-on are in store (clue: severed heads involved).

  • Teen time!

    Is your teen driving you to distraction (er, YEAH). Here are 5 ways to get them out the house and off their devices in the next few weeks.

  • Gotta Have It

    Never mind Mandarin, the language most useful to children in the future is most likely coding. Say hello to this cute coding bot from Learning Resources!

  • Virtual Reality ROCKS!

    Don't believe in video games? Can't bear to hear them yakking on about virtual reality? You may change your mind after you've tried Rush VR at Xscape MK. Ready Player One?

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