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  • In the pink: the rosé revolution

    Once dismissed as "lady petrol" rosé wine is now officially the drink of the summer. Read on for tips on the best to buy, and that all important question - does it give you a hangover?

  • Lockdown Learning survey featured in ET

    Earlier this month Muddy commissioned a survey, amongst 1200 readers, to find out how they feel about virtual-schooling. The results have been picked up by Education Technology.

  • Muddy’s next generation!

    Muddy Stilettos founder Hero Brown interviewed for the VIDA Media Podcast, for having one of 20 of the most interesting and relevant start up media businesses in the UK right now. June 2020.

  • How to keep your kids learning in lockdown 

    It’s tricky enough for adults to stay motivated right now, but how on earth do you keep your kids positive, bright and ready to learn? Two top local schools offer some great advice.

  • Things I’ve learnt in lockdown

    Being confined at home for most of us has meant a mixture of soul-searching, recalibration and new skills learnt. After five weeks of lockdown, this much I now know...

  • The best local bluebell walks

    Blooming 'eck! Bluebells are popping up in their thousands across Bucks and Oxon. Here's where to find the best of them on your daily dose of exercise.

  • 6 circular family walks we love

    Time to get outside! No need to stay cooped up - these local walks with takeaway coffee/food options nearby will keep your family healthy (and sane).

  • The world’s hottest fitness trend arrives in Oxford

    Have you tried Peloton yet? New York’s favourite fitness activity has landed in our ‘hood. But is it a glorified spin class or the future of exercise? Let’s ride it out.

  • We came, we saw…

    The Muddy Stilettos x Bicester Village shopping and styling spectacular was the hottest ticket in town. Here's what went down on the day. (Spoiler: vast amounts of retail therapy and macarons).

  • The Boxing Hare

    A strong Muddy fave, The Boxing Hare in Swerford comes out fighting with a Michelin chef, experienced owners, a newly renovated orangerie and celeb clientele. Book us in!

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