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  • My Favourite Places: Tim Henman

    Tim Henman, party animal - who'd have thought it? Ahead of Wimbledon, the Oxon-raised tennis legend talks wine, his local hangouts and, er, more wine with Muddy's Kerry Potter.

  • My Favourite Places (Meghan Markle agrees!)

    Cliveden House is one of Meghan Markle's favourite places - she spent her pre-wedding night here - but where does the historic country house hotel's owner Natalie Livingstone favour?

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    My Fave Places: florist Rachael Ashton

    She may be a self-confessed 'flower nerd' but this Bucks-based florist knows all the coolest spots in our area. Let's go on a magical mystery tour...

  • Where Clover goes

    Oxfordshire-based Clover Stroud, author of bestselling memoir Wild Other, lets us in on her coolest local hangouts.

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    Saira Khan’s favourite places

    The Loose Women livewire is a local lass (God, I love alliteration). Here's where you'll find her hanging out in our 'hood.

  • Artist’s hangouts

    Artist Bruce Munro has exhibited at the V&A, the Guggenheim and locally at Waddesdon Manor, his current work, the 2266-light installation 'Moonblooms', can be seen on the approach to Bicester Village. He talks family, food and living the simple life with Muddy.

  • We’ll take your advice, Natalie!

    Owner of Cliveden estate and the brains behind its first ever Literary Festival, Natalie Livingstone knows a thing or two about the local area. Here's where she likes to hang out.

  • Griselda’s Secret Oxford

    Celebrated children's author Griselda Heppel has a hotline to some beautiful places in the city that most of us have never heard of. Come on, let's check them out.

  • My Favourite Places: Victoria Wellington from Sojo Kitchen

    Foodie? Vintage lover? Victoria Wellington of Sojo Kitchen caterers hears ya. Here are a few of her favourite places, both near and far. Happy travels.

  • My Favourite Places

    William Stonor's family have owned stately home, Stonor Park, for a whopping 850 years, so it's fair to say they have a fair bit of local knowledge! Here are the places he loves most.

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