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  • summer wedding outdoors celebration

    Calling all wedding planners!

    OK, we'll admit that our neighbouring county Berks did a pretty good job with the royal wedding. But if you're seeking an alternative to Windsor Castle (ahem!), read on for the best of Bucks and Oxon's nuptials whizzes.

  • yoga atelier yogi


    Turning to yoga? Then you'll love Yarrow + Yoga's outdoor classes, plant foraging and emphasis on healing across Bucks & Herts.

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    Study among the spires

    Yes, you! Oxford's Continued Education arm has a course for everyone. Say bonjour to Kerry Potter as she brushes up on her French.

  • When wellbeing meets wine

    We're into health and fitness but we also love a Chablis or three. Sound familiar? We asked a wine expert how best to combine our two favourite hobbies. Cheers!

  • Gastro Heaven!

    30 of the best cookery courses across the Muddy counties to tantalise your taste buds (and impress your dinner guests).

  • oxford spires views city sunshine

    Study in the spires

    Don't worry, there's no detentions involved this time round. Muddy turned (im)mature student at Oxford's CONTED and there's something for everyone, however busy/rusty/nervous you are.

  • Real 2018 Resolutions

    Did your New Year Resolutions die in February? I've waited until Spring to start my Real Resolutions - wanna join me?

  • stressed businesswoman animation cartoon woman hand on head multiple hands holding out work items

    Help! Career MOT needed

    Job driving you mental? Or maybe it's a lack of job that's the problem? We put your work dilemmas to our clever new careers coach. Here's what she had to say.

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