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  • Same old fitness routine? Try something new

    Can't be bothered to go out for yet another run, or book another fitness class? Here are 5 new fitness trends to hit Bucks & Oxon. Bouldering, anyone?

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    Study among the spires

    Kerry Potter brushed up on her holiday French with a course at Oxford's Continued Education arm. If you want to upskill too, or learn something new, book up for September.

  • Splash! 6 outdoor swimming spots

    You might just have noticed that it's a bit hot out there. So it's a good time to dive into our guide to the best open water swimming locations in Bucks and Oxon. Just kindly refrain from bombing, running or petting please!

  • You cannot be serious!

    Ever wished you had your own tennis umpire to hand to judge the disputed line calls? Muddy tries out PlaySight at Stoke Park and enjoys a 'pro' moment.

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    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.

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    Yarrow+Yoga

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

  • 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).

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