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  • Exclusive interview! Muddy meets…. Laurence Fox

    The actor-turned-singer has been front page news since an incendiary appearance on Question Time last week. In this exclusive interview, he talks midlife crises, death threats and groupies with Muddy's Kerry Potter.

  • Afternoon tea with the cast of The Gift

    The Gift is based on the true story of an African princess adopted by Queen Victoria. Muddy was invited to meet the cast over afternoon tea ahead of a national tour - and we don’t need any encouragement to scoff a scone or two!

  • This month’s best new reads

    What kind of insaniac leaves the house in January? Retire to the sofa pronto and get stuck into one of pro bookworm Kerry Potter's enthralling new literary picks.

  • MUST-SEE: BK25 anniversary gig

    Celebrating 25 years in the business, Beverley Knight performs her only West Midlands gig at Coventry's Warwick Arts Centre on Friday January 31.

    • Muddy Meets Josie Long

      We caught up with (we reckon) the most positive comedian in the business about motherhood, MasterChef, making people laugh and her new tour, Tender.

    • Book now! The 2020 cultural picks you must not miss

      There's a ridiculous amount of amazing art, books, film, TV, music and theatre landing this year. Muddy's culture vulture Kerry Potter picks out the best of the bunch.

      • Dan Snow and Sinclair McKay, Coventry Cathedral

        Historians Dan Snow and Sinclair McKay go head-to-head in a special one-off literary event to discuss the 1945 bombing of Dresden in this atmospheric on Feb 4 2020.

      • REVIEW: The Boy in the Dress

        The RSC’s new musical has it all – David Walliams’ magic storytelling, Robbie/Guy Chambers smash hits, and a story that chimes with a modern desire to celebrate difference in a kinder way.

        • Warwickshire’s Also Festival: 9 top reads of 2019

          Fancy a new read? Here's the top picks by organisers of Salon London and the Also Festival, Helen Bagnall, Juliet Russell and Diccon Towns, featuring many of their inspirational speakers.

        • REVIEW: Club2B

          Mingle with Marilyn, Zeus and Lady Godiva in the Belgrade Theatre's immersive jazz-age Club2B this Christmas.

          • Christmas rapping

            Watch out John Lewis! IKEA's and M&S's Christmas adverts are bonkers and brilliant! Watch, laugh and tell us your favourite.

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