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  • To school or not to school?

    It's the dilemma that's dividing the nation - is it safe to send our children back to school on Monday? Two Muddy editors, one pro and one against, explain why they've made their personal decision.

  • Over the rainbow!

    Show your appreciation for the NHS with these lovely rainbow felt kits designed by a West Midlands artist - plus 10 of the best kids subscription boxes.

  • Coping with Covid-19: where to go for support locally

    In national mental health awareness week (May 18-24) we've been looking at where to turn to if you have concerns about a child or are in need of bereavement, LGBTQA+ or domestic violence support.

  • Slap on that SPF! The best products to buy now

    Sun out, suncream on! Here are the best SPF products to protect your skin and get that glow - plus win one of 10 bundles of Saltee suncream up for grabs.

  • Best bluebell walks in Warwickshire

    Bluebells are popping up across Warks and the West Mids. Here's where to find the best of them on your daily dose of exercise.

  • Home-schooling: the Muddy Insider’s guide

    Few of us have had any experience of home-schooling our kids, but we know a woman who has - Muddy's very own Muddy Sussex editor Cathy. Here are her tips for the uninitiated.

  • Self-isolating? 20 ways to keep entertained

    From a 'lamb cam' to watching 18 RSC productions for free we've gathered ideas Warwickshire's top cultural attractions this Easter.

  • Get creative! 6 fun at-home classes for kids

    School's out for... well, nobody's quite sure, but never fear, we've got something to fill their days with these six fun online classes.

  • Day tripper

    Half term's here (*smiles through gritted teeth*). Please the little people and save your sanity by checking out these 22 top family day trips across the Muddy counties.

  • Half-term Saviours!

    Harassed parents, breathe. We know 40+ ways to keep the kids entertained across Warwickshire and further afield from animation courses and welly wanders to the best theatre and days out.

  • Your ultimate Autumn Walks guide

    Grab your kids, your besties, your dog and anyone else who is free to join you on our first Autumn Walks initiative with Joules - and win coats and wellies for the whole family!

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    Back-to-school essentials

    Holidays nearly over? Oh, what a *shame*! Sort your kids with our pick of everything they need for the new school term - and then it's a party round at mine.

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