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  • 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.

  • Half Term Survival Kit: Part 1

    Don’t despair as you’re chasing the kids round the house after your mop.  Take a deep breath, grab your iPad/phone and here’s your survival guide…12 cool things to do with the kids this Half Term in Warwickshire and beyond: 1. Sculpting the Museum, Rugby Art Gallery and Museum, until March 25 “No don’t climb on it […]

  • Half Term Muddy Guide: The Best 8 Day Trips

    Didn’t quite make it to the ski slopes this half term? Nope, me neither! But who cares, for we have delights aplenty in Warwickshire and not just out on our doorstep. Here are great 8 options if you fancy a day trip out: Warwick Castle From the Horrible Histories Maze to The Mighty Trebuchet there’s loads […]

    • Early-bird summer festival guide 2017: Don’t miss out!

      Glastonbury 2017 sold out within an hour last October and tickets for many of the other big ones are already selling like hotcakes. You must book super early these days if you don’t want to miss out. It may be depressingly chilly and damp now but before you know it the festival season will be upon […]

    • Eat Here: The Saxon Mill, Warwick

      The Saxon Mill’s had a makeover of epic proportions and Muddy Stilettos Warwickshire couldn’t wait to totter in for a pre-opening nose. This attractive stone gastropub in a former 12th Century mill has a wonderful riverside location, a working watermill and views over Guy’s Cliffe. It’s a five minutes’ drive from Warwick town centre on […]

      • Coffee Architects, Leamington Spa

        Not only does this friendly family-run Muddy award-winner serve amazing coffee but delicious cakes brunch & lunches.

      • Muddy Eats: The Stag At Offchurch

        Tucked up in a sleepy quaint hamlet in Offchurch, near Leamington Spa, is an attractive 16th Century thatched gastropub where the food is so good you’ll be scrapping to get a table on the weekend. We’re talking open fires, a snug bar area, the best locally sourced food, an extensive wine list and desserts in […]

        • Don’t worry about a Thing: Have a Marley Mojito!

          As Muddy Warwickshire launches today on Bob Marley's birthday, Mon Feb 6, I know where I'm heading - straight to Leamington's Turtle Bay for an all-day 2 '4' 1 on Marley Mojitos. It's made with Appleton Estate Special Jamaican rum, green melon liqueur, fresh mint, watermelon and home-made ginger beer ... how good does that sound on a Monday? No need to struggle with dry January anymore. Here's 4 seriously hot Caribbean joints where you can satisfy cravings for Jamaican jerk, fried plantain and rice & peas...

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