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  • Muddy checks out 25 cool places to camp

    Those yurts, lodges and cool glampy sites are getting more and more popular, so here's a heads up on the best places to start your search

  • Staycation or wknd break? 10 beautiful Norfolk beaches

    We live soooooo far from the sea, it’s my only little gripe about our fair Shire. But when we do get out East, to Norfolk in particular, what a choice we do have! With over 30 beaches in North and East Norfolk alone, it’s a nice dilemma to have. And despite the deluge of rain […]

  • Summer’s Outdoor Cinema Hotspots

    Grab yer blanket, find that old camping chair and book your tickets. We've got the best places to catch a movie outdoors in Northants

  • Walk the Bluebells of Northants

    Who doesn't love a bed of bluebells? Here are a few of our faves; where are yours?

  • Waendel walking on sunshine

    Muddy looks forward to this weekend for lots of reasons. It's dog and kid friendly, you don't have to be super-fit to take part, and there are numerous watering holes on every route

  • It’s a gin thing!

    “First you take a drink, then the drink takes a drink, then the drink takes you,” said F. Scott Fitzgerald (author of The Great Gatsby and a lil’ hero of mine). The writer’s liquor of choice was gin, which he reportedly believed could not be detected on the breath. “Mother’s ruin”, as it is often known, has […]

  • The Music Barn – Kettering’s hottest festival

    The Music Barn Festival at Cranford is back for its sixth year and it's a blinder of an event!

  • Best cottage stays in Cambs!

    Muddy Cambs has pulled together some tip top holiday cottages that all come with waterside locations – better still they’re in the big sky countryside of Cambridgeshire (a mere hop skip and a jump from Northants.

  • Your one-stop-shop for mindfulness…

    How's the New Year, New You going? Maybe Rushden Lakes can help you out...

  • At Canoe2 – the kids are alright!

    Fun on the Nene never looked so good!

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