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  • Mocktail Season!

    Dry January may not be the most fun, but you can shake it up a bit! Here are some lovely local places to enjoy delish mocktails; lots of taste, no alcohol.

  • 11 things to do this Valentine’s…

    From gin tasting to supper clubs, a night at the theatre to a romantic night away...Northants is full of love this Valentine's

  • Eight fab local places for a decent cocktail

    We've done some scouting round, and picked our 8 favourite places at the moment you can enjoy a drink, whether that be a cocktail, glass of wine or our favourite, GIN! Go, go go.

  • Fashion overhaul at Rushden Lakes!

    Shhhhhh, I'm not usually a fan of shopping centres, but when they're in the heart of the beautiful Nene Valley surrounded by lakes - where big brand fashion meets lakeside restaurants and cafes - and I can take Muddy Paws...well then, I'm smitten!

  • The glorious vineyards of Northants…

    You read this right. We have a couple of corkers right here in the Shire just waiting for you to visit.

  • 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 […]

  • A cocktail, and make it snappy!

    Dry January is over, and to celebrate, we've collated the best bars across the Muddy counties in which to whet your whistle with your favourite tipple. Ibuprofen at the ready? Then we'll begin!

  • Bye bye gin, we have a new favourite drink!

    Yes, it's hard to believe but we've benched the G&Ts for a super-cool exciting new tipple. Wanna know what it is? 'Course you do.

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