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  • Wind in the Willows

    25 fun things to keep the kids entertained this summer

    Schooools out for.... erm... ever it feels like, but at least we can sack off homeschool and do some some fun stuff. Here's 25 fab ideas to keep the little ones off their screens. For a bit.

  • 10 lonely walks in Northants

    Day 1 of self-isolation and already climbing the walls? You can still get out in the fresh air and let the Mudlets run amok. Here's our roundup of the best walks in and around Northants.

  • 10 of the best Half Term day trips

    Got the half term cooped up jitters and need to get the kids/dog/parents out for the day? Here's our list of the best day trips (coffee and cake included).

  • 30 things to do this October half term

    Is it that time of year already? October half term is fast approaching (or has landed for some), so if you’re worrying about how you’re going to keep the little monsters out of mischief, then you're in the right place.

  • Rushden Lakes fest for 2nd B’day

    Can you believe it’s already been two years since the opening of Rushden Lakes? Oh, how time flies. To celebrate, the Lakes are pulling out all the stops to make it a Birthday to remember

  • Rushden Lakes – the one-stop-shop for May half term

    Exploring, climbing, canoeing and pizza competitions, what more do you want for the school holiday break?

  • 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

  • Muddy walks: Irchester Country Park

    It has an adventure course with zip lines, a huge outdoor play area, a cafe and a network of trails in a 200-acre area of woodland. What's not to like?

  • 9 Pubs with lovely Spring walks

    Double bonus: stroll and scoff your way around these pretty pubs with Spring walks. Here is Muddy's top 9 that will you have you walking for more...

  • Rushden Lakes gets wild

    Let the kids go wild this summer and explore the great outdoors with wildlife-themed activities at Rushden Lakes

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