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  • 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

  • The Insider Guide to Northampton

    Want to visit but have no idea what to see, do and try? We do! We do!

  • At Canoe2 – the kids are alright!

    Fun on the Nene never looked so good!

  • Step away from the screens

    Overstretched parents, tech-addicted kids and, shockingly, exercise levels dropping from the age of seven – what can be done to help children get moving again?

  • Surviving the summer with kids

    Do the summer holidays have you breaking into an anxious sweat? Are you booking day trips and play dates. Let Muddy Stilettos mop your beleaguered brow.

  • Muddy Guide – 9 great day trips for half term

    Didn’t quite make it to skiing this half term? Nope, me neither! But who cares, for we have delights aplenty in Blighty and not just out on our doorstep. Here are some great options if you fancy a day trip out. Warwick Castle Half term week for schools in Warwickshire is 20 – 24 Feb fact fans, […]

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