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Stilettos on but nowhere to go? Ah, I can help with that! Muddy Stilettos is your go-to regional guide for the cool, quirky, new and unmissable happening in your ‘hood. Check out our Weekend, Weekly and Monthly What’s On guides to find out the insider info on everything from pop-ups, pubs and theatre to kids events, live music, new openings and shopping in Northamptonshire. Out you go and don’t do anything I wouldn’t do…

  • Halloween Rockingham Castle

    What’s on this week 19-25 October

    There are spooks, scares and ghoulish happenings aplenty this week with ghost hunts, Macbeth and pumpkin picking, plus a whole raft of excellent local exhibitions, workshops and pop-ups.

  • Halloween at Blenheim

    Half term bangers.

    With Halloween round the corner it's nearly time for the little darlings to be back home for a whole week. Yippee... But fear not, Northants is bursting with fun activities and things to do to keep the kids happy this half term. It'll be a scream. Mwahahahaha!

  • Vikki Stone Natashs Barnes

    What’s on this week 12-18 Oct

    Find the fun with my curated guide to hip happenings in Northants and beyond this week. 10 brilliant things to do from pumpkin picking and open gardens to exhibitions, live comedy and antiques extravaganzas.

  • whats on northants pumpkins

    What’s on this week 5-11 Oct

    Looking for fun? Then you'll be needing my curated guide to the best local events near you from art exhibitions and live music to pumpkin picking, apple days and street food.

  • White Horse Kings Sutton

    10 Autumn walks with pubs

    Is there anything better than a beautiful autumnal walk ending in a pub lunch? Stroll and scoff your way across Northants.

  • Boughton House

    20 Muddy-approved attractions in Northamptonshire

    From the big-beast tourist destinations to our cool insider alternatives, read on for our pick of 20 unmissable attractions in the county.

  • Kelly Jane music

    What’s on this week 28 Sept – 4 Oct

    October incoming! There's a nip in the air and we need some hot happenings to warm our cockles this week. Fear not - Muddy is here to scratch that going out itch.

  • AUTUMN LEAVES

    What’s on in October

    The season of mists and mellow fruitfulness has arrived in style with lashings of foodie fare, art, crafts and spooky fun, Scroll for our pick of the best Northants happenings this month.

  • Delapre Abbey Clock tower

    Muddy visits Delapré Abbey

    A stately, honey-hued landmark at the heart of the county town, Delapré Abbey is a secret treasure trove of art, history, intrigue and scandal with 500 acres of parkland and gardens to explore.

  • BITE STREET OUTDOOR POPUP

    What’s on this week 21-27 Sept

    Ready to sink your teeth into the week? From street food and cinema to retro vibes and haunted houses - it's all going on in my weekly guide.

  • Into London: the capital reopens

    With the tourist count at an all-time low, now is the time to swerve the endless queues and enjoy London's cultural bounty.

  • What’s in: 10 new things to watch this week

    Lazy day in front of the telly? Yes please! Here are the hottest new films and TV shows for you to sink your teeth into. Just add popcorn.

  • What’s in this week

    Staying in again this week? You'll be needing our curated Muddy guide to the best things to stream from home then!

  • Your #Joulesautumnwalks photos

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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!

  • 7 perfect days of summer – just add gin!

    Ableforth's Bathtub gin looks cool, tastes even better and will rev you up for a summer of fun. Here, win a case (yup, six bottles of it!) and find out for yourself.

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