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  • Lyveden NT

    Top 10 prettiest picnic spots in Northants

    Ain't no picnic like a Muddy picnic and with lashings of whipped cream on our strawbs all we need is the softest grass and the prettiest view. Here's our pick of the top ten spots in Northants. Did somebody say cocktail sausage?

  • Pond Dipping Nene Valley

    8 of the best waterside walks in Northants

    We're blessed in Northants with more than our fair share of gorgeous waterways, from rivers and canals to natural lakes, reservoirs and rejuvenated quarries, so take your pick from these 8 lovely rural walks. What are you waiting for? The world's your freshwater crayfish.

  • BADBY WOODS

    The best bluebell walks

    Blooming 'eck! Bluebells are popping up in their billions across Northamptonshire. Here's where to find the best of them on your daily dose of exercise.

  • 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.

  • 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...

  • The Insider Guide to Northampton (and a bit beyond)

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

  • WIN a £300 luxury overnight stay at Highgate House Hotel – Closed

      This Competition is now closed. HIGHGATE HOUSE COMPETITION WINNER ANNOUNCED And the winner is….. Sarah Loughman who lives in Daventry. Massive Congratulations Sarah. And although it’s not to be your day (Insert names of of over 800 enthusiastic and appreciated competition entrants here 🙂 … Those lovely people at Highgate are offering all of […]

  • Life a’Fermyn at the Woods

    It's a beautiful spot - picturesque picnics, Butterfly gardens, glorious views and mysterious woodland walks. You really can make a day of it.

  • A second glass of fizz on March 26? Go on, yer Mother would!

    Mothering Sunday – A day out for Mums, Sons, Daughters and anyone inbetween… They come in all shapes and sizes, we love them, and they can drive us mad but on this day more than any other we celebrate them all.   There are a host of lovely lunches already planned for our Northants Mums, […]

  • 7 tips for fitness that we’re determined to stick to

    Really need to do something to counteract those 8,000 mince pies? Us too. But breaking out that neglected Lycra (or in Hillary Swank’s case, that itty bitty bikini) is flippin’ hard, especially when it’s cold and dark outside and Netflix is emitting its siren call. But look people, there are ways of eassssing yourself, Muddy style, […]

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