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  • Back to school…at Whittlebury Hall

    Summer holidays are almost over so now it’s your turn to unwind and relax. Here's the lowdown on the spa package to get you back on track!

  • 5 great things to do near Silverstone

    Music, fast bikes, beauty salons and culture, we've got it covered

  • Muddy checks out 25 cool places to camp

    Those yurts, lodges and cool glampy sites are getting more and more popular, so here's a heads up on the best places to start your search

  • Staycation or wknd break? 10 beautiful Norfolk beaches

    We live soooooo far from the sea, it’s my only little gripe about our fair Shire. But when we do get out East, to Norfolk in particular, what a choice we do have! With over 30 beaches in North and East Norfolk alone, it’s a nice dilemma to have. And despite the deluge of rain […]

  • Muddy visits Stanbrook Abbey Hotel

    When a hotel is related to Fawsley Hall and it showcases a £4.2m Renovation of a very snazzy Refectory Dining Room & Terrace, you know we gotta take a peak (even if it's in Worcester)!

  • Muddy visits Kettering Park Spa – Ahhhhhhhh

    An oasis of calm off the A14 and perfect for a Mother-Daughter bonding break!

  • 40 Quirky Stays for Summer

    Fancy an escape that's a leetle bit different? From yurts to lodges, shepherd's huts to helicopters (not even joking!), the Muddy editors have pulled together the most charming, unusual escapes across 21 counties. Book in once you've taken your jaw off the floor.

  • St Ives – the dreamiest staycation in the UK

    As I was going to St Ives, I met a man with seven wives. OK, not really. What I did meet with though was a whole lot of FUN! Here's six reasons why you should take a trip to the Cornish coast this summer.

  • Your 2019 guide to Northampton (and a bit beyond)…

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

  • London calling!

    Love the idea of going into London but find it all just a leetle bit daunting? Make life easy on yourself with our Top 10 tips on how to have a cracking time in the city this Summer.

  • Muddy revisits Rushton Hall…

    If you don't go out much on a weekend these days, knowing that a mini break at a 4 Star gem of a venue can cost as much as a night on the tiles, might steer your choice (and the hangover's easier too)!

  • 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.

  • A cool Cornish hotel – without the crowds

    The Polurrian on the Lizard has had a style makeover - and then some. Fancy winning a 3 night £1800 stay at Cornwall's best kept secret?

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