Wouldn’t you though?

Sometimes you have to just stop and salute a clever piece of design. These three pieces of gorgeousness, above, are washable sandwich holders…

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Cotswold Corker

Win a £1200 luxe weekend at a 5 star cottage, courtesy of Muddy!

Ai Wei Wei

The Chinese super-artist's new exhibition at Blenheim Palace is WOW

Wild Thyme

Muddy munches at Chipping Norton's most elegant restaurant

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Bumper Half-Term Guide: 24 Oct – 2 Nov

24th Oct 2014


Well, mes braves, are you ready to rumble with half-term? Those of you with kids, breathe a sigh of relief for your trusty correspondent has it all covered. If you’re unincumbered, fear not, there’s plenty for you to do as …

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5 things I never thought I’d say

22nd Oct 2014


As I catapult my way from week to month to year, railing against my empty fridge, rampaging children and the general unfairness of not meeting an Italian Count on my gap year (because I was *so* meant to be living …

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EAT: Royal Albert Hall chef joins The Quince Tree

22nd Oct 2014


Never let it be said that my nose is not up against the windowpane, spying stuff out early on your behalf! The Quince Tree has a fantastic new chef, Carl Jackman (brother of Hugh – actually that’s not true,  but …

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Muddy visits… Chastleton House (Nat. Trust)

21st Oct 2014


  I visited Chastleton House when I was staying at Bruern Cottages in the Cotswolds a few months back (yes, the 5 star cottage holiday thats up for grabs on Muddy, have you entered yet?!!). Chastleton House is only a …

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New hotel crush: Stoke Park (Bucks)

20th Oct 2014


It’s not often I’m left short of words, but even my Muddy mouth was silenced by Stoke Park on the weekend. Because let me tell you, it’s flippin’ amazing. A red five star hotel (that means it’s five stars but …

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What’s on this week? The Muddy Guide 16 – 22 October

16th Oct 2014

Janes Teas collage 1

Last weekend for Jane’s Teas, Kirtington, 18 – 19 October If you didn’t make it over summer, now is the time to wrap up warm and make the homage down to the most amazing tea rooms in the county. Check …

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