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Wouldn’t You Though?

How’s this for a great idea? New British brand Mini Eden is offering kids cool interiors and micro versions of design classics…

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The best cafe ever

Only a couple of weeks left to try Jane's Teas. Don't miss out

The Beetle & Wedge Boathouse

A bucolic setting on the Thames for this elegant restaurant

Where you going, Yvonne?

The owner of TVC bar in Oxford on her local favourite places

Discovering Tutankhamun

The Ashmoean Museum's latest exhibition - but is it any good?
STYLE: Fast fash tips for A/W 14 menswear

2nd Sep 2014

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Muddy gents and your generous wive/girlfriends, welcome to the new fashion season! If you haven’t bought your glossy mags telling you the latest trends (or like me, bought them and not had a chance to read the bloody things), allow …

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OMG my kids actually Performed!

2nd Sep 2014

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I am the person who would rather have curled up and died than act on stage at school. I hated public speaking. My school drama teacher made it quite clear she thought I was hopeless (and I can’t deny it, …

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Muddy Guide to the Best Schools #5: Aylesbury Grammar School

31st Aug 2014

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As a mum who has experience both sides of the academic fence – private and state – it’s fascinating to get a peak behind lots of different schools. This is my first Grammar School review, and it’s a goody; Aylesury …

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Hilarious video alert

31st Aug 2014

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OMG, I haven’t laughed so much in ages. If you’re back at work today, or in the last few days of have-I-got-everything-for-school panic with the kids, take five minutes out of your day to cheer yourself up with this gassy …

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What’s On in Oxon/Bucks: Muddy Guide 29 Aug – 3 Sept

29th Aug 2014

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The Big Feastival, 29 – 31 Aug Oh Jamie, have you been working out?! Yup, Jamie Oliver and Alex James’ fabulous foodie Big Feastival returns for another year, this time with Fatboy Slim, Kelis and Jamie Cullum amongst those providing …

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BEAUTY: Muddy tries… Microdermabrasion

29th Aug 2014

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  I’m not one for botox and all that jazz, partly out of fear, but also because I feel a bit cross about this constant berating of women for getting older. I’m still seeing adverts for wrinkle control featuring 14 …

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