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Wellbeing

  • Working (out) from home?

    Tear your eyes away from Netflix and get moving with these streaming fitness classes in the comfort of your own living room

  • Stress

    Lockdown anxiety: 7 ways to keep it in check

    Lockdown is back and with it, hours and hours to listen to the rising panic in our heads. Don’t fancy that much? Nor us, so read on.

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    Walkies! Cold weather walking gear to pick up now

    Gyms are closed (as is practically everything else), so we're getting our exercise fix with some long winter walks. Here's all the gear you'll need to stretch those legs this season.

  • J’adore / J’abhor – Daylight Saving Hours

    The clocks went back this week and the nights truly are closing in. Two Muddy staffers battle out the pros and the cons.

  • Reclaim your nights with 7 steps to better sleep

    Shoved your 900th sheep over a gate - but still can't get to sleep? It's time to pandemic-proof your sleep with our guide to getting some uninterrupted zzzs.

  • Awesome autumn walks across the county

    Ahh, the golden leaves of autumn! Pull on your boots, dig out that waterproof and take my arm as we head out for some of the best walks across the county.

  • 10 tips to a happier life

    Time to focus on yourself? Health and Life Coach – Simone Gilbert shares her advice on how to take control of your health and happiness.

  • Positive lockdown vibes

    I've been chatting to my fellow Muddy Editors and readers and here's our 10 lockdown wins to remind you its not all doom and gloom.

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    Get your family affairs in order

    You know - all those things you avoid because they're either too serious, too scarey or too boring. We chatted to experts at Age Space about getting organised and protecting your family in times of need.

  • Boost your immunity

    Josie Buck, The Mindful Cook shares with us the best ways to support your immune system and stay healthy.

  • A Muddy call to arms

    The escalation of you-know-what means our beloved local businesses are battling to survive - but we have some ideas to help. Ready, steady, support!

  • “Discover life’s natural balance”

    Rowan House Health and Wellbeing Centre is a tranquil place to escape the stresses of modern life and invest time in ME ME ME. Shall we - let's go!

  • 5 things I’ve learned about motherhood

    Acclaimed author (and Muddy favourite) Clover Stroud is in the midst of raising her 5 children. Miraculously she's found time to write a book about it all. Here's a taster.

  • How to be happy in 2019

    New Year, new chance to give yourself a great big shot of positive energy with one of these 28 inspirational ideas.

School Reviews

Our honest reviews of the UK’s best schools

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Fun Finder

Making plans? Find your perfect Pub, Inn, Hotel, Café, Restaurant or Bar across the Muddy counties.

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Best Places to Live 2020

The insider’s guide to the Top 200 places to live outside London

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