The Urban Guide to the Countryside
Leicestershire Edition

Category: Culture


16 Mar 2017

Am i going mad or did i spot a bit of sunshine and blue sky? It was short and sweet but my brief encounter with the sunny weather is not going to dampen my spirits. It’s nearly the end of the week people (!!) and i’ve got plenty to keep you busy for the next few days. There’s something for everyone including the mudlets, in the form of those bright building bricks called LEGO…

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27 Feb 2017

As you might just have noticed, last night was the 89th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. The movie industry’s finest got glammed up, came, saw and conquered… or, at least, thought they’d conquered but then realized someone had a made a humdinger of a boo-boo (more of which shortly). No time to read up extensively on the finer detail of the biggest, glitziest night on the showbiz calendar? Ta-da – here’s Muddy’s two-minute Oscars digest…

Someone had a very bad day at the office.

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Ohhhhh Viennnaaaaaa!

16 Feb 2017

We love an ’80s rockstar here at Muddy. They don’t take themselves too seriously, they enjoy reminiscing about their worst ever haircuts (and neckerchiefs) and they always have great yarns about that time they got hammered back in 1984. Midge Ure,  Ultravox singer, Band Aid co-founder and genial Glaswegian, is no exception. If you fancy heading south he’s playing at Chilfest in Tring, Hertfordshire on 8 July, otherwise just get ready with your chorus of ‘Ohhhhh Viennaaaaaa!’ as you read this.

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