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  • Painting and prosecco

    Want to try something different this new year? Fancy yourself as a bit of a Picasso and have a penchant for prosecco? This could be the class that kicks off your new year.

  • Leicester’s new, stylish hotspot

    Blink and you may miss it, but the Queen Victoria Arts Club is definitely worth a second look. We take a tour of this gorgeous new venue slap bang in the heart of the city's Cultural Quarter.

  • 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.

  • A review of Curve’s Cat in the Hat

    All pantoed-out but looking for some fun theatre for the family? The Cat in the Hat will keep you amused and entertained.

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    The best books of 2018

    Attention bookworms! Muddy's top 10 tomes of 2018. Has your favourite made the cut?

  • Coffee table books to snaffle

    From fashion to flora to fragrant Frida, here are 2018's most gorgeous coffee table tomes.

  • The new John Lewis Xmas ad!

    It's here! The John Lewis Christmas ad has launched with the Rocket Man as its secret weapon for 2018 - but has it hit orbit or crash landed? You decide!

  • The Muddy Panto Guide 2018!

    It’s what you’ve all been waiting for. Oh no it isn’t! Oh yes it is! Oh no…. OK, enough! Here are the perkiest pantos in the the city, Leicestershire, Rutland and beyond.

  • Muddy Book Club! November’s best new reads

    The temperature's dropped so batten down the hatches, commandeer the sofa and get stuck into our November picks.

  • Savage X Fenty

    Rhianna’s brought out a new ‘Savage’ Fenty underwear range – and given it some serious separate and uplift with a very cool, slightly otherworldly vid. Wanna see? Seen Rhianna’s promo vid for her new season Fenty underwear collection? Oh but you should! Slightly bonkers in places, it’s nevertheless compelling (a bit like RiRi herself) and definitely […]

  • October’s best books

    Clear space on your Kindle! We've got some literary inspiration for you.

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