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  • On the lash with Tim Henman

    Tim Henman, party animal - who'd have thought it? Ahead of Wimbledon, the British tennis legend talks wine, his local hangouts and, er, more wine.

  • My Favourite Places (Meghan Markle agrees!)

    Cliveden House is one of Meghan Markle's favourite places - she spent her pre-wedding night here - but where does the historic country house hotel's owner Natalie Livingstone favour?

  • Say hello to Clara Amfo

    Winning TV quiz Pointless, playing basketball with Justin Bieber, crying over Oprah Winfrey – it’s all in a day’s work for Radio 1 DJ Clara Amfo. Muddy is enamoured with its new BFF. We’ve got a soft spot for Clara Amfo, the warm, effusive 33-year-old Radio 1 presenter who does the weekday mid-morning slot, which […]

  • The RSC’s new Juliet

    Super-modest and down-to-earth Glaswegian actress Karen Fishwick is a girl after our own hearts here at Muddy – “passionate” about drinking and good food!

    • Aromatherapy queen

      Founder of Penny Price Aromatherapy, Penny has lived most of her life in the market town of Hinckley and gives us the long and short of some of her fave local places.

    • ARTIST’S HANGOUTS

      Francesca Simpson reveals where she likes to hang out in our ‘hood.

      • Moz the Monster creator

        Illustrator Katy Halford has been sketching for as long as she can remember. Her work includes creating a variety of imaginary worlds and characters including Moz the Monster, the adorable giant seen in the new John Lewis Christmas ad.

      • Tamsin Winter’s favourite places

        The local writer has just released her debut novel and loves living in Market Harborough so is the perfect person to tell us where to shop, relax and drink.

        • Alison Moore: My favourite places

          Author Alison Moore has written a string of successful novels and is working on her first children's book, due to be published next year. She's grown up exploring all the nooks and crannies in and around Leicestershire and shares with us some of her favourite spots covering everything from ghosts, good food to fab shoes...

        • Holly Bell: My Favourite Places

          Great British Bake Off Fans will remember lovely Holly Bell, the young mum from Leicester who was runner-up in series 2 of the popular baking show. Fast forward a few years and Holly still lives here and also writes her own blog full of tasty recipes. It's no surprise then that she has her finger (and taste buds) on the pulse when it comes to fun places to eat around the city...

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