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Stilettos on but nowhere to go? Ah, I can help with that! Muddy Stilettos is your go-to regional guide for the cool, quirky, new and unmissable happening in your ‘hood. Check out our Weekend, Weekly and Monthly What’s On guides to find out the insider info on everything from pop-ups, pubs and theatre to kids events, live music, new openings and shopping in Leicestershire and Rutland. Out you go and don’t do anything I wouldn’t do…

  • Q & A with The Gruffalo author Julia Donaldson

    Incredibly Julia Donaldson’s and Axel Scheffler’s bestselling picture book The Gruffalo was first published, 20 years ago! Muddy talks books, performing and buying a post-office with the best-selling writer.

  • Cracking Christmas wreath workshops

    Deck your door with boughs of holly! These local festive craft classes are hugely popular (wonder if the accompanying mulled wine has anything to do with that?) so, quick, book now.

  • NOVEMBER 2019

    NOVEMBER 2019. Bonfire nights, Christmas wreath making workshops, festive food and drink fairs and so much more this month across Leicestershire and Rutland.

  • FRI 1 NOV – SUN 3 NOV

    FRI 1 NOV - SUN 3 NOV. Fantastic firework displays and brilliant bonfires across Leicestershire and Rutland this weekend. Fizz, crackle, boom!

    • Autumn walks special!

      Grab your family, besties and dogs, and choose one of these gorgeous walks (with pubs nearby obvs) across 22 Muddy counties. And, hey, win £1500 worth of Joules goodies while you're at it!

    • Your ultimate Autumn Walks guide

      Grab your kids, your besties, your dog and anyone else who is free to join you on our first Autumn Walks initiative with Joules - and win coats and wellies for the whole family!

    • 7 perfect days of summer – just add gin!

      Ableforth's Bathtub gin looks cool, tastes even better and will rev you up for a summer of fun. Here, win a case (yup, six bottles of it!) and find out for yourself.

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