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  • The Insider guide to Cheltenham & Gloucester

    Think you know Chelt and Glos? Take another look. We've scoured Gloucestershire's hotspots for the best eateries, tucked away bars, boutique shopping and things to do. Don't set out without this indispensable guide.

  • Best beaches in the South & South West

    Heading south for the summer? Then you'll be needing our guide to the 18 best beaches, including the inside line on the best activities, foodie joints and sundowner spots.

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    12 Celeb businesses in Glos – go star spotting!

    Ever wondered what celebs get up to in their spare time? Well, as it happens, several run successful businesses in Cheltenham and Gloucester. We've scouted out the cream of the crop, check out these entrepreneurial stars on your doorstep.

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    Insider guide: 11 best indie sipping spots

    Love a sundowner in the sunshine? Cheltenham and Gloucester have put themselves firmly on the map for top class taprooms, distilleries and artisan tipple-ries. Check out our insider guide to the best places to take your tankard this summer.

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    Better than socks! 12 Father’s Day experiences

    Can't bear to buy the man in your life yet another aftershave? Pick up one of these days out in Glos & Worcs instead, from husky dog trekking to Michelin-style dining and the Red Devils - you'll get mega brownie points (and hopefully an invite…)

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    The Greenhouse Effect: Scenic Supper review

    Shaking up the food firmament, the coolest way to eat out in the Cotswolds is back for the summer at Todenham Farm. Rustic, revolutionary and epically scenic, Muddy couldn't wait to try out one of its famous glasshouses. Here's what we thought.

  • Think you know your local gems? Try our hitlist…

    Culture, eating out, shopping, things to do, beauty, fitness... here's your super-local guide to the Muddy Awards 2022 finalists in your area. See who's in your area.

  • 30 Ways to entertain the kids this half term

    Half term incoming! But how to keep the kids entertained and from climbing the walls you ask? Your bespoke Muddy Guide of course. Read on for the coolest stuff for them to do across Glos & Worcs, from toddlers to teens.

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    16 Best veggie eats in Glos & Worcs

    It's National Vegetarian Week! Whether you're a veggie, vegan or just v-curious? Get your local healthy fix at one of these foodie joints that put the plant-based front and centre and pack a punch on flavour.

  • Fabulous foodie trail in the Forest of Dean

    Foodies rejoice! We have something that will really get you drooling. The Delicious Dean Tastebuds Trail is a culinary itinerary which takes you on a gastro-fabulous ride through the Forest of Dean. Who knew it was a hotbed of artisan produce? Here's the secret map.

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    Review: The Old New Inn, Bourton-on-the-Water

    Boasting a triple treat of Cotswold charm, great food and a top attraction in the backyard - this newly refurbed inn in the heart of Cotswolds country has a lot going for it. See what we thought when we checked in.

  • 52 roasts with the most across the Muddy counties

    Why bother basting potatoes with goose fat when this lot do it so much better? Grab your gang and head to one of these gorgeous gastropubs across the Muddy counties.

  • Your festive guide to the big smoke this Christmas

    Eat, drink, and be merry in the capital this festive season with our holly jolly hitlist. From glam pop-ups and glittering fairgrounds to cocktails and carols, here's the best of the best.

  • Launch review: The Pig, Harlyn Bay, Cornwall

    On its opening day, Muddy's ed-in-chief Hero Brown was the first to eat lunch at the brand new Pig hotel in Harlyn Bay (what a trooper!). So what was the verdict - and is it worth a trip to North Cornwall?

  • Restaurants with rooms

    Dreaming of a foodie getaway? We've scoured the Muddy counties for hotel stays with serious culinary credentials for when lock-down lifts. Tuck in.

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