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FRI 17 – SUN 19 AUGUST 2018

MON 13 – SUN 19 AUGUST 2018

AUGUST 2018

  • Kitchen at Jordans Courtyard

    Come and linger at the new cafe from the people behind Langport’s Kitchen at the Wharf

    • Le floating French restaurant

      Once a working barge, nearly a floating botanical garden, and now one of Bristol's iconic restaurants. Let's hop onboard Glassboat Brasserie!

    • On the Brook

      Bruton's newest cafe serves excellent coffee, quirky breakfasts, lunches and brunches with a French twist – and has views to sigh for

    • Cafe on a farm

      The Irish chef who said goodbye to Gordon and Jamie and left London for the good life in rural Somerset and set up Silver's Pantry

    • Scoffin’ at The Trough

      Yeovil's a bit of a desert when it comes to good places to eat. But newly opened The Trough is a little oasis

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  • Your holiday wardrobe sorted!

    C’mon, let’s get it nailed before everything sells out and you end up having to wear that crap sarong you bought in 1989. Muddy shows you how.

    • Muddy Awards Drinks

      Lights. Cameras. FIZZ! Meet Somerset's wonderful Muddy Awards winners in all their glory......

    • yoga standing one leg woman leotard

      Wham, BAM!

      Exercise bunnies, prepare to be wowed by the magic of, err, bamboo, thanks to this West Country fitness & leisurewear brand.

    • Go brown – but be green

      About as far away from the fakery of Love Island lip fillers as it's possible to get, here's our list of natural skin and beauty stuff to pack in your suitcase

    • Gotta Have It

      Cult beauty brand alert! We've got our Muddy fingers in a LOT of Beauty Pie's luxe products this week, and we're going back in for seconds.

  • Summer show

    Somerset’s mini version of the RA’s Summer Exhibition with all artworks for sale and nothing over £500

    • Books away!

      Need a book for your hols? Mr B's Emporium in Bath have put together a list of six – with a special offer for Muddy readers

    • West End Kids

      Heading to the big smoke this summer hols? Keep the Mudlets entertained with our pick of the best kids' theatre in London

    • Love Island – yes or no?

      It's the talking point TV of the summer but Muddy HQ is divided on Love Island. What about you? Time for a heated debate!

    • La Fille mal Gardee is on point

      Things are hotting up on the farm: the sun is rising, insects are buzzing, chickens are dancing, and love is in the air – and not just amongst the birds and bees

  • Buffalo grill

    Aren’t you just loving this hot summer weather? Before rain sets in again, let’s fire up that barbie – but this time, with a difference…

    • Supper sorted!

      This week's Speedy Supper comes from Muddy favourite, Donna Hay. It's fast, it's healthy and it's such a cinch even a child can make it.

    • Cook THIS for dinner

      Would madame care to try our new meat-free Moroccan special? It is National Vegetarian Week, after all.

  • Wellbeing
    • Go brown – but be green

      About as far away from the fakery of Love Island lip fillers as it's possible to get, here's our list of natural skin and beauty stuff to pack in your suitcase

    • Going underground

      As the good people of Bath go about their business, you could be chilling in a bubbling hot tub beneath their feet in the super Spa 15

  • World Cup Wonders

    Far be it from us to objectify the World Cup’s hottest footballers. Instead we’ve found you the smartest. Seriously!

    • My favourite places: 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 with Muddy

    • beautiful south pink hair band

      A little time with Alison Wheeler

      Lead singer with British pop band The Beautiful South is on tour with new line-up The South – and the first stop is Yeovil

    • Levison Wood would

      He's trudged the length of the Nile, dodged Honduran gangsters – and then the explorer and TV presenter braved Weston-super-Mare...

    • Artist hangouts

      Somerset/Wilts installation artist Bruce Munroe, whose work has been shown at the V&A, the Guggenheim and the Eden Project talks family, food and living the simple life with Muddy

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