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  • Your best Mother’s Day

    Put down the petrol-station bouquet. Step away from the £2.99 box of chocolates. Here's how to wow Mum this Mother's Day. (If you're Mum, it's absolutely fine to print this out and leave it around the house, email it to everybody's phone, and have it open on all your browsers.)

  • Your Muddy Spring Festival Guide

    It might be a bit early in the year for denim hotpants and wellies, but all of these Sussex festivals will get you in the Glasto mood without staying up all night clicking refresh on ticket ballots.

  • Where to find ‘Flower Rain’ in Sussex

    Heard of the Japanese concept of Hanami? Meaning 'flower viewing', it's the practice of observing and enjoying the seasonal blossom of Spring. Here's our pick of Sussex blossom hotspots.

  • Secret Brighton

    Get a new perspective on Brighton whether you're a resident or visitor with the Secret Brighton guide to some of its quirkier spots

  • ice rinks in Sussex, skatingin Sussex, pop-up rinks in Sussex

    Ice, ice baby!

    Get set to glide with Muddy's round up of 2019/2020 seasonal rinks in and near Sussex

  • Art’s rising rock stars

    Blank walls but your budget doesn't stretch to an Emin or Hirst? Here are 12 cool, collectable artists who won't require you to sell a loved one. Plus FREE Fresh:Art Fair tickets for Muddy readers.

  • Hidden gem – Denmans Garden

    Looking for top tea and cake or garden inspo? You'll find both at this boutique oasis at Fontwell

  • Eyes skyward for Airbourne

    Here’s a lifesaver if you’re flagging from entertaining kids this school hols and a fun day out even if you’re not. Best of all it’s free! Airbourne can be seen from right along the seafront at Eastbourne until Sunday with jet and parachute display teams, wing walkers and more dropping in (quite literally in the case of the parachutists!) I […]

  • Perfect Picnics

    Get inspiration for eating alfresco with our suggestions for local posh picnic food and drink, plus events coming up

  • South Downs cycle hire

    Muddy tries a new hire service, including electric cycles, and follows a bike and beer trail in the South Downs.

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