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  • Fancy a £1000 Luxury Family Hotel stay?

    Er, YEAH! Read our review of stunning Fowey Hall (the inspiration for Toad Hall in Kenneth Graham's 'Wind in the Willows') PLUS take your chance to win a long weekender at an Luxury Family Hotel in Cornwall, Suffolk, Hants, Wilts or Dorset. Poop poop!

  • Hidden gem – Denmans Garden

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

  • Insider Guide to the Isle of Wight

    This island may be small in stature but it's packed to the brim with great things to check out. Muddy's Hants and IOW editor Danielle gives us the lowdown.

  • 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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    Edinburgh Fringe: Muddy’s must-sees

    There are over 3,500 shows on at the Fringe. Need some help whittling them down? Here are Muddy's faves for 2019 featuring, drama, comedy, art and cabaret.

  • 40 Quirky Stays for Summer

    Fancy an escape that's a leetle bit different? From yurts to lodges, shepherd's huts to helicopters (not even joking!), the Muddy editors have pulled together the most charming, unusual escapes across 21 counties. Book in once you've taken your jaw off the floor.

  • Spring newsflash!

    A major new garden, latest foodie news and more fun happenings to help you pep up your free time around Sussex

  • Wingrove House, Alfriston

    This boutique hotel and smart restaurant in the South Downs has a tasty midweek offer for April

    • Best bluebell walks in Sussex

      Sussex bluebell walks

      Catch bluebells from early April to late May. Here are some of the best walks in Sussex with ideas for pubs and more nearby where you can relax, eat and drink afterwards

    • Family-friendly rentals

      Need to reconnect with your fam? We've just the thing - 30 gorgeous self-catering cottages across the Muddy counties!

    • The Cat Inn

      Find historic surrounds, top notch food and rooms to hole up in at this cosy pub near Ashdown Forest

    • Out-of-season Scilly

      Cornwall meets the Caribbean on this unspoilt archipelago just 28 miles from Land's End. Here are some top tips for visiting with family in 2019.

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