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FRI 28 - SUN 30 SEPTEMBER 2018

MON 24 - SUN 30 SEPTEMBER 2018


Little Black Book

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    Church Lane, Tavistock

    Hello, handsome! Muddy popped in to this brand new, Mediterranean-inspired restaurant, for a heatwave-busting combo of cocktails and ice cream. It’s going to be good, this one.

    • cow field sea

      Who fancies ice cream?

      Here's another reason to visit beautiful Mothecombe this summer: the brand new, stupidly tasty Surfing Cow Ice Cream.

    • table chair blanket garden

      Eat here: The Fig Tree @ 36

      Muddy celebrates a wedding anniversary at this super-welcoming restaurant moments from Plymouth's waterfront.

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  • glamping tent at night fairy lights

    Muddy Goes Glamping

    Down on the farm, near the Jurassic Coast, we kipped under canvas at the luxury Lower Keats.

    • hot tub sea view

      Stay Here: Cliff House

      One of our fave luxury self-catering stays in South Devon has just re-opened after a snazzy refurb. So what's new? Well, *that* hot tub for starters...

    • Orbis Expeditions

      Africa Calling

      Meet two women about to go on the most incredible journey - and find out how you can follow in their footsteps.

Most Read

  • woman wearing pink skirt and high heels

    New season, new shoes

    Do you need any encouragement to buy new shoes? Does anyone?! Clear some space on the shoe rack – we’ve rounded up our Top 15 footwear favourites for autumn, from elegant ankle boots to the super-cool sneakers.

    • woman in black polka dot blouse against red wall

      Meet Your Sartorial Saviour

      Imagine if you could nail all of your fashion and beauty shopping, in one hit, every time, with confidence? Here's how.

    • woman in pink skirt and pink stilettos against wooden fence

      Best Foot Forward

      15 ways to rock your footwear this month, from garden parties and weddings to the ultimate girls' night out.

  • people lying on bed

    More sex please, we’re British!

    There’s a lot of rumpy-pumpy on TV right now. And cheeringly not everyone involved resembles a 20something supermodel. It’s a yes, yes, YES! from us.

    • Blonde woman on beach wrapped in towel

      Colour Me Happy!

      In a world which can sometimes feel a wee bit bleak, we all need little reminders of colour and joy - we'll take the work of Ilfracombe artist Emma Gibbons, thanks!

    • mummy on stage

      Horrible Histories talks to Muddy

      The show's co-director tells us how he combines education with eurgh-factor

    • War horse theatre

      War Horse does Devon!

      Michael Morpurgo's moving story comes to Plymouth at the end of August. Muddy caught up with Thomas Dennis, AKA Albert.

    • bookshelf against turquoise wooden walls

      Sun-lounger reads

      The Muddy HQ crew have some super summer suggestions for you to sneak into your suitcase.


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    • chicken dish

      Cook Slow by Dean Edwards

      Back to work and in need of a speedy supper? This Caprese Chicken Melt will do nicely, thank you.

    • red range rover parked on street

      Review: Range Rover Evoque

      Revving up on stage left, please find a brand new Muddy car review. And the star of the show? The Range Rover Evoque.

  • Wellbeing
    • lemons pink lemon

      Exam time? Grab the Juicer

      Forget the endless late-night bowls of cornflakes - help your teen juice their way through exam stress. Here's why.

    • Spa swimming pool loungers green garden glass

      Review: Gaia Spa

      Feeling like you're on the countdown to summer? Kickstart your body and beauty rituals with a sesh at Devon's Super Spa.

  • Intern post

    Fancy joining Muddy?

    Muddy Devon is looking for a brilliant intern & self-confessed culture vulture. Is it you, or someone you know?

  • Kids
    • rollercoaster

      Reviewed: The Big Sheep

      Don't adjust your screen, that's me on a rollercoaster. But how did the small rate North Devon's Big, woolly day out?

    • safari village sign

      Review: Crealy Meadows

      Looking for the ultimate family-friendly glamping experience over the summer hols? Crealy called, Muddy went. Here's the lowdown.

  • girls standing in street blue sky

    Our Favourite Places

    Heading to Salcombe this summer? When in town, tap up the locals for some insider knowledge. Oh look, we just did!

    • footballer in red and white

      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 Fave Places: Tim Henman

      The British tennis legend is a party animal who also happens to have a soft spot for Devon - who'd have thought it?

    • woman with radio microphone

      Muddy meets Clara Amfo

      Winning Pointless, shooting hoops with Bieber, crying over Oprah Winfrey - Muddy is enamoured with its new BFF.

    • Man looking out to sea

      When Muddy met Jimmy

      ...Jimmy Carr. Not *that* one; but this one's a total rockstar in my humble opinion and here's why.

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