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    Fashion gets personal with the trend for emblazoning your name across your T shirt, handbag or phone case. Think school uniform name tags but cooler!

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      Spring is coming but what to wear? Here are the six key trends that'll give your wardrobe an easy-peasy update.

    • Hey sexy pants!

      With Valentine's Day imminent, we hunted down the sexiest, slinkiest new lingerie around. Bridget Jones enormo-pants, be gone!

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    You’re in the right place – Muddy’s pro-bookworm Kerry Potter has picked this month’s seven sexiest reads. And you can win the lot!

    • Enjoy your trip, Naomi?

      Check out this bizarre but visually brilliant short film by legend Nick Knight starring La Campbell. One hell of a way to promote a hotel! Whaddya think of it?

    • Well, hello young man!

      Muddy meets Michael O'Reilly, sultry star of Dirty Dancing. Catch him at Princes Theatre next week - but don't throw watermelons at him, he doesn't like it.

    • February’s best new books

      It was still the dog days of winter last time I checked so there's only one thing for it - let's hunker down with a compelling new book.

    • 2019 culture planner

      Want to make the most of 2019? Muddy's culture vulture Kerry Potter has curated the best new TV, music, theatre, film, books and art of the year. Get yer diary out!

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    • Makeover your maison!

      Good news - we've found a innovative, affordable, fast way to do it. Walk this way for weapons-grade interior design inspo.

    • Race you to the stove

      A speedy supper with excellent health credentials? Bring out this easy-peasy spinach and chickpea curry pronto, garçon.

    • 5 killer tips for better work/life balance

      The juggle is real and not going anywhere - so how the hell do we get it right?! Let's ask the work/life balance experts for some help.

    • Run for the hills!

      Actually don't just yet - let me tell you about these brilliantly inspiring running books first - all the inspo you need to pull on your trainers on these gloomy winter mornings.

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    How to ace your accounting in 2019!

    Just filed your tax return? Vowing to be more ‘on it’ this year? No idea where to start? Me neither. But don’t panic, because we’ve made friends with two women who are making finance…err, fun! Wanna meet them?

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      Kingsley School, Bideford

      This co-ed all-through school in Bideford, with an excellent Learning Support Centre, is warm, caring and fun above all; and with happy kids comes excellent results.

    • Screen time saviours

      Wondering what all that gaming and social media is doing to your kids mental wellbeing? Us too. So we've asked the experts for their advice on how to keep screen time safe.

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  • MUDDY MEETS SHAPPI…

    Comedian Shappi Khorsandi’s new tour, her tips on how NOT to be funny and why you should do things that scare you (hell yeah!)

    • Well, hello young man!

      Muddy meets Michael O'Reilly, sultry star of Dirty Dancing. Catch him at Princes Theatre next week - but don't throw watermelons at him, he doesn't like it.

    • Muddy meets Tom Kerridge…

      ... and talks Marlow's Pub in the Park (Kaiser Chiefs, people), his favourite local eateries, and work life balance issues - yup, he has them too!

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