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November 2019

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  • Review: Me & Mrs Jones

    Me and Me & Mrs Jones – we got a thing going on. What is it about this continental-style deli-cafe that has Muddy going back for seconds?

    • Brunch for the sandwich generation

      Finding a safe haven to eat with bickering kids and an oldie in tow is no picnic. Hallellulah for The Donkey Sanctuary and their new Sunday brunch.

    • Reasons to be cheerful

      Topsham's coolest cafe, No.3 has teamed up with the UK's first major CBD coffee producer, Cheerful Buddha. Cup of health and wellbeing, anyone?

    • Has your fave restaurant made the list?

      The list of Michelin star winners, that is. The prestigious 2020 awards have just been announced. Take a look at the full line-up for the West Country

    • Autumn supper clubs

      Local, seasonal and foraged foods make your mouth water? Tuck into a brand-new round of supper clubs with meat, veggie and festive flavours on the menu.

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  • Party like you mean it

    Going out out and nothing to wear? Harvey Nichols has come up trumps this season so here’s my wishlist to whet your whistle. Plus win £500 worth of party clobber!

    • Ready to wrap up?

      Brrrrrrr! It's got a bit chilly hasn't it? Come warm yourself with these 10 stylish woolies and coats from the ever-brilliant hush.

    • Pyjama time!

      It's suddenly dark, cold and wet outside - let's hunker down and cheer ourselves up with some chic new pyjamas (yes, such things do actually exist).

    • J’adore/J’abhor

      It's Movember, when blokes grow moustaches to raise money for charity. The Muddy crew have VERY mixed views on men's facial hair. Where do you stand?

    • Breaking beauty news!

      Muddy road-tests the Elemis BIOTEC Facial at Aztec Spa and the husband actually notices. Yes, really.

  • It’s Panto Time!

    Hi ho, hi ho, it’s off to the theatre you go! Here are 15 of the perkiest pantos and festive shows in Devon. Get ready to heckle!

    • Need a juicy new read?

      Muddy's bookworm Kerry Potter has glorious celeb gossip, literary big-hitters and a must-read on relationships this month. Read all about her October picks - and then win the lot!

    • Take the Bait

      Glad to wave bye-bye to the summer influx of crowds and caravans? Check out Bait - a darkly witty drama tackling the effect of tourism on one south-west fishing village.

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  • Flexible working – a personal view

    It’s a contentious issue, that’s for sure! As a full-time working mum and business owner, I can see both sides of that fence. Wanna know what I think?

    • St John’s, Sidmouth

      An international day and boarding school for boys and girls aged 2-16 located on a hill overlooking the sea in the safe, seaside town of Sidmouth. Non-selective, non-pressure and pastorally excellent, there’s a strong family feel.

    • Halloween & half term sorted!

      No need to fear, Muddy is here! We've got your little darlings' Halloween and half-term covered with 24 spookilicious days out in Devon.

  • How Helen Glover does it

    Champion rower, mother, partner to Steve Backshall and all round marvel – Muddy meets Helen Glover to talk fitness, family and breaking her Olympic gold medal (oops).

    • Muddy meets the Countess of Devon

      Where does a Californian countess with 3500 acres to roll round in go on her days off? Countess of Devon, AJ Courtenay, tells Muddy about some of her favourite places.

    • Muddy meets Terry

      Terry Hall a fan of cream teas and the West Country - who knew? The ska legend talks shopping, selfies and what's on his playlist

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