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  • Gotta love the National Trust

    Free entry and car parking to most National Trust open spaces - here's where to head in Devon if you want to get outdoors and breathe! UPDATE: As of midnight 21 March, the National Trust has CLOSED all their gardens and parks in addition to their houses, shops and cafes, to avoid crowding that puts social distancing at risk.

  • Muddy does the Devon Wine Tour

    Wine doesn't just grow on trees, ya know, someone has to grow the vines, pick the grapes and turn it into Muddy's favourite tipple. Here's my pick of 7 Devon vineyards where you can have a tour and a tasting.

  • 7 perfect days of summer – just add gin!

    Ableforth's Bathtub gin looks cool, tastes even better and will rev you up for a summer of fun. Here, win a case (yup, six bottles of it!) and find out for yourself.

  • Eat, Bray, Love

    Looking for a heehaw-some day out with the kids? Hoof it over to The Donkey Sanctuary at Sidmouth.

  • Mother’s Day – sorted!

    Worried you've left it too late to sort out mum this Sunday? Relax, Muddy has everything you need to save the day.

  • Cathedral green

    Pack your bags, we’re going to Exeter

    The insider's city guide to where to shop, walk, scoff and hang out.

  • Dartmouth

    A 24 Hour Totter in…Dartmouth.

    Easy on the eye, but with plenty of substance, too. We've been exploring what to see, where to stay and how to find your fun. Read, go and do, Muddies!

  • Teignmouth

    A 24 Hour Totter in…

    Teignmouth. It's the first of a new series of guides, exploring what to see, where to stay and how to find your fun. Read, go and do, Muddies!

  • Breakfast in ‘Broadchurch’

    Ooh, did Broadchurch whet your appetite for a little excursion to the coast? Check out our guide to a day in 'Broadchurch', without the need to call on David Tennant.

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