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The 2019 Muddy Stilettos Awards

24th April - 22nd May 2019

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  • April books

    April’s Best New Books

    Quick, spring-clean your bedside table or Kindle to make room for Muddy books editor's Kerry Potter's awesome April picks.

  • march best books

    Need a new book?

    You're in the right place - Muddy's pro-bookworm Kerry Potter has picked this month's seven sexiest reads.

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    Muddy meets Emma Rice

    Excellent wine and international travel - it's all in a day's work for Hattingley Valley's Head Winemaker, Emma Rice. Muddy caught up with one of the most influential women in wine.

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    20 festivals in Hants, IoW and beyond – book now

    The sun is out, you're dancing in wellies and can't find your tent. It can only mean one thing - festival season!

  • February Books

    Feb’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.

  • Your unmissable 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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    Close Shave

    Gillette's new ad campaign is ruffling a few feathers. What do you think?

  • Cinderella

    Panto Review: ‘Cinderella’ at The Kings Theatre, Portsmouth

    With tiny Shetland ponies, reality stars and more panto sequins than sense, it can only be Cinderella at the Kings Theatre in Portsmouth.

  • book and coffee

    Top 10 books for young adults

    Get your teens away from their phones and nose into a book with these recommendations of fantastic novels for young adults.

  • Frida Kahlo

    Coffee Table Tomes

    From fashion to flora to fragrant Frida, we've found the Top 10 most gorgeous new coffee table tomes for you.

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