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  • Hattingley Valley

    Hampshire vineyards: Hattingley Valley

    Continuing our cellar door tour of Hampshire wineries (hic!), Muddy discovers some sparkling vintages at Hattingley Valley near Alresford.

  • Pick your own PYO Hampshire fruit in punnet

    6 of the best places for PYO in Hampshire

    Super-juicy strawberries and tasty veg fresh from the field? Don’t mind if we do. Grab your straw hat and wicker basket: it's time to pick your own.

  • Hampshire vineyards: Exton Park

    In this new series, we head for the cellar door of the county’s fabulous wineries, starting at Exton Park, a proper sparkler in the beautiful Meon Valley

  • Lymington Seafood Festival

    English fizz, oysters & lobster mac n'cheese? Oh go on then, you've twisted our arm. We'll meet you at Lymington Seafood Festival.

  • New Forest Hamper Company

    Boxing clever: 6 of the best local hampers

    Hard-to-buy-for in-laws or picky partner? Don’t default to vouchers – a box of gourmet goodies or winter cocktail kit will really make 'em smile

  • Wellington Farm Shop

    Support local: Fabulous farm shops near you

    Gourmet gifts, wine and prize-winning cheeses from pedigree cows on the Isle of Wight – stock up at our bumper crop of brilliant farm shops.

  • woman-eating-olive-

    7 of the best… festive boozy buys

    Time to stock up your fridges and cellars! Whether you're buying for others or yourself (hey, you deserve it), you can't go wrong with these seven divine drinks.

  • Commoners Walk

    Commoner Tom’s New Forest Walk

    Thought the New Forest was just a forest? Then think again. Muddy strapped on some sensible shoes and discovered all about the culture of 'commoning'.


    Guilt-free Gourmet

    Still on the healthy eating regime? Power to you sister! And with my suggestions across Hants you can eat out AND hit your fighting weight. – is much tighter than your current one which is

  • Cinnamon Buns Bakery Hampshire slide menu

    Six bakeries you knead to visit

    Doughnuts and sourdough boules, a trip to a decent bakery often means you end up with some wonderful carby goodness. Check out our pick of top bakers across the region.

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