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  • Muddy meets Dom Holland (aka daddy Spiderman)

    Writer, funny man, and father of big star Tom Holland. Muddy sat down with Dominic Holland to chat life in the shadow of your eldest, stand up faux-pas, and his upcoming set at The Potters Arms, just over the border in Amersham.

  • Legends festival

    Summer Festival Guide: Herts, Beds & beyond

    Are you ready to make some noise?! From 80s throwbacks to thumping chart-toppers and the best of the boutique fests, here are 40 festivals you need to know about this summer.

  • Tom Cruise touches down in town

    This is not a drill ladies... the real Mr Cruise has touched down in Beds. Be still our beating hearts. Find out where and why, plus more celeb goss right here.

  • Todd in the Hole Festival

    Todd in the Hole festival is back!

    Oh how we've missed cavorting in a field to live music. Well the wait is nearly over. Here's a hot local festival to add to your calendar right now...

  • Living Crafts banner

    Clear the diary for Living Crafts

    Spring fayres, craft markets and shopping in general - how we've missed them! Great news then that Living Crafts is returning to Hatfield Park in June for its (wait for it…) 47th festival. Scrap books at the ready? Read on for what to expect at this four-day crafty extravaganza.

  • Get your 80s groove on, it’s Chilfest 2021

    The long-established music festival in Tring has confirmed its dates for this summer. Whoop! It's got posh loos, tribute acts, sushi and nice wine – where do we sign?

  • 6 of the best books to snuggle up with

    It’s cold, it's wet and we’re in lockdown. What better excuse to lose yourself in one of these brilliant books from Chorleywood Bookshop, with a set bundled up for you to WIN!

  • The club that wants your drama kings and queens

    Creation Theatre's online drama club is a brilliant interactive way for your wannabe thespians to explore classic literature while channelling their penchant for dramatics.

  • 24 throwback films to watch with your kids

    Time to stage an intervention! Sick of hearing your kids' shows on repeat? Free the remote from their clutches and settle in for a fabulously retro family film night.

  • Read THESE this month

    Reasons to be cheerful: spring has sprung and a brilliant new batch of March books has arrived. Gather around, and let Muddy's pro-bookworm Kerry Potter tell you a story.

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