The weather may be busy prevaricating about what it’s doing – warm, cold, sunny, rainy – but don’t let that stop you from getting out there and enjoying what’s on this week – from a bring-it-to-the people pop-up opera in a brewery to an über-cool Pop Art exhibition on tour from London. Just don’t forget to pack your all-weather gear.Read more
Category: What’s On
We’re halfway through Race Week – and here are the runners and the riders for a good time for the week ahead, from a St Patrick’s Day at the races (and night at the bar) to middle-aged laughs and Shakesperian tragedy.
St Patrick’s Thursday, Cheltenham Races, Thu 16 March
St Patrick’s Day comes a day early at Cheltenham this year to make way for Race Week’s Gold Cup finale on Friday.Read more
There’s a whole lot going on this week, as Cheltenham Race week kicks off. Also on the menu – macaroons, kitchen sink drama and a wine and cheese movie night.
Peter Hook and The Light, Gloucester Guildhall, Thu 9 March
Back in the day, if you wanted to tie your street cred to a band, it didn’t get much cooler than Joy Division and its later incarnation New Order.Read more
February’s over, there’s a sniff of spring in the air (just don’t look at the forecast), let’s go out and have some fun. In this week’s guide there’s singing, dancing, cycling that feels like dancing, fine dining, art, an International Women’s Day meditation (*om*) and more.
Rebel Soul Music Club, The Retreat, Cheltenham, Thu 2 March
Feeling inspired by The Voice and reckon you’ve got one on you?Read more
Tonight, I will be downing tools, turning off my phone, and commandeering the sofa, remote and wine from 9pm – 11pm as not one, but two, fantastic TV shows arrive on the small screen.
First up, at 9pm on BBC1 is The Replacement, a three-part thriller. Muddy editor-in-chief Hero was lucky enough to go to a preview screening of the first episode and reports that it is edge-of-your seat stuff.Read more
This week on the Muddy Guide there are pancakes to flip, mysteries to solve, movies to make and a Madchester musical nostalgia trip.Read more
The languid, hazy days of summer feel like a looong way off, but, hey, why not cheer yourself up and get some dates in the diary to give you something to look forward to on these dark, winter nights?Read more
Right, dry January’s over, it’s time to get off that sofa and go out and have some fun. Beer, ballet, burlesque, more beer – it’s all here in the Muddy GuideRead more