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  • Bredon School

    Muddy says: An independent boarding and day school for boys and girls aged 7 to 18, situated in gorgeous Gloucestershire countryside, Bredon is certainly one to look out for!

  • Brilliant half term and Halloween ideas

    Yep, half term crept up on us too. No fear, Muddy to the rescue with the ultimate guide to beating the boredom and surviving the school holidays.

  • Your ultimate Autumn Walks guide

    Grab your kids, your besties, your dog and anyone else who is free to join you on our first Autumn Walks initiative with Joules - and win coats and wellies for the whole family!

  • The Elms

    Muddy says: A co-ed day and boarding school for ages 3-13 - an intimate independent prep in the stunning setting of the Malvern Hills with a true family atmosphere

  • Rendcomb Junior School

    Muddy says: An outdoorsy co-ed junior school for ages 3-11 with small pupil numbers but whopper facilities, hidden away in the heart of the Cotswolds.

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    Rendcomb College Senior School, Cirencester

    Muddy says: It’s in a former stately home, has grounds fit for royalty and fosters happy pupils who achieve all their dreams – this mixed boarding school is like a fairy tale!

  • Autumn School Open Days

    There's no time like the present to book in those school Open Days for the autumn...Don't sweat it, Muddy's got it covered

  • Gotta have it – Oddballs

    Inspired by festivals this summer and fancy trying slacklining, juggling or other circus skills at home? Check out experts Oddballs!

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    Back-to-school essentials

    Holidays nearly over? Oh, what a *shame*! Sort your kids with our pick of everything they need for the new school term - and then it's a party round at mine.

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    Wycliffe Prep School, Stonehouse, near Stroud

    Muddy says: Looking for a nurturing school with strong academic, sporting and extra-curricular form? This non-hot-housey co-ed for ages 2-13 could be just the ticket.

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      Wycliffe College

      Muddy says: A nurturing, co-ed boarding and day school for pupils aged 13 to 18 near Stroud that's big on fostering individualism and helping kids find their niche in life.

    • 18 fab day trips

      Exhausted all your local entertainment options? We've scoured far and wide beyond Wilts and Glos for some great day trip ideas for the autumn

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