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  • Summer survival kit

    In, out, shake it all about – 36 things to do with the kids over the long summer holiday!

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    Make a splash!

    Hey hot stuff! Bit sweaty? Break out the Muddy bikini, we’re diving in. Read on for the best outdoor water fun in our 'hood.

  • Autumn Open Days

    We're looking ahead to the autumn term (yikes!) and getting our School Open Days diary sorted. Here's all you need to know.

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    The Uni American Dream

    Lots of sweating happening in the exam halls – but what's the next step? If your offspring is considering uni stateside, read on!

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    Muddy half-term saviour

    Eek, they're off on hols again – but we've got ammunition. Check out these 15 faberoo things to do with the kids this half-term.

  • How to grow happy kids

    How can you help your kids find the holy grail of happiness? We’ve found an expert who has previous in the matter…

  • Canford School, Canford Magna, Wimborne

    Muddy says: A pastorally and academically strong day and boarding school for girls and boys aged 13-18, in a stunning 250 acres. Its warm, vibrant community and family feel stands out.

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    Warminster Prep, Warminster

    Muddy says: The younger sibling to the co-ed day and boarding school on the edge of Salisbury Plain where bright-eyed kids and teachers exude confidence and a love of life.

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      Just a spoonful of sugar

      Mother-in-law's blown me out and the kids refuse another night with the sitter who falls asleep on the sofa...It's Mary Poppins to the rescue!

    • May Schools Newsflash

      We're heading full steam in to the next round of schools' Open Days. Get your diaries out and sign up - and make sure you read our Muddy reviews to get the inside scoop before you go.

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