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I'm Ali, editor of Muddy Kent, here to bring you the quirky, cool and downright unmissable in the area.

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Gotta Have It

Lighting is everything in a home. Not only is it visually a central feature and a really impactful way to make a statement - it can be a work of art. Check out this limited edition rainbow piece!

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Weekend Escapes

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It’s all about the staycay! Our handpicked selection of the hippest hotels, pubs, restaurants and cottages to help you book that well-deserved break

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Little Black Book

Want to support local? Our curated pick of the most creative, unique and brilliant businesses near you.


  • How cool does that look? 😍 @the_curious_eatery's Luxury Dining Pods all ready for Winter! 😍 For more piping hot news like this including new openings, events and pantos - link in bio! 👏
  • EAT, DRINK, STAY, PLAY! Muddy’s brand new Weekend Escapes has the inside line on the best local foodie outposts, coolest bars, hottest hotels and headline attractions across 25 counties. Ready to plan your trip? Let’s go! Link in bio 😎
  • The arrival of autumn means darker evenings snuggled indoors by candlelight 🌟 Looking for a new scent? Try one of these gorgeous candle indie brands including this gorgeous local one from @lenahillscandles 😍 Link in bio!
  • MUDDY HALF TERM GUIDE 🎃 Half term's looming but don't be afraid, we've sorted the fun with 18 brilliant things to do in #Kent and beyond to keep the little people entertained, link in bio! 👻 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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  • 🔥 New openings, HOT offers (including 15% off brand new food delivery service @caraway_and_rye), staycation inspo and plenty of chance to get some 'you time' - no, not a fairytale, but the hottest gossip in Kent! Check out what's going on - link in bio 🔥⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
📸 from the beautiful new @thelyletunbridgewells!
  • 🚨 EXCLUSIVE: 15% OFF YOUR ENTIRE FOOD SHOP 🚨 Want Chapel Down Wine? Fancy fruit and veg that’s seasonal and fresh? Enjoy a huge selection of the very best food and drink AND support local when you order from @wattsfarms_, family-run, #Kent food delivery company! Link in bio for your discount code! 😍
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    • Hot property

      Hot property

      Moving within Kent – or even to Kent from out of county or down from London? Then you’ll want to know about these brand new – still being built actually – beautifully crafted houses in the Kent countryside. Here’s the inside intel!

    • 6 steps to better wellbeing this October

      6 steps to better wellbeing this October

      Lockdown, curfews, general panic - the last few months have been stressful to say the least, so we're pegging October to focus on our wellbeing, starting with these six simple steps.

    • This girl can!

      This girl can!

      Juggling motherhood, jiggly bits and the barriers to exercising, This Girl Can is back with its brand new campaign for National Fitness Day and we LOVE it!

  • Sofa surfer! 7 new TV shows and films to watch this week
  • Sofa surfer! 7 new TV shows and films to watch this week
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    • The Chair Hair & Beauty, Canterbury

      The Chair Hair & Beauty, Canterbury

      The Chair in Canterbury has just opened a new Beauty Salon and it's the only salon in the Canterbury area to offer Decleor facials. Step this way to hear more...

    • The essential no make-up kit

      The essential no make-up kit

      It’s a trend that’s not going away anytime soon; make-up so subtle that it just makes you look like a brighter and better version of yourself. Here’s the Muddy guide.

School Reviews

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