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I'm Sue, editor of Muddy Dorset & Somerset, here to bring you the quirky, cool and downright unmissable in the area.

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      5 of the best … face masks

      We love the enforced relaxation that comes with using a face mask - you have no choice but to lie back and take things easy for a while. Plus you emerge with skin peachier than a baby's bottom. Result!

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    How to be ambitious (without being a bitch)

    It’s International Women’s Day on Sunday so we had a chat with one of our favourite women – author and comedian Viv Groskop (who grew up in Bruton, Somerset) – about redefining female ambition for 2020. Need a life reboot? Viv can help with that.

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      The 4 funniest people on social media

      Fancy a giggle? These Instagram and Twitter accounts are happy to oblige.

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      We caught up with (we reckon) the most positive comedian in the business about motherhood, MasterChef, making people laugh and her new tour, Tender, coming to Bath in February.

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