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  • Culture vulture: your July hitlist

    Missing the theatre and live venues? Until normal service resumes for the arts world, here's some inspiration for July - podcasts, books, music and theatre.

  • 10 best books for primary school kids

    Reading can be soothing, uplifting, informative, entertaining - and a great way to connect with your child during lockdown. So put away their streaming devices and cosy up together with one of these 10 great books for kids aged 5-8.

  • What’s in – the curated guide to fun

    Looking for fun? Look no further - we've rounded up the best virtual theatre, exhibitions, concerts and TV

  • 18 must-watch documentaries

    While we're all about TV escapism right now, the truth can be more entertaining than fiction. Reclaim the remote and take your pick of our edit of the best Netflix documentaries.

  • 24 throwback films to watch with your kids

    Time to stage an intervention! Sick of hearing your kids' shows on repeat? Free the remote from their clutches and settle in for a fabulously retro family film night.

  • What’s in – our curated guide to fun at home

    Bored with a capital B? You'll be needing our brilliant guide to what's happening this week from virtual tours, local live streamed workshops, online concerts and more.

  • Literary lockdown: 50 books to read now

    50 books we've been meaning to read forever – and some old favourites to add to the list – now we've all suddenly got the time.

  • Staying in? Meet your new boxset addictions

    We're not going to mention the C-word but if you're staying in more right now, isolate yourself with the TV remote and watch these boxset corkers pronto.

  • Read THESE brilliant books this month

    Reasons to be cheerful: spring has sprung and a brilliant new batch of March books has arrived. Gather around, and let Muddy's pro-bookworm Kerry Potter tell you a story.

  • Matthew Bourne’s The Red Shoes

    A gifted ballerina is torn between lurve and her passion for the dance in this exhilarating production by Matthew Bourne's New Adventures dance company

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