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Presenting VisitBritain's look at the biggest topics and trends across Britain right now! You can also discover new hotel openings and refurbishments in the Accommodation Update, and the latest restaurant launches in the Taste Update – all designed to whet the media’s appetite!

Group of people paddle boarding on the River Thames, Richmond, London, England.

The Culture of the Thames

Wednesday 31 March 2021

From world-famous boat races and regal palaces to large-scale art installations, the shores of...

The Mall heading towards Buckingham Palace, London. Lined with trees and Union Jack flags.

Annual Events in Britain 2021

Tuesday 12 January 2021

Discover some of the biggest and most exciting events, anniversaries and activities in Britain...

Dark Skies and wildflower seeding at St Huberts, Idsworth, South Downs National Park

Top cultural and educational experiences for 2021

Monday 04 January 2021

From a new Banksy tour in Bristol to a deep dive into climate change in London, Britain promises...

New exhibitions to see in autumn and winter

Friday 19 July 2019

From the announcement of the Turner Prize winner to a host of incredible installations and one-...

Vintage experiences in Britain

Friday 05 July 2019

As the Goodwood Festival of Speed (4-7 July 2019) casts the spotlight on classic cars and...

Waltham Forest – Capital of Culture

Wednesday 27 February 2019

Named as the first ever London Borough of Culture, Waltham Forest is one the capital’s most...

Top destination stories for 2019

Wednesday 10 October 2018

2019 is almost here! Here are the top destination stories for what you can look forward to...

The Magic Is Back – Mary Poppins Returns!

Tuesday 25 September 2018

It's been 53 years since the original Mary Poppins popped onto our screens with her...

Six of the best English country gardens

Thursday 19 July 2018

An English country garden is a sight to behold and there are plenty within an hour’s journey of...

Britain – the movie star

Wednesday 27 June 2018

Britain is playing a starring role in several new movie releases coming up in the second half of...