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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!

Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, a major attraction for visitors to St Ives. the workplace and home of the famous 20th century atrist and sculptor Barbara Hepworth. A couple, man and woman in the gardens, examining the sculptures and bronze i

Experience Britain through women's history

Monday 08 February 2021

Britain’s history is laden with contributions from outstanding women who helped to shape the...

Kenilworth Castle in Warwickshire. Castle ruins of a Norman fortress and Elizabethan palace.

Historic sites and romantic relics: Britain’s stunning open-air castles

Monday 26 October 2020

From moated medieval fortresses to Elizabethan palaces and historic castles nestled beside...

Discover Britain’s virtual horticultural highlights with the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Monday 04 May 2020

Poised to inspire garden lovers in this unprecedented time, the...

Open doors in Britain - discover Britain's stately homes, houses and archives

Friday 12 July 2019

The doors of Britain’s historic monuments and buildings, including many that are normally closed...

7 of the most Instagrammable winter walks near London

Thursday 29 November 2018

Crisp, clean air, winter sun shining, frost crunching underfoot – it’s the perfect time of year...

Back with a bang! Where to celebrate Bonfire Night in Britain

Thursday 04 October 2018

If you’re travelling in Britain on or around 5 November, you’ll have the chance to experience...

Six of the best non-hotel accommodation in South England

Thursday 02 August 2018

Sometimes, on vacation, you just want to stay somewhere a little less traditional than a hotel....

Day trips from London – must-do experiences in Hastings, Battle & Rye

Thursday 26 July 2018

Jump on a train heading south-east from London and in under 1.5 hours you’re in what is known as...