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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!

Fall into wellness this autumn

Friday 20 September 2019

23 September 2019 marks the first day of autumn, a great time to take a deep breath and inject...

Celebrate Bonfire Night in Britain

Friday 06 September 2019

November means big bangs, blazing bonfires and fizzing fireworks across Britain, as towns and...

Commemorate the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower’s voyage to America

Tuesday 03 September 2019

This September marks 400 years since the Mayflower’s pioneering voyage from Plymouth to the ‘New...

Celebrate World Vegan Day in the UK

Tuesday 03 September 2019

From its origins in 1994, World Vegan Day on 1 November is now a worldwide day of awareness...

Savour the flavours of autumn food and drink in Britain

Thursday 22 August 2019

From sizzling sausages to charming chocolates and tasty treats, south-east England is home to an...

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-...

Experience Britain’s finest literary festivals

Friday 12 July 2019

Cheltenham Literature Festival celebrates its 70th anniversary in 2019, with an extensive line-...

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...

Discover the UK’s newest UNESCO World Heritage Site

Tuesday 09 July 2019

Britain has a new UNESCO World Heritage Site after Jodrell Bank Observatory in Cheshire was...

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...