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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!

Autumn adventures - road trips from major airports in Britain

Monday 07 September 2020

For visitors arriving at Britain’s major airports, it’s easy to hop in a hire care and discover...

Upcoming openings, galleries and events to enjoy in Britain

Monday 17 August 2020

From artefact-filled museums to inspiring galleries and freshly revamped historic sites, Britain...

Like this, love that: A guide to Britain’s amazing alternatives

Thursday 16 July 2020

Britain is home to many iconic landmarks, green open spaces and vibrant cities, from the Tower...

Gas Street Basin at the heart of the city centre, the meeting point of the Worcester & Birmingham Canal and the Birmingham Canal Main Line. Historic buildings. Passenger boats moored.

Explore Britain from home with these modern TV classics

Monday 18 May 2020

April 2020 saw the announcement that smash-hit British crime drama Life on Mars will be...

Coasteering, a person jumping into the sea at Mullion Cove, Cornwall, England.

10 amazing outdoor summer activities in Britain

Monday 24 February 2020

Whether visitors are lovers of land or sea, Britain has a summer activity for everyone. From...

Two people in a Canadaian canoe on the waters of Loch Beina a Mheadhoin in Glen Affric.

Britain’s hottest destinations for spring

Friday 17 January 2020

Spring in the UK offers adventures blooming with natural beauty, tranquil vistas and the chance...

Candlelight Club New Years Eve

Say hello to 2020: a guide to New Year’s Eve in Britain

Friday 25 October 2019

Dazzling 1920s themed parties, unforgettable dinners and a Latin carnival in an 18th century...

Britain’s Michelin Star Awards revealed for 2020

Wednesday 09 October 2019

Savour Britain's top culinary highlights as revealed by the 2020 Michelin Star Awards

Manchester Christmas Market sign

11 of the best Christmas markets in Britain

Thursday 26 September 2019

Discover some of the most festive, traditional and unique Christmas markets in Britain

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...