Story Ideas

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!

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...

London Design Festival 2019

Wednesday 03 July 2019

The London Design Festival (LDF) returns to the capital for a 17th time in September, marking a...

Scottish Festivals

Wednesday 03 July 2019

Celebrating traditions and championing ground-breaking arts, Scotland’s eclectic festival scene...

Discover Britain’s musical legends on the trail of Rocketman

Wednesday 05 June 2019

Telling the story of multi-Grammy award-winning superstar Sir Elton John, Rocketman ...

Dotty for Downton - discover the filming locations of the Downton Abbey movie

Tuesday 04 June 2019

The feature length Downton Abbey movie hits the screens in September, with the new...

Discover London during Wimbledon

Wednesday 29 May 2019

As the only Grand Slam tennis tournament still played on grass, the prestigious Wimbledon...

Manchester International Festival 2019

Wednesday 29 May 2019

Manchester will be filled with world premieres, exclusive art performances, theatre, music and...

Edinburgh in film - discover Edinburgh as seen on the silver screen

Tuesday 21 May 2019

The 73rd instalment of the Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) arrives in the Scottish...

RHS Chelsea Flower Show

VisitBritain highlights importance of gardens to tourism at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Monday 20 May 2019

The importance of British gardens to tourism is being highlighted by VisitBritain/VisitEngland...