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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!

Sixes, cricket social - Manchester

Taste update September 2021

Friday 27 August 2021

Canal-side eateries, renovated theatre saloons and an immersive Batman dining experience -...

Fat Tire Tours, cycle tours of London

Explore Britain’s cities on two wheels

Friday 30 April 2021

Travelling by bicycle is a fun, fast and eco-friendly way to discover Britain’s major cities,...

Discover some of Britain's fantastic flower shows

Monday 01 March 2021

From RHS Chelsea and RHS Hampton Court to the delightful lesser-known shows that take place up...

A view of the house above the Dutch Garden at Lyme Park, Cheshire.

Britain’s romantic city spots

Monday 01 February 2021

From boat-lined canals to grand palaces and sweeping countryside, Britain’s cities and their...

Celebrate literature with these classic tales for all ages

Tuesday 12 May 2020

The world of literature provides a welcome retreat for many, giving readers the chance to...

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...

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

New Year extravaganzas – where to welcome in 2019

Thursday 22 November 2018

2019 is almost upon us and Britain is preparing to celebrate the new year in style. Which...

48 Hours on….The Wales Way

Thursday 15 November 2018

Recently launched, The Wales Way is a group of three national touring routes crossing the...

Where to find the best post-Christmas sales in Britain

Tuesday 06 November 2018

Coincide your visit to Britain during one of the major sales seasons and you could make huge...