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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!

Reasons why Britain’s brilliant in 2022

Wednesday 06 October 2021

From landmark royal anniversaries and ground-breaking sustainable events to a celebration of...

Woman walking past street art on Brick Lane, London, England.

Unmissable walking routes in British cities

Friday 30 April 2021

Britain’s cities are fabulous on foot. Whether it’s a saunter though London’s creative East End...

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,...

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...

A riverside cottage in Dentdale, Yorkshire Dales National Park. The river Dee and a historic stone bridge

Yorkshire Dales named Europe’s top National Park

Tuesday 26 January 2021

The Yorkshire Dales has been named Europe’s top National Park in a new category of this year’s...

Rear view of woman and dog in a rowboat on the River Avon, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, England.

Off the beaten track in Britain

Monday 23 November 2020

Britain is a patchwork of historic cities, expansive landscapes and picturesque villages, making...

Seven spooky spots in Britain

Monday 21 September 2020

As trees turn a rich orange and the days come alive with crisp autumn air, so too does the...

Clifton Suspension Bridge with hot air balloons

Stunning British countryside that surrounds cities

Tuesday 01 September 2020

Britain offers a delightful combination of urban hotspots and countryside spaces, many of which...

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...