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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!

Entrance of Borough Market, London - credit Borough Market

Britain’s top city-based food markets

Friday 01 July 2022

Britain streets are home to bustling food markets that bring a mix of flavours and local produce...

Two young people using aerosols to create street art mural

Where to find Britain's best street art experiences

Thursday 23 June 2022

Britain’s art scene is overflowing with creativity, making it easy for visitors to immerse...

A visualisation of About Us. Commission for UNBOXED: Creativity in the UK

Looking ahead to UNBOXED 2022

Friday 08 April 2022

Sweeping its way across Britain in 2022 is UNBOXED, where...

Light display in River of Lights, Liverpool - Marketing Liverpool

‘Very Peri’: New Colour of the Year inspires things to do in Britain in 2022

Wednesday 09 March 2022

For the first time for its...

Birmingham Festival Motionhouse event part of Birmingham 2022 festival

How to discover another side of Birmingham

Tuesday 08 March 2022

All eyes will be on Birmingham this summer, as the region hosts the 2022 Commonwealth Games –...

Friends kayaking on the Thames in front of Tower Bridge

Experience outdoor adventure in Britain’s cities

Tuesday 08 March 2022

In Britain’s cities, the great outdoors is closer than visitors might think. Our urban spaces...

Reasons why Britain’s brilliant in 2022

Friday 05 November 2021

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

View over Birmingham city centre at dusk, with landmark buildings, modern and historic architecture.

Countdown to the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

Thursday 29 July 2021

Next July, visitors will be in for a big surprise as Britain’s second-largest city has...

View over Birmingham city centre at dusk, with landmark buildings, modern and historic architecture.

Why Birmingham’s a Gold Medal City

Thursday 10 June 2021

The Gold Coast passed on the baton for The Commonwealth Games and Birmingham is sprinting to the...

Group of people paddle boarding on the river thames, Richmond, London - VisitBritain/Matthew Williamson Ellis

There’s a ‘Spring’ in UK cities’ steps

Tuesday 09 March 2021

Known as a time for new life, sunnier days, and a renewed sense of self, spring is on its way...