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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!

Britain’s 20 most spectacular castles

Friday 31 July 2020

Hundreds of castles dominate the landscape of Britain and are testament to the engineering...

Lord Mayor, City of London

The Lord Mayor of London shares his Best of British TV and film insider tips

Thursday 23 July 2020

The Lord Mayor of the City of London shares his insider tips on the Best of British TV and film...

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...

Smiling woman standing at the entrance to Etta's Seafood Restaurant, Brixton Village Market, Brixton, London, looking at camera.

National tourist organisations launch industry standard for UK tourism

Thursday 25 June 2020

As lockdown starts to lift, travellers dreaming of a trip to Britain once we can travel again...

Stonehenge is a large henge or stone circle in Wiltshire, and an internationally recognised travel destination. Huge standing stones were dragged to the site and placed in the landscape in the era 2,500 BC. It is a UNESCO world heritage site.

Shedding light on Stonehenge and the summer solstice

Wednesday 17 June 2020

Stonehenge is synonymous with celebrations for the summer solstice, the longest day of the year...

Get inspired by Britain’s natural wonders

Monday 15 June 2020

Britain’s natural wonders offer a glimpse into the country’s awe-inspiring ancient past; one...

Heather on hillside above Kynance Cove, The Lizard Peninsula

Dream-worthy walks along the England Coast Path

Monday 08 June 2020

From striking cliffs rising out of the sea to sandy coves and quaint fishing villages, England’s...

The Personal History of David Copperfield

Discover Dickens’ England

Monday 01 June 2020

Renowned as one of the greatest writers of the Victorian era, this year marks 150 years since...

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...

Discover Britain’s virtual horticultural highlights with the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Monday 04 May 2020

Poised to inspire garden lovers in this unprecedented time, the...