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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!

Group of friends taking a selfie at a music festival.

The Ultimate Guide to Britain's Music Scene in 2024

Thursday 05 October 2023

Britain invites visitors to uncover a world of musical wonder in 2024

A female musician performing at a music concert.

UNESCO City of Music Triangle

Thursday 04 May 2023

Britain has always been seen as a great destination for music and it is no wonder it has three...

Man, wearing scarlet red trousers, performing on stage

Let The Music Move You (Around England)

Tuesday 04 April 2023

Liverpool is hosting the Eurovision Song Contest on behalf of Ukraine this May, providing the...

Man and woman toasting with white wine and beer

Eurovision 101 - Liverpool and beyond in 2023

Tuesday 07 March 2023

The Eurovision Song Contest is an annual competition that brings together countries throughout...

Rooftop terrace restaurant with expansive city views

2023 Oscar Nominations – British Talent Background and Film Locations

Friday 10 February 2023

This year marks the 95th anniversary of the Academy Awards - the Oscars. On 12 March 2023,...

Drag performer Baby Lane posing at Bristo Square, Edinburgh during the Fringe Festival 2022.

See Britain through a Queer Eye in 2023 - Shows and Events not to be missed

Thursday 09 February 2023

This year’s calendar is jam-packed with events, exhibitions, shows and quirky activities....

Men having afternoon tea. Trailing flowers from hanging pots

Quirky British Afternoon Tea Experiences for a Taste of Something Different

Thursday 09 February 2023

Britain is the home of the afternoon tea and there is a range of experiences, delicious treats...

Three mature cyclists taking a break looking out to sea at sunset on a clifftop

10 Reasons to Visit Britain in 2023

Thursday 05 January 2023

Story ideas highlighting major events, new attractions, new trends in the UK in 2023

Couple on the portico of London's National Gallery with Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column in the background.

Britain’s best exhibition’s and theatre shows

Friday 11 November 2022

From multi-sensory experiences and pioneering exhibitions to world-renowned theatrical...

Server pouring a drink for the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea at One Aldwych, image credit One Aldwych

Like Britain’s food, love these gastronomic experiences

Thursday 20 October 2022

Visitors can look to a fully loaded burger from a bustling food market, or embark on a wild food...