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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!

Aerial photograph of Wembley Stadium and Brent, London Borough of Culture 2020

Celebrate Britain's footballing heritage

Tuesday 01 June 2021

As the birthplace of modern football, Britain is awash with clubs and museums which celebrate...

General View of Court 18 with Centre and Number 1 Court behind. The Championships 2019. Held at The All England Lawn Tennis Club, Wimbledon. Day 2 Tuesday 02/07/2019. AELTC/Ben Queenborough

Experience Wimbledon’s history, heritage and traditions

Thursday 27 May 2021

Back in full swing for summer 2021, The Championships at Wimbledon is one of Britain’s best-...

The Eden Project, Cornwall. One biome houses the world's largest indoor rainforest.

Like Cornwall's coastal beauty, love its sustainable traditions

Friday 30 April 2021

With its sandy beaches, smuggler’s coves and turquoise waters, Cornwall is renowned for its...

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,...

Anne Hathaway's Cottage and Gardens. Exterior view of a thatched cottage and gardens where Anne Hathaway, wife of William Shakespeare, lived as child. Farmhouse with thatched roof. Pathway going through garden. Managed by Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. Tra

Shakespeare’s England - an Elizabethan-inspired itinerary

Monday 19 April 2021

From grand palaces frequented by Queen Elizabeth I to the home of William Shakespeare, reminders...

Group of people paddle boarding on the River Thames, Richmond, London, England.

The Culture of the Thames

Wednesday 31 March 2021

From world-famous boat races and regal palaces to large-scale art installations, the shores of...

The Royal Albert Hall, London. A round concert hall and memorial to Prince Albert, built by his Queen Victoria, in the 19th century

Celebrating 150 years of the Royal Albert Hall

Wednesday 31 March 2021

London’s legendary Royal Albert Hall is...

V&A Dundee, Scotland

9 cultural exhibitions for 2021

Monday 08 March 2021

Britain’s cultural calendar is packed with world-class exhibitions in 2021, and with 15 April...

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...