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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!

The kitchen at William Wordsworth's childhood home, The National Trust's Wordsworth House and Garden, Cumbria, England.

2020 - The year of the bookworm in Britain

Tuesday 24 September 2019

From Charles Dickens to J. K. Rowling, Britain’s the place to be for bookworms – and with a host...

British coastline

Unique ways to experience the coast in Britain

Tuesday 24 September 2019

Want to spy the rarest sea creatures? Wander the lesser-trodden pathways atop imposing...

Taxi tour of Britain

Driving into history – discover Britain by taxi tour

Tuesday 24 September 2019

Dive into British culture from the comfort of an iconic cab, with taxi tours that provide a...

Horse Guards parade, London, Bond film locations

Discover Britain on the silver screen with 2020’s hottest filming locations

Tuesday 24 September 2019

Plunging valleys. Tumbling waterfalls. Soaring modern cityscapes. From north to south, Britain...

The Emmy Awards reveal the shining lights of Britain

Monday 23 September 2019

The 71st annual Emmy Awards shone the spotlight on a host of ground-breaking British and Britain...

Fall into wellness this autumn

Friday 20 September 2019

23 September 2019 marks the first day of autumn, a great time to take a deep breath and inject...

Celebrate Bonfire Night in Britain

Friday 06 September 2019

November means big bangs, blazing bonfires and fizzing fireworks across Britain, as towns and...

Commemorate the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower’s voyage to America

Tuesday 03 September 2019

This September marks 400 years since the Mayflower’s pioneering voyage from Plymouth to the ‘New...

Savour the flavours of autumn food and drink in Britain

Thursday 22 August 2019

From sizzling sausages to charming chocolates and tasty treats, south-east England is home to an...

The best places for action adventure sports in Britain

Monday 19 August 2019

From white-water rafting in Snowdonia to sea kayaking in the Highlands or flying high over the...