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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!

Back with a bang! Where to celebrate Bonfire Night in Britain

Thursday 04 October 2018

If you’re travelling in Britain on or around 5 November, you’ll have the chance to experience...

2019 Destination Hotspot: To London and beyond in 48 hours

Wednesday 03 October 2018

Discover how easy it is to pack in an awesome 48-hour break in cities within just two to three...

A tale of many cities: the remarkable stories of London's newest precincts

Wednesday 03 October 2018

You recognise the skyline, you know the legends…now get to know London as Londoners do. 

Truly scrumptious: 8 food trends in Britain you'll love in 2019

Wednesday 03 October 2018

What will 2019 bring to the table? Here are just a few of the gastronomic trends that await you...

9 reasons to visit Scotland’s islands in autumn and winter

Thursday 27 September 2018

With more than 790 offshore islands (around 95 are inhabited), Scotland is a perfect destination...

The Magic Is Back – Mary Poppins Returns!

Tuesday 25 September 2018

It's been 53 years since the original Mary Poppins popped onto our screens with her...

Ten of the best ghostly tours and haunted houses in Britain

Thursday 20 September 2018

Get ready to be spooked this Halloween with these spine-chilling experiences and haunted houses...

Road trip – England’s North West

Tuesday 18 September 2018

As the autumn months roll round, thoughts turn to brisk walks in a countryside ablaze with...

The Highs & Lows of London

Thursday 13 September 2018

From skyline spectaculars to subterranean secrets, London presents a raft of thrilling...

Ten cool and unique ways to see Britain’s cities

Tuesday 11 September 2018

Searching for an alternative to a walking tour of Britain’s cities? Here’s how you can turn city...