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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!

Heather on hillside above Kynance Cove, The Lizard Peninsula

England takes second place in Lonely Planet's Best in Travel Awards 2020

Tuesday 22 October 2019

England has been crowned one of the top destinations for travellers next year, taking second...

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, England ©VisitBritain/Blenheim Palace/Pete Seaward

A winter tour of Britain - London, Bath, the Cotswolds and the Highlands

Friday 18 October 2019

Looking to travel outside of peak season? A trip to Britain in winter has its own unmissable...

Britain’s Michelin Star Awards revealed for 2020

Wednesday 09 October 2019

Savour Britain's top culinary highlights as revealed by the 2020 Michelin Star Awards

Manchester Christmas Market sign

11 of the best Christmas markets in Britain

Thursday 26 September 2019

Discover some of the most festive, traditional and unique Christmas markets in Britain

Christmas tree at Balmoral hotel in Edinbrugh

Top Christmas Day lunches in Britain – from quintessential to quirky

Thursday 26 September 2019

One of the most joyous parts of Christmas Day is sitting down to a festive feast. While the...

Ice skating outside the Brighton Pavilion

Winter ice rinks in Britain’s most unexpected places

Thursday 26 September 2019

The courtyards and grounds of some of Britain's most beautiful palaces and iconic landmarks are...

Brighton Fringe Festival celebrations on stage

Annual Events in Britain 2020

Tuesday 24 September 2019

Discover some of the biggest and most exciting events, anniversaries and activities in 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...