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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

Thursday 08 July 2021

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

Gas Street Basin is on the historic Birmingham canal, which was completed in the late 18th century. The canal has traditional and tourist traffic and narrowboats carry people and goods through the city.

Central England Bucket List

Tuesday 06 July 2021

Steeped in culture and history, central England and the Midlands is home to some of the nation’s...

Northumberland National Park, Northumberland, England

Top 5 drives for a dream tour of Britain

Wednesday 30 June 2021

Looking forward to the freedom of the open road? Here are five British road trips ready for...

Alice no País das Maravilhas - Lewis Carroll nasceu na cidade de Oxford, Inglaterra

Inspiring road trips from major airports in Britain

Wednesday 30 June 2021

For visitors arriving at Britain’s major airports, it’s easy to hop in a hire care and discover...

Man standing on camper van taking a selfie on the shore of Loch Ness in the Scottish Highlands.

Tune up: Britain’s top five drives and soundtracks

Wednesday 30 June 2021

If visitors have done all their DIY holidays at home they can start dreaming about their next...

Hot tub at Scarlet Hotel Spa in Cornwall, England

Sustainable and Eco-Friendly Accommodation Options in Britain

Wednesday 23 June 2021

Six sustainable accommodation options that you can book for your next eco-friendly British...

Ascot Race Course. The grandstand building, and the green turf of the race course, at the One Mile post.

The Royal Ascot Experience

Tuesday 01 June 2021

The highlight of the British horse racing calendar, Royal Ascot is known for hosting five days...

Discover Britain’s quirkiest festivals

Tuesday 01 June 2021

From gravy wrestling to bog snorkelling, Britain is home to an array of weird and wacky...