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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 Mall heading towards Buckingham Palace, London. Lined with trees and Union Jack flags.

Annual Events in Britain 2021

Tuesday 12 January 2021

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

Celebrate Black History Month in Britain

Friday 09 October 2020

Honouring the huge contribution, rich cultures and vibrant histories of black communities in...

Exterior shot of the Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool.

Art returns to Britain: 2020’s ground-breaking gallery exhibitions

Tuesday 01 September 2020

Britain’s vibrant art galleries are poised for the return of inspirational and ground-breaking...

Britain’s 20 most spectacular castles

Friday 31 July 2020

Hundreds of castles dominate the landscape of Britain and are testament to the engineering...

Killing Eve and The Crown battle it out for Britain at the Emmy Awards 2020

Thursday 30 July 2020

Two of Britain’s heavy-weight dramas, Killing Eve and The Crown, took charge...

Get a taste of Britain’s brilliant breweries, dazzling distilleries and vibrant vineyards

Tuesday 26 May 2020

Summer's coming and there's no time like now to sip a glass of wine, fill up a dram, or enjoy...

Apple crumble. Credit to Nina Sologubenko

6 Great Recipes for World Baking Day

Saturday 25 April 2020

17 May 2020 is World Baking Day, a chance to don an apron, learn a new recipe and create some...

Manchester International Festival 2019

Wednesday 29 May 2019

Manchester will be filled with world premieres, exclusive art performances, theatre, music and...

48 Hours in Birmingham

Tuesday 04 December 2018

Britain’s second largest city, Birmingham, is booming. Already a dynamic city packed with a wide...

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...