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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!

Braithwaite village, in the valley with a range of mountain fells including Barrow and the Whinlatter Pass. Low cloud lingering in the valley.

Britain buzzes with LGBTQI+ filming locations

Monday 01 February 2021

Britain is the setting of countless films and TV series loved by audiences around the world,...

Cabin at The Quiet Site, Cumbria.

Get back to nature: Accommodation off the beaten track

Monday 03 August 2020

From thatched cottages with toasty open fires to cosy eco-lodges complete with wooden sauna and...

An Aston Martin on The Wales Way, North Wales.

10 unforgettable driving routes in Britain

Monday 22 June 2020

Escape Britain's motorways and visitors are often amazed at what they discover. From mountain...

Best eco-lodges to stay at to celebrate World Earth Day

Thursday 07 March 2019

World Earth Day (22 April) is celebrated by more than one billion people around the globe, with...

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...

Eccentric Britain

Monday 19 March 2018

Summer in Britain is more than picnics in the park, strawberries at Wimbledon, and drinking...

Looking for love in The Lake District, Cumbria?

Thursday 18 January 2018

Frequently voted as the UK’s most romantic destination, The Lake District, Cumbria is renowned...

Luxury spa experiences

Tuesday 05 December 2017

In the run up to the royal wedding, Meghan Markle is sure to be pampering herself. Luckily,...