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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 view of the Paradise Garden at RHS Bridgewater

Bursting into bloom: Britain’s brilliant RHS Gardens

Monday 01 March 2021

The Royal Horticultural Society are the experts behind some of Britain’s most impressive gardens...

Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, a major attraction for visitors to St Ives. the workplace and home of the famous 20th century atrist and sculptor Barbara Hepworth. A couple, man and woman in the gardens, examining the sculptures and bronze i

Experience Britain through women's history

Monday 08 February 2021

Britain’s history is laden with contributions from outstanding women who helped to shape the...

A view of the house above the Dutch Garden at Lyme Park, Cheshire.

Britain’s romantic city spots

Monday 01 February 2021

From boat-lined canals to grand palaces and sweeping countryside, Britain’s cities and their...

Autumn adventures - road trips from major airports in Britain

Monday 07 September 2020

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

Upcoming openings, galleries and events to enjoy in Britain

Monday 17 August 2020

From artefact-filled museums to inspiring galleries and freshly revamped historic sites, Britain...

Like this, love that: A guide to Britain’s amazing alternatives

Thursday 16 July 2020

Britain is home to many iconic landmarks, green open spaces and vibrant cities, from the Tower...

Gas Street Basin at the heart of the city centre, the meeting point of the Worcester & Birmingham Canal and the Birmingham Canal Main Line. Historic buildings. Passenger boats moored.

Explore Britain from home with these modern TV classics

Monday 18 May 2020

April 2020 saw the announcement that smash-hit British crime drama Life on Mars will be...

Coasteering, a person jumping into the sea at Mullion Cove, Cornwall, England.

10 amazing outdoor summer activities in Britain

Monday 24 February 2020

Whether visitors are lovers of land or sea, Britain has a summer activity for everyone. From...

Two people in a Canadaian canoe on the waters of Loch Beina a Mheadhoin in Glen Affric.

Britain’s hottest destinations for spring

Friday 17 January 2020

Spring in the UK offers adventures blooming with natural beauty, tranquil vistas and the chance...

Candlelight Club New Years Eve

Say hello to 2020: a guide to New Year’s Eve in Britain

Friday 25 October 2019

Dazzling 1920s themed parties, unforgettable dinners and a Latin carnival in an 18th century...