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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

Royal London dream locations

Tuesday 19 May 2020

For any fan of royalty dreaming of Britain ahead of the Queen's official birthday celebration on...

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...

Celebrate literature with these classic tales for all ages

Tuesday 12 May 2020

The world of literature provides a welcome retreat for many, giving readers the chance to...

Lacock Abbey, Wiltshire, England

Pride, Prejudice and Poirot – 11 British classics for an inspiring night in

Monday 11 May 2020

2020 marks 25 years since the television mini-series of Pride and Prejudice hit TV screens,...

Discover Britain’s virtual horticultural highlights with the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Monday 04 May 2020

Poised to inspire garden lovers in this unprecedented time, the...

Celebrate International Museum Week in Britain with these virtual tours

Monday 04 May 2020

Running from May 11-17 2020, International Museum Week gives us the chance to celebrate all that...

Broughton Hall, Yorkshire. A large stately home, part of the Broughton Hall Estate.

Discover the locations of The English Game

Monday 27 April 2020

For those missing their weekly sports fix, Netflix has the answer. New to the platform as an...

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...

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, England.

Unmissable binge-worthy British TV shows

Wednesday 25 March 2020

Those looking for their next fix of binge-worthy British television can tuck into some exciting...

Aerial. River Thames and Tower Bridge, London, England

London named world’s most popular destination

Wednesday 26 February 2020

London is the world’s most popular destination in the eyes of TripAdvisor users, as travellers...