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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!

Tenby harbour, Pembrokeshire, Wales. Pastel coloured houses surround the harbour. Fishing boats moored.

Britain’s traditional seaside escapes

Friday 30 July 2021

Britain’s seaside resorts have drawn crowds for centuries, lured in by the country’s golden...

Cromer Crab, caught off the Northern coast of Norfolk near the village of Cromer.

A seafood lovers’ guide to the East of England

Friday 30 July 2021

With such a diverse coastline, from tidal salt marshes and creeks to huge estuaries and...

Deer at Lochranza, Scotland. VisitBritain/Dougie Cunningham

Britain’s coolest island experiences

Friday 30 July 2021

Hundreds of small islands can be found off Britain’s coast, packed with an eclectic mix of...

The Crab House Cafe. A beach restaurant in Wyke Regis famous for seafood. A platter of fresh seafood. A cooked lobster in the shell, with a garnish and cut lemons. Evening light over the sea. A glass of chilled white wine.

Catch of the day: Enjoy Britain’s best restaurants with sea views

Friday 30 July 2021

Set in striking coastal locations and serving up a delicious mix of freshly caught seafood and...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...