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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!

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...

Runners on the Jurassic coast clifftop, cliffs and English Channel in the back ground.

Going for Gold: 8 fun running events in Britain

Tuesday 25 February 2020

Sunday 26 April marks the 40th anniversary of the London Marathon, an event that will shine a...

Discover some of Britain's fantastic flower shows

Tuesday 25 February 2020

The Royal Horticultural Society flower shows are renowned for their quality as they showcase the...

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...

Racehorses and Jockeys in action. A horse race, with runners and riders jumping over hurdles at a racecourse.

Racing ahead: Britain’s major horse racing events

Monday 24 February 2020

Horse racing is incredibly popular across Britain and race meetings welcome thousands of people...

Credit to John Miller/National Trust Images. The Vyne

Celebrate 125 years of the National Trust

Wednesday 05 February 2020

2020 marks a huge year for the National Trust, as the organisation celebrates its landmark 125th...

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh

Unmissable art exhibitions in Britain in 2020

Tuesday 04 February 2020

15 April 2020 marks World Art Day. Timed to coincide with Leonardo Da Vinci’s birthday, this...