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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!

Friends kayaking on the Thames in front of Tower Bridge

Experience outdoor adventure in Britain’s cities

Tuesday 08 March 2022

In Britain’s cities, the great outdoors is closer than visitors might think. Our urban spaces...

Man standing behind the counter of BABA G's food stall, Brixton, London

Tucking into another side of Britain's cities

Tuesday 08 March 2022

“What’s for dinner?” In Britain’s cities, those three little words could take visitors anywhere...

Group of people walking along Up at the O2, London

Uncovering another side to Britain’s iconic locations

Tuesday 08 March 2022

Why simply sightsee, when visitors can experience Britain's icons up-close? From climbing the...

Top things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Monday 06 December 2021

As the birthplace of William Shakespeare, Stratford-upon-Avon gives visitors endless insights...

Opheem, Birmingham. Michelin-starred restaurant.

Culinary delights in the West Midlands

Monday 06 December 2021

The West Midlands is packed with award-winning restaurants and an abundance of food and drink...

Birmingham, West Midlands, England

Top 10 things to do in the West Midlands

Monday 06 December 2021

Legendary teams, game-changing history and iconic sporting venues…there are many reasons to...

Peaky Blinders street art mural in Digbeth, in Birmingham city

Top 10 amazing things to do in Birmingham

Monday 06 December 2021

Britain's second city, ...

Top ways to experience the West Midlands

Monday 06 December 2021

From getting out on two wheels to taking to the skies, there’s an abundance of ways to...

Woman at the top of St Paul's dome at sunrise with city view

Annual events in Britain in 2022

Monday 08 November 2021

From literary festivals to royal celebrations, visitors can discover what's on in Britain this...

Reasons why Britain’s brilliant in 2022

Friday 05 November 2021

From landmark royal anniversaries and ground-breaking sustainable events to a celebration of...