Story Ideas

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!

View from the crowd looking at the stage at the music festival Creamfields, evening light

Discover The Best UK Music Festivals in 2023

Tuesday 21 February 2023

Festivals have become much more than music and drinks, with Britain championing exciting events...

Rooftop terrace restaurant with expansive city views

2023 Oscar Nominations – British Talent Background and Film Locations

Friday 10 February 2023

This year marks the 95th anniversary of the Academy Awards - the Oscars. On 12 March 2023,...

Drag performer Baby Lane posing at Bristo Square, Edinburgh during the Fringe Festival 2022.

See Britain through a Queer Eye in 2023 - Shows and Events not to be missed

Thursday 09 February 2023

This year’s calendar is jam-packed with events, exhibitions, shows and quirky activities....

Group of friends laughing and admiring christmas lights

British Brands that are doing GREAT

Thursday 09 February 2023

This year London Fashion Week will take place from 17th - 21st February, 10th - 12th June and...

Men having afternoon tea. Trailing flowers from hanging pots

Quirky British Afternoon Tea Experiences for a Taste of Something Different

Thursday 09 February 2023

Britain is the home of the afternoon tea and there is a range of experiences, delicious treats...

A performance on stage at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, London, England. Summer night.

Unmissable London Theatre Shows in 2023

Tuesday 17 January 2023

Britain’s rich cultural offering has plenty to capture the imagination including world-renowned...

Three mature cyclists taking a break looking out to sea at sunset on a clifftop

10 Reasons to Visit Britain in 2023

Thursday 05 January 2023

Story ideas highlighting major events, new attractions, new trends in the UK in 2023

Couple on the portico of London's National Gallery with Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column in the background.

Britain’s best exhibition’s and theatre shows

Friday 11 November 2022

From multi-sensory experiences and pioneering exhibitions to world-renowned theatrical...

Marcel LeCorgi poses with his Corgi friends in front of Buckingham Palace

Experience royal Britain ahead of The Crown Season 5

Monday 07 November 2022

Uncover royal things to do across the country with a right British Cheer. Whether you’re seeing...

Gentleman photographing the tower in the skyline from the roof of the Royal Liver Building 360, Merseyside

Quirky city experiences for £20 or less

Monday 07 November 2022

From a Black British culture walking tour through Notting Hill, to exploring the ghostly...