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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!

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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...

Group of young friends sharing a bag of cotton candy at the Christmas market

Experience festive Britain differently

Monday 07 November 2022

Twinkling lights, steaming mugs of mulled wine, a holiday atmosphere and fabulous gifts are...

Server pouring a drink for the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea at One Aldwych, image credit One Aldwych

Like Britain’s food, love these gastronomic experiences

Thursday 20 October 2022

Visitors can look to a fully loaded burger from a bustling food market, or embark on a wild food...

Two men on mountain bikes cycling at Devil - credit VisitBritain/Nadir Khan

How to see things differently in Britain in 2023

Friday 14 October 2022

Musical extravaganzas, captivating cultural hubs and a right royal occasion are just some of the...

Two people strolling around the festival grounds at the Isle of Wight Festival

Annual events in Britain in 2023

Tuesday 11 October 2022

From literary festivals to royal celebrations, discover what's on in Britain this year with our...

A mother and her two sons exploring the Dark Sky Discovery Trail in Exmoor Park

Best Stargazing Spots and Dark Sky Activities in Great Britain

Tuesday 13 September 2022

For those left enthralled by the spellbinding beauty of our cosmos, we wanted to place on your...

Interior of cabin at Jack’s Alt-Stays

Quirky Places to Stay on the Coast

Tuesday 13 September 2022

Who needs conventional when you can have unique, exceptional and out of the ordinary? The UK’s...

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Queen Elizabeth II

Friday 09 September 2022

We are deeply saddened by the passing of Her Majesty The Queen and our heartfelt thoughts and...

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Lesser known beaches for water sports

Wednesday 07 September 2022

Britain is home to an array of exhilarating water sports. For those yearning for adventure, here...

Two women and a man walking on a country lane in autumn

Flavours of autumn: seasonal food trails and experiences in Britain

Tuesday 06 September 2022

Autumn is the perfect time to indulge in some of the greatest foodie experiences across Britain...