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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!

The Eden Project is a huge park open to the public. It has two huge biomes, which create a tropical and temperate zone under which millions of plants now grow. Opened in 2001, it is a major visitor attraction in England.

Like Cornwall's coastal beauty, love its sustainable traditions

Friday 30 April 2021

With its sandy beaches, smuggler’s coves and scrumptious seafood, Cornwall is renowned for its...

Anne Hathaway's Cottage and Gardens. Exterior view of a thatched cottage and gardens where Anne Hathaway, wife of William Shakespeare, lived as child. Farmhouse with thatched roof. Pathway going through garden. Managed by Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. Tra

Shakespeare’s England - an Elizabethan-inspired itinerary

Monday 19 April 2021

From grand palaces frequented by Queen Elizabeth I to the home of William Shakespeare, reminders...

The Royal Albert Hall, London. A round concert hall and memorial to Prince Albert, built by his Queen Victoria, in the 19th century

Celebrating 150 years of the Royal Albert Hall

Wednesday 31 March 2021

London’s legendary Royal Albert Hall is...

The Mall heading towards Buckingham Palace, London. Lined with trees and Union Jack flags.

Annual Events in Britain 2021

Tuesday 12 January 2021

Discover some of the biggest and most exciting events, anniversaries and activities in Britain...

UAV drone photography early morning at Cutty Sark, Greenwich, London. Views over docklands & river Thames, deck views & rigging

Introducing the Royal borough of Greenwich

Monday 30 November 2020

Greenwich is the centre of British time keeping, but this riverside borough also sets the...

Top reasons why Britain’s brilliant in 2021

Wednesday 14 October 2020

Restored castles steeped in legend, the Royal Horticultural Society unveiling the largest...

Road trip – England’s North West

Tuesday 18 September 2018

As the autumn months roll round, thoughts turn to brisk walks in a countryside ablaze with...

Six of the best English country gardens

Thursday 19 July 2018

An English country garden is a sight to behold and there are plenty within an hour’s journey of...

Britain – the movie star

Wednesday 27 June 2018

Britain is playing a starring role in several new movie releases coming up in the second half of...

Spotlight on: Earl’s Court and Shepherd’s Bush

Monday 04 June 2018

Seriously good bars and cool street markets, cutting-edge theatre and smart hotels; Earl’s Court...