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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!

Northumberland National Park, Northumberland, England

Top 5 drives for a dream tour of Britain

Wednesday 30 June 2021

Looking forward to the freedom of the open road? Here are five British road trips ready for...

The Eden Project, Cornwall. One biome houses the world's largest indoor rainforest.

Like Cornwall's coastal beauty, love its sustainable traditions

Friday 30 April 2021

With its sandy beaches, smuggler’s coves and turquoise waters, 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...

Traditional cottages in Clovelly, Devon, England

Introducing Devon

Monday 14 December 2020

Unspoilt villages, rugged moorland and golden beaches – Devon is brimming with heritage, natural...

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...

Traditional Cotswold stone houses in the village of Castle Combe on the village high street.

Britain's beautiful villages

Monday 30 November 2020

Britain’s many charming villages offer a chance to retrace hundreds of years of history and...

Bala Lake and the Aran Hills in the Snowdonia National Park. Elevated view over the landscape in autumn.

Introducing North Wales

Monday 23 November 2020

From legendary castles and fascinating aqueducts to dazzling hikes and picturesque lighthouses,...

Canterbury Cathedral, Kent. A UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Introducing Canterbury

Monday 16 November 2020

From ancient churches to historic pilgrimage sites, Canterbury has been mesmerising visitors for...