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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!

Discover Britain’s quirkiest festivals

Tuesday 01 June 2021

From gravy wrestling to bog snorkelling, Britain is home to an array of weird and wacky...

The best places for action adventure sports in Britain

Tuesday 01 June 2021

From white-water rafting in Snowdonia to sea kayaking in the Highlands or gliding above a vast...

Woman wearing white toweling robe standing by the swimming pool, Thermae Bath Spa, Bath, Somerset, England.

Get inspired by winter wellness this season

Monday 19 October 2020

As 2021 nears, a spot of winter wellness could be just the thing to help us look forward to a...

Seven spooky spots in Britain

Monday 21 September 2020

As trees turn a rich orange and the days come alive with crisp autumn air, so too does the...

Jacobite steam train crossing Glenfinnan Viaduct, Inverness-shire, Scotland.

Discover Britain via its heritage train travel

Monday 27 July 2020

Britain’s iconic railways link thriving cities, picturesque villages and some of the country’s...

Tenby harbour, Pembrokeshire, Wales. Pastel coloured houses surround the harbour. Fishing boats moored.

Britain’s traditional seaside escapes

Tuesday 07 July 2020

Britain’s seaside resorts have drawn crowds for centuries, lured in by the country’s golden...

10 glorious green spaces for stunning views

Monday 06 July 2020

The UK is brimming with gorgeous green spaces complete with outstanding views to enjoy - from a...

7 Spectacular Circular Cycling Routes

Monday 29 June 2020

There are few things more enjoyable than a cycle ride through stunning British countryside - so...

Heather on hillside above Kynance Cove, The Lizard Peninsula

Dream-worthy walks along the England Coast Path

Monday 08 June 2020

From striking cliffs rising out of the sea to sandy coves and quaint fishing villages, England’s...