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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!

Quirky festivals in Britain

Wednesday 12 June 2019

From gravy wrestling to bog snorkelling, to chasing trains and bashing conkers, Britain is home...

A Jubilee Year for the LGBTQ+ Community: Brighton Pride 2019

Tuesday 11 June 2019

Known internationally for its established and thriving LGBTQ+ community, the city of Brighton...

Discover Britain’s musical legends on the trail of Rocketman

Wednesday 05 June 2019

Telling the story of multi-Grammy award-winning superstar Sir Elton John, Rocketman ...

Dotty for Downton - discover the filming locations of the Downton Abbey movie

Tuesday 04 June 2019

The feature length Downton Abbey movie hits the screens in September, with the new...

Discover London during Wimbledon

Wednesday 29 May 2019

As the only Grand Slam tennis tournament still played on grass, the prestigious Wimbledon...

Manchester International Festival 2019

Wednesday 29 May 2019

Manchester will be filled with world premieres, exclusive art performances, theatre, music and...

Edinburgh in film - discover Edinburgh as seen on the silver screen

Tuesday 21 May 2019

The 73rd instalment of the Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) arrives in the Scottish...

50 years of Pride: Be there for London’s Jubilee Gay Pride Celebrations

Tuesday 14 May 2019

London Pride 2019 will be a historic and important moment for the LGBTQ+ community, celebrating...

Possible Royal Baby Names and their Significance

Wednesday 01 May 2019

Britain is buzzing with excitement over the imminent arrival of Meghan and Harry’s little one....

Baby gifts fit for a Royal

Friday 26 April 2019

As Meghan Markel and Prince Harry prepare to welcome their new born into the world, the newest...