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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!

Smiling black woman walking towards the camera with the Church ruins of St Dunstan in the East in the background

Trend: Britain’s Converted Churches

Tuesday 26 July 2022

Across Britain, abandoned churches have been brought back to life in magnificent and...

Night kayak across London with Secret Adventures, London, England. Kayakers on River Thames. Big Ben in background.

After Dark Experiences in Britain

Tuesday 26 July 2022

With twinkling city-scape views, late night dining and the undeniable energy of the cities after...

Riverboat on Birmingham canal. People walking down path

Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Legacy

Tuesday 26 July 2022

Hosting the Games has involved the creation of world-class venues that will bring future...

Edinburgh in summer. Street performer performing to a crowd on the street, during the Edinburgh festival. A unicyclist balancing on a tall pole, and performing balancing and juggling feats.

Edinburgh Festivals - Accessible shows and a pick of the Fringe

Tuesday 26 July 2022

A pick of the shows at Edinburgh Fringe festivals in some of the venues which are the most...

Group of people enjoying drinks at London in the Sky, suspended above the O2

Dining experiences with a difference

Tuesday 26 July 2022

From sky-high eating to sensory meals in the dark, Britain’s foodie scene is filled with unique...

Surfers taking to the water at Sandhaven Beach in South Shields with South Shields Surf School

Adventure beyond Britain’s beaches

Monday 18 July 2022

Spanning thousands of miles, Britain’s coastline is packed with possibility. Enjoy a taste of...

Entrance of Borough Market, London - credit Borough Market

Britain’s top city-based food markets

Friday 01 July 2022

Britain streets are home to bustling food markets that bring a mix of flavours and local produce...

Upside down house in Brighton

Top 10 budget experiences to try in Britain this year

Thursday 23 June 2022

Experience Britain for less this summer with a variety of free events, low cost experiences, and...

Exterior of The Liverpool Boat with the harbour in the background

Quirky accommodation in and around British cities

Thursday 23 June 2022

British cities offer a wide range of different types of accommodation. Whether located

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Two young people using aerosols to create street art mural

Where to find Britain's best street art experiences

Thursday 23 June 2022

Britain’s art scene is overflowing with creativity, making it easy for visitors to immerse...