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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 the UK’s newest UNESCO World Heritage Site

Tuesday 09 July 2019

Britain has a new UNESCO World Heritage Site after Jodrell Bank Observatory in Cheshire was...

The Best Fringe Festivals in 2019

Wednesday 27 March 2019

Whether it’s a celebration of live theatre, dance, arts or comedy, fringe festivals can be found...

7 of the best Christmas markets and winter activities

Tuesday 23 October 2018

Twinkling lights, mulled wine, festive atmosphere and fabulous gifts – Britain’s Christmas...

Michelin Guide 2019 – ten winning British restaurants you have to eat at

Tuesday 16 October 2018

The MICHELIN Guide has spoken; Britain & Ireland welcomed three new two-star...

48 hours in… Bath

Tuesday 28 August 2018

A whimsical mix of cobblestone streets, historical sites and romantic architectural styles, Bath...

7 British festivals foodies should visit in 2018

Monday 14 May 2018

Let the British food festival season begin! Come for the amazing food and world-renowned chefs...

15 incredible ways to celebrate World Gin Day in Britain

Monday 30 April 2018

Shaken or stirred, with tonic or in a cocktail, the popularity of gin continues to boom and,...

Accommodation Update - April 2018

Thursday 12 April 2018

Read on for the latest Accommodation Update, brought to you by VisitBritain's Destination PR...

Three great day trips on the Brunel Heritage Trail

Friday 19 January 2018

The exciting opening of the Being Brunel museum in early 2018 will bring together a collection...

Britain’s best coffee houses – the new British brew

Wednesday 17 January 2018

Brits may be stereotyped as avid tea drinkers, but it hasn’t stopped a growing coffee culture...