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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!

Shedding light on Stonehenge and the summer solstice

Monday 01 June 2020

Stonehenge is synonymous with celebrations for the summer solstice, the longest day of the year...

The Personal History of David Copperfield

Discover Dickens’ England

Monday 01 June 2020

Renowned as one of the greatest writers of the Victorian era, this year marks 150 years since...

Celebrate World Bicycle Day with a virtual bike ride through London

Thursday 28 May 2020

3 June marks World Bicycle Day and nowhere is Britain’s growing love of all things bike-based...

Get a taste of Britain’s brilliant breweries, dazzling distilleries and vibrant vineyards

Tuesday 26 May 2020

Summer's coming and there's no time like now to sip a glass of wine, fill up a dram, or enjoy...

The Mall heading towards Buckingham Palace, London

Royal London dream locations

Tuesday 19 May 2020

For any fan of royalty dreaming of Britain ahead of the Queen's official birthday celebration on...

Gas Street Basin at the heart of the city centre, the meeting point of the Worcester & Birmingham Canal and the Birmingham Canal Main Line. Historic buildings. Passenger boats moored.

Explore Britain from home with these modern TV classics

Monday 18 May 2020

April 2020 saw the announcement that smash-hit British crime drama Life on Mars will be...

Celebrate literature with these classic tales for all ages

Tuesday 12 May 2020

The world of literature provides a welcome retreat for many, giving readers the chance to...

Lacock Abbey, Wiltshire, England

Pride, Prejudice and Poirot – 11 British classics for an inspiring night in

Monday 11 May 2020

2020 marks 25 years since the television mini-series of Pride and Prejudice hit TV screens,...

Discover Britain’s virtual horticultural highlights with the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Monday 04 May 2020

Poised to inspire garden lovers in this unprecedented time, the...

Celebrate International Museum Week in Britain with these virtual tours

Monday 04 May 2020

Running from May 11-17 2020, International Museum Week gives us the chance to celebrate all that...