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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!

Candlelight Club New Years Eve

Say hello to 2020: a guide to New Year’s Eve in Britain

Friday 25 October 2019

Dazzling 1920s themed parties, unforgettable dinners and a Latin carnival in an 18th century...

Thursford Christmas spectacular

The must-see Christmas theatre shows for 2019

Friday 25 October 2019

Pantomime season is nearly upon us, as Britain’s theatres prepare themselves for a festive...

And Juliet. Credit. Johan Persson

Theatre tickets to book in 2020

Friday 25 October 2019

London is renowned for its theatrical shows, with breathtaking dramas, magical musicals and...

Disco Yoga with Mocktail

7 alcohol-free activities for Dry January in London

Friday 25 October 2019

Full of clinking champagne flutes, inventive cocktails and craft beer, London’s bustling party...

Heather on hillside above Kynance Cove, The Lizard Peninsula

England takes second place in Lonely Planet's Best in Travel Awards 2020

Tuesday 22 October 2019

England has been crowned one of the top destinations for travellers next year, taking second...

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, England ©VisitBritain/Blenheim Palace/Pete Seaward

A winter tour of Britain - London, Bath, the Cotswolds and the Highlands

Friday 18 October 2019

Looking to travel outside of peak season? A trip to Britain in winter has its own unmissable...

Britain’s Michelin Star Awards revealed for 2020

Wednesday 09 October 2019

Savour Britain's top culinary highlights as revealed by the 2020 Michelin Star Awards

Manchester Christmas Market sign

11 of the best Christmas markets in Britain

Thursday 26 September 2019

Discover some of the most festive, traditional and unique Christmas markets in Britain

Christmas tree at Balmoral hotel in Edinbrugh

Top Christmas Day lunches in Britain – from quintessential to quirky

Thursday 26 September 2019

One of the most joyous parts of Christmas Day is sitting down to a festive feast. While the...

Ice skating outside the Brighton Pavilion

Winter ice rinks in Britain’s most unexpected places

Thursday 26 September 2019

The courtyards and grounds of some of Britain's most beautiful palaces and iconic landmarks are...