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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!

British archaeological highlights

Monday 18 January 2021

Britain’s eclectic history means it’s a nation that is incredibly rich in archaeology. From well...

Dark Skies and wildflower seeding at St Huberts, Idsworth, South Downs National Park

Top cultural and educational experiences for 2021

Monday 04 January 2021

From a new Banksy tour in Bristol to a deep dive into climate change in London, Britain promises...

Honister Cliff Camping Credit: Honister Slate Mine

New Year, New You - 10 top resolutions for 2021 in Britain

Wednesday 28 October 2020

From detoxing in style to reconnecting with nature, Britain is bursting with new and inspiring...

Woman wearing white toweling robe standing by the swimming pool, Thermae Bath Spa, Bath, Somerset, England.

Get inspired by winter wellness this season

Monday 19 October 2020

As 2021 nears, a spot of winter wellness could be just the thing to help us look forward to a...

Top reasons why Britain’s brilliant in 2021

Wednesday 14 October 2020

Restored castles steeped in legend, the Royal Horticultural Society unveiling the largest...

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...

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

Experience Britain’s finest literary festivals

Friday 12 July 2019

Cheltenham Literature Festival celebrates its 70th anniversary in 2019, with an extensive line-...

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...