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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!

Group of people paddle boarding on the River Thames, Richmond, London, England.

The Culture of the Thames

Wednesday 31 March 2021

From world-famous boat races and regal palaces to large-scale art installations, the shores of...

Front view of Chatsworth House with hills behind, Peak District, Derbyshire, England.

7 stately homes with incredible gardens

Monday 01 March 2021

Britain’s stately homes offer a true taste of horticultural grandeur and whether visitors dream...

Rear view of woman and dog in a rowboat on the River Avon, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, England.

Off the beaten track in Britain

Monday 23 November 2020

Britain is a patchwork of historic cities, expansive landscapes and picturesque villages, making...

Front view of Chatsworth House with hills behind, Peak District, Derbyshire, England.

Outstanding stately homes to visit in autumn

Monday 17 August 2020

Visitors able to travel to Britain this autumn can retrace the steps of British aristocracy as...

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,...

Top destination stories for 2019

Wednesday 10 October 2018

2019 is almost here! Here are the top destination stories for what you can look forward to...

Planning a regal wedding

Thursday 30 November 2017

Preparations are now in full swing for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding, with the big...

Six of the best: luxury boutique hotels

Wednesday 18 October 2017

When it comes to a sumptuous stay, there’s nothing quite like the intimacy of a luxury boutique...