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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!

Peaky Blinders street art mural in Digbeth, in Birmingham city

Top 10 amazing things to do in Birmingham

Monday 06 December 2021

Britain's second city, ...

Top ways to experience the West Midlands

Monday 06 December 2021

From getting out on two wheels to taking to the skies, there’s an abundance of ways to...

Opheem, Birmingham. Michelin-starred restaurant.

Culinary delights in the West Midlands

Monday 06 December 2021

The West Midlands is packed with award-winning restaurants and an abundance of food and drink...

Birmingham, West Midlands, England

Top 10 things to do in the West Midlands

Monday 06 December 2021

Legendary teams, game-changing history and iconic sporting venues…there are many reasons to...

Reasons why Britain’s brilliant in 2022

Friday 05 November 2021

From landmark royal anniversaries and ground-breaking sustainable events to a celebration of...

Like this, love that: A guide to Britain’s amazing alternatives

Thursday 16 July 2020

Britain is home to many iconic landmarks, green open spaces and vibrant cities, from the Tower...

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 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...

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

Open doors in Britain - discover Britain's stately homes, houses and archives

Friday 12 July 2019

The doors of Britain’s historic monuments and buildings, including many that are normally closed...