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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!

Reasons why Britain’s brilliant in 2022

Wednesday 06 October 2021

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

Aerial image of The Eden Project, a travel destination and ecological park, an educational visitor attraction in a series of dramatic biodomes. They have the world's largest rainforest in an enclosed space. Credit to VisitBritain/ Jason Hawkes

Sustainable experiences via the Night Riviera Sleeper train

Monday 02 August 2021

Connecting London Paddington to Penzance, the Night Riviera Sleeper train is an eco-friendly way...

View accross Loch Ness, Inverness, Scotland. Credit to VisitBritain/Peter Beavis

Sustainable experiences via Scotland’s Caledonian Sleeper train

Monday 02 August 2021

Taking passengers from London to some of Scotland’s top destinations, the...

Deer at Lochranza, Scotland. VisitBritain/Dougie Cunningham

Britain’s coolest island experiences

Friday 30 July 2021

Hundreds of small islands can be found off Britain’s coast, packed with an eclectic mix of...

Gas Street Basin is on the historic Birmingham canal, which was completed in the late 18th century. The canal has traditional and tourist traffic and narrowboats carry people and goods through the city.

Central England Bucket List

Tuesday 06 July 2021

Steeped in culture and history, central England and the Midlands is home to some of the nation’s...

Hot tub at Scarlet Hotel Spa in Cornwall, England

Sustainable and Eco-Friendly Accommodation Options in Britain

Wednesday 23 June 2021

Six sustainable accommodation options that you can book for your next eco-friendly British...

Englefield house and Estate - filming location for Disney film Cruella

British style takes centre stage in Disney’s Cruella

Friday 21 May 2021

Set in London’s iconic 1970s punk era, Disney’s latest live-action film Cruella tells the origin...

London’s royal and historic walking routes

Thursday 27 August 2020

While strolling past iconic palaces or through leafy parks fit for a queen, visitors can retrace...

View from the inside Thors Cave looking onto the valleys of the Peak District Credit to Rebecca Read/VisitBritain

The path less trodden: National Parks’ hidden gems

Friday 07 August 2020

Whether it’s secret mountain pools, enchanting woodlands or rare wildlife, those with vivid...

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...