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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!

Luxury that doesn’t cost the earth in south-west England

Wednesday 16 May 2018

Sustainable tourism is a hot topic right now, as the fight against plastic pollution gains...

TASTE – May 2018

Monday 14 May 2018

This edition of TASTE brings you VisitBritain's latest round-up of new restaurant openings and...

7 British festivals foodies you should visit in 2018

Monday 14 May 2018

Let the British food festival season begin! Come for the amazing food and world-renowned chefs...

8 reasons why Newcastle and the North East are hot right now

Monday 07 May 2018

The spotlight is shining brightly on Newcastle Gateshead this summer; Rough Guides...

15 incredible ways to celebrate World Gin Day in Britain

Monday 30 April 2018

Shaken or stirred, with tonic or in a cocktail, the popularity of gin continues to boom and,...

TASTE – April 2018

Monday 02 April 2018

This edition of TASTE brings you VisitBritain's latest round-up of new restaurant openings and...

British wines and vines

Monday 12 March 2018

Forget France… yes really, because Britain is where you’ll find the most unique wine experiences...

Britain’s best coffee houses – the new British brew

Wednesday 17 January 2018

Brits may be stereotyped as avid tea drinkers, but it hasn’t stopped a growing coffee culture...

Spirit returns to the Clyde as The Clydeside Distillery officially opens

Wednesday 22 November 2017

Whisky distilling is alive once more on the banks of the River Clyde in Glasgow as The Clydeside...