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Children will love not only the storylines of these films due for release in 2014, but the new discoveries they can make at the films’ locations in Britain.
The VisitBritain media team has updated its guide to the Countryside. It's more than doubled in length, packed with plenty of fantastic story ideas to assist media with research and writing on Britain
UK City of Culture 2013 Derry~Londonderry is gearing up to host the Turner Prize awards ceremony on 2 December, the first time the coveted contemporary art prize has been presented in Northern Ireland.
Next year we celebrate the landmark anniversaries of award-winning films where Britain played a leading role on the silver screen. We show how you can still recreate the magic these movies generated at these legendary film locations in 2014 and beyond.
With 3,000 miles of tranquil canals and rivers to explore across Britain, canal boat holidays are an easy way of exploring the destination's towns and countryside at a leisurely pace.
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As the US eagerly awaits the latest series of the increasingly popular Downton Abbey to get underway, insights from VisitBritain reveal that visiting castles, stately homes and famous buildings in Britain is now a top priority for overseas visitors. Nearly 30% of all visits to Britain include a trip to built heritage sites, with the amount spent by those who do so amounting to £6.5 billion over the entirety of their trip.
The Denim Studio, which officially opened, Thursday June 6, in Selfridges on Oxford Street, is the first and the largest space of its kind in the world at over 26,000 sqft.
Opening Night Reception Hosted by Dan Stevens and Estelle Kicks Off Two-Day Interactive Pop-Up on Saturday, March 23 and Sunday, March 24 Showcasing What’s Now and Next in England, Scotland and Wales
VisitBritain has once again joined forces with the European Tour Operators Association (ETOA) to deliver what is now the largest ever business-to-business tourism event promoting Britain internationally.
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The Royal Shakespeare Company’s new Artistic Director Gregory Doran directs former Doctor Who David Tennant (a recent, mercurial Hamlet) as Richard II, in a production that transfers from Stratford-upon-Avon.
Hilary Mantel’s rich and haunting novels about Thomas Cromwell and high treason/low intrigue at the Tudor royal court made her the first writer to win the Man Booker Prize for consecutive novels.
The New Year’s Day Parade in London has evolved into one of the world’s great street spectaculars with up to 10,000 performers from across the world and boasts a street-side audience approaching 500,000.
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