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Annual events in Britain 2017

2016-10-21 09:00:00

From traditional and tasty to cultured and quirky, there are thousands of events of all different types happening in Britain every month of every year. Read on for our comprehensive list of the best events going on in 2017...

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Where to celebrate St Andrew’s Day

2016-10-19 11:15:00

St Andrew has been the patron saint of Scotland for more than 1,000 years, and is commemorated across Scotland on St Andrew's Day, 30 November, with festivals, traditional Scottish dancing, and plenty of whisky (tastings!). The exact reason for his sainthood is cloaked in mystery and myth alike, though one thing…

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10 of the best: money saving tips for your trip to Britain

2016-10-17 11:00:00

There are plenty of ways to save money when you travel in Britain, and we don't just mean all those free museums and galleries - although they're brilliant too! Plan ahead to take advantage of money-saving initiatives and kids-go-free events with these top tips. Looking for more money-saving tips? See our…

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New edition of Culture is GREAT: a content guide for international media

2016-10-14 10:15:00

Welcome to the fourth edition of VisitBritain's Culture is GREAT guide for international media, packed with lots of new story ideas and information designed to inspire you to explore and write about Britain's rich culture and cultural offerings.

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WHAT’S NEW in Britain in 2017

2016-10-12 09:00:00

2017 is packed with exciting events, anniversaries, new attractions and key dates, making Britain a top destination to visit next year! From the 70th anniversary of Edinburgh Festivals and The Natural History Museum's new Blue Whale display to Hull's City of Culture 2017 and hot new hotel openings. For…

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London Jazz Festival, Southbank Centre, London
London Jazz Festival hosts world-class artists and emerging stars, packed…
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St Andrew’s Day, across Scotland
Events celebrating the patron saint of Scotland, St Andrew, take place throughout…