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Six Scottish architectural wonders not to miss

2016-04-29 16:06:00

Scotland's Festival of Architecture, as part of its Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design, is underway and there are two exciting initiatives for visitors to get involved in. A new free exhibition, Scotstyle, celebrates Scotland's top 100 buildings from 1916-2015. Now open until 31…

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Landscape Photographer of the Year exhibition travels across Britain

2016-04-28 09:45:00

Over the next eight weeks, five of the country's biggest railway stations will be playing host to an exhibition of photographs from the Take a view Landscape Photographer of the Year Awards. The tour begins on 29 April at the newly renovated Birmingham New Street station in the West Midlands, England.

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Britain’s Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty

2016-04-22 09:15:00

As we celebrate Earth Day today (April 22nd), take a look at Britain's mile-long beaches, rolling hills and ancient remains. Britain's 46 Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty showcase the destination's most spectacular landscapes. Here are some of the highlights.

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Celebrate the 150th anniversary of London’s Blue Plaques

2016-04-21 10:16:00

2016 is the 150th anniversary of London's visionary Blue Plaques scheme, which celebrates extraordinary people and events on the bricks and mortar of otherwise ordinary buildings. It's the oldest heritage project of its kind in the world.

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Made in Britain: sport heritage locations

2016-04-18 15:58:00

Today, April 18, the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) celebrates the International Day for Monuments and Sites. The 2016 theme is The Heritage of Sport, so we've opened up the history books to guide you through where your favorite sports first kicked off in Britain. Fancy a game of…

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2016-04-14 12:00:00
UK tourism hoping for global social media shout-out during US President's visit
Britain as a tourism destination will be in the global social media spotlight with…
2016-03-30 16:00:00
VisitBritain/VisitEngland appoint Chris Foy Head of Business Visits & Events
VisitBritain and VisitEngland have today (March 30, 2016) announced the appointment of a…

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