Mary Queen of Scots, the new historical drama starring Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie, is out in UK cinemas on 18 January. Location Manager, Pat...

From Edwardian London in Mary Poppins Returns to the Scottish Highlands in Mary Queen of Scots, discover the real locations from your favourite films in issue 208 – on...

Discover facts, figures and stories about the English seaside icon inspired by the Eiffel Tower Blackpool’s reputation as a resort developed in the 18th century...
What's on in Britain - December - Dickensian Christmas

Stuck for ideas to keep the family entertained this month? Here are our top tips for things to see and do in the Christmassy...

Enter this month's competition for the chance to enjoy afternoon tea on the Rothschild's estate Built in the 1880s as the Rothschild family’s retreat...

For our food & drink special, we have a tasty competition prize courtesy of Welcome to Yorkshire To celebrate our food-and-drink themed issue, Discover Britain...
What's On in Britain - November - The Lord Mayor's Show, London, England

Stuck for ideas to keep the family entertained this month? Here are our top tips for things to see and do in the wintry...

Stuck for ideas to keep the family entertained this month? Here are our top tips for things to see and do in the month...

Accommodation

Plan a perfect getaway at one of these five gourmet guesthouses 1.Eckington Manor Worcestershire Set on the edge of The Cotswolds within 260-acre grounds that include an...

Looking for a suitably spooky place to visit or even stay? Check out our top five haunted houses across Britain... Inveraray Castle, Argyll, Scotland  Perhaps the...

Great British Buildings

If you’ve ever wanted to take a tour of the Houses of Parliament but have been unable to make the trip to London, we’ve...

Cities & Towns

Discover Pop Art ferries, boho studios and ornate toilets in The Beatles' hometown Liverpool was granted a Royal Charter in 1207, yet it was another...

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Prince Charles. Credit: Creative Commons

Today Prince Charles celebrates his 70th birthday. He was born at Buckingham Palace on 14 November 1948, at 9.14pm. His title, The Prince of Wales. He...

With a new Leonardo DiCaprio-produced Robin Hood film in cinemas worldwide, it's time to ask where this legend springs from? Hollywood’s tendency to cast Robin...
Stourhead

From bracing hikes over windswept moorlands to gentle woodland walks, the National Trust has trails to suit all tastes. Here are some of our most colourful walks to inspire you to get out and about this autumn.

The Bodleian Libraries will be displaying ‘obscene’ and ‘improper’ books from the Libraries’ restricted ‘Phi’ category for the first time ever Story of Phi: Restricted...

The temperatures may be dropping, but that’s no reason to stay indoors: all over Britain, country parks and estates are now dressed in their...

As the centenary of the First World War armistice approaches, Florence Sheward pays tribute to this potent symbol of remembrance The First World War ended...