The Queen’s House in Greenwich reopens on 11 October this year and one of the centrepiece will be an iconic paintings of Elizabeth I, which has just been bought for Britain following a nationwide fundraising campaign.
A hidden gem spanning England and Wales and the three counties of Herefordshire, Gloucestershire and Monmouthshire, Wye Valley and Forest of Dean is beautiful any time of year but, in autumn, its rich landscape comes alive with spectacular colour.
With the glamour of period style and the sophistication of vintage wheels pulling the West Sussex estate back in time to the 1960s, Goodwood Revival combines burning rubber with throwback nostalgic fashion, celebrating all things dreamboats and petticoats in a three-day motorsport spectacular.
The independent annual guide to finding great accommodation, the recently published Good Hotel Guide 2017: Great Britain and Ireland has this week revealed the 10 winners of its César award for 2017, known as the Oscars of the hotel industry.
More than 10,000 artefacts shining a light on almost every important period of the capital’s history have been discovered and the most interesting will go on display at a major new exhibition, Tunnel: the archaeology of Crossrail, at the Museum of London Docklands next year.