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Princess Diana tribute in Chesterfield

Chesterfield caused uproar with its handmade tribute to the late Diana, Princess of Wales, but what is "well dressing"? And how did it all begin? Folk...

The Shambles in York

In the October/November 2017 issue we stroll down Britain’s prettiest streets and explore Oxfordshire’s dreaming spires. We also have an exclusive interview with Mayor of London...

afternoon tea

Everybody loves a nice cup of tea, so it comes a no surprise this year’s Afternoon Tea Week is set to be one of biggest ever. From 10 to 16 August, tea rooms, restaurants will be holding exclusive events.

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan

From where to find the best bacon sandwich to a pie shop that uses 19th-century recipes, we asked Londoners for their favourite cafes and...

The British Museum, London

With almost 8 million items in its permanent collection, the British Museum is an outstanding treasure trove. Here are three of the most amazing...

Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament. Credit: Houses of Parliament ©Parliamentary Archives, FAR/4/1

Today marks the first ever London History Day, a day to recognise the amazing 1000 year history and heritage of this great city An initiative...

The formal gardens behind the main Elizabethan house of Longleat in Wiltshire. Credit: T.M.O.Travel/Alamy

In the June/July 2017 issue of Discover Britain we explore the mystery of some of Britain’s iconic areas, from crime-writer Agatha Christie’s South Devon to our guide...

Buckingham Palace. Credit: British Tourist Authority/VisitBritain

The deadline is looming, our Great British Holiday Competition is drawing to an end, with entries closing on 12 May 2017. Have you entered...

Gary Waidson – 'Circle of Fire' The Carles, Cumbria, England. Your View 2016. Landscape Photographer of the Year awards

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Landscape Photographer of the Year awards, a new luxury anniversary edition coffee table book featuring the winners...

Blenheim Palace

April 18 marks World Heritage Day, a time to reflect on the cultural significance of international monuments and sites. To celebrate, here is a gallery of our favourite British UNESCO...