Discover Britain

This issue, our travel special takes you to the beautiful south east of England As a Londoner, I often...
south east of england

Here are some of the places that should be top of your list of things to do in the beautiful South East...

The Bell in Ticehurst is a gorgeous 16th-century inn nestled in the beautiful East Sussex countryside. Here's your chance to win a...

Combining tradition and heritage with contemporary luxury on the shores of Windermere, Langdale Chase is the perfect spot for a wonderfully Cumbrian...
horsted keynes

Today Horsted Keynes is one of the most serene and peaceful villages in Sussex, but, as Russell Higham discovers, Horsted Keynes was...
hever castle

Jeremy Flint takes camera and pen behind the scenes at Hever Castle, Anne Boleyn’s childhood home, to find out what it’s like...

Historic Middlethorpe Hall & Spa offers country-house comfort close to the city. Here's your chance to win a stay there

Enter our competition for your chance to win this fabulous prize Ettington Park, the only AA 4 Red Star...

In December, alongside our sister brands Scotland Magazine and BRITAIN, we're collaborating with some fabulous British brands to bring you our very special 12 days...
facts about st patrick

St Patrick – the patron saint of Ireland – is steeped in mythology. Here are 10 things we think we know about the man, known as the "Apostle of Ireland".

British towns and villages often have their own quirky traditions, and few display them quite as ardently as Olney on Pancake Day,...

Made up of the old counties of Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire North of the Sands (Furness), there are some long-standing and unusual...

Accommodation

Top Withens, Haworth

Explore Britain's best romantic literary escapes, inspired by the poetry, love stories and lives of some of our most-loved literary heroes EMILY BRONTE'S WUTHERING HEIGHTS Explore the rambling, desolate...
things to do in York

Few cities wear their past with as much pride as York, says Sally Coffey. Here is our guide to the best things...

Great British Buildings

harewood house, chippendale furniture

Jeremy Flint meets the people tasked with caring for the historic pieces, including an incredible selection of Chippendale furniture in the collection...

Cities & Towns

villages in kent

Annabelle Thorpe discusses the merits of a collection of villages in Kent and Sussex in the High Weald AONB...

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There’s a wholesome honesty to the food traditions of the Heart of England, Lara Dunn discovers as she tastes her way around...
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Sally Coffey visits a favourite spot in Pembrokeshire for welly walks, coastal views, open fires, and a cosy-cottage stay