Taking place at the All England Club in London, the Wimbledon Championships run for two weeks – this year from June 27 to July 10 – and attract over 500,000 spectators. Here we take look at some fun facts about one of the biggest sporting shows on earth.
Described as ‘the Sistine Chapel of the UK’, the Painted Hall of the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, London is undergoing major transformation over the next two years, including the conservation of the amazing Sir James Thornhill’s painted ceiling.
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.
Whether you’re looking for inspiration for a city break, want to explore the UK’s spectacular coast and countryside or learn more about historic sites across the country. Discover Britain provides your essential guide to the very best of Britain. Discover Britain is published 6 times a year.