Cities & Towns

The Cumberland hotel, Bournemouth. Credit: Andrew Potter

For luxury, nostalgia and unrivalled style, you can’t beat art deco, and here are five of the best art deco hotels from around Britain. Why...

With so much going on in the world, The Sculpture Park in Surrey really is a place in which to escape and get lost...

New film The Lost King shines a light on the incredible story of King Richard III who lay forgotten in a car park for...

Kate Youde goes behind the scenes of the Goldsmiths' Company and meets some of the people upholding the traditions of the 700-year-old institution – one of...

We uncover the true story of Matthew Hopkins, the Witchfinder General who wreaked havoc in 17th century East Anglia, sending women to the gallows...

St Paul's Cathedral. Credit: VisitBritain

The most famous fire in history, the Great Fire of 1666 is part of British folklore. Here we round up 10 fascinating facts about the Great Fire of London.

shops in London with a royal warrant

We visited 5 shops in London with a Royal Warrant to find out what its really like to have Her Majesty The Queen and...

Harry Potter filming locations

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the beloved Harry Potter books, Chris Beanland takes a tour of some of the Harry Potter filming locations in the UK;...

Glasgow University, Scotland. Credit: Visit Britain

Our city guide to Glasgow: Scotland's second city is rich with history and famed for its Victorian and art nouveau architecture By Wilma Patterson There's an...

Nancy Alsop explores the Cinque Ports, a confederation of five coastal towns created by King Edward I and once presided over by Winston Churchill When,...