Discover Britain

The Queen’s House, Greenwich, London

A king's temper resulted in one of London's finest royal residences Next time you utter a swear word in frustration, spare a thought for King...

Styles and eras collide in this eccentric former royal residence While many interior designers or architects will suggest a cohesive aesthetic, some of the world's...

Discover candy-coloured, Robert Adam-designed rooms in this plush former stately home Estate agents preach "location, location, location" and nowhere is that more apparent than Kenwood...

Napoleonic history and stunning fine art in a most desirable address As addresses go, 'Number 1 London' takes some beating. When you are the 1st...

This wild Spring Bank Holiday tradition could only exist in our cheddar-hungry nation Britain is a nation of cheese lovers. The average Brit consumes almost 14lbs...

A golden-crowned tribute to the city's response to adversity In the early hours of 2 September 1666, the Great Fire of London famously broke out...

Enter our competition for the chance to enjoy a two-night country house hotel stay in Gloucestershire Wyck Hill House Hotel & Spa is a luxury...

From classical composers to the Beatles, discover Britain's musical heritage in our latest issue – on sale now In the new issue of Discover Britain, we...

Step across the meridian line at a museum dedicated to space and time The meridian line in Greenwich, south-east London, marks the point from which...

In a short, tragic and rather bloody lifetime Lady Jane Grey entered the dangerous Tudor Court, became Queen and swiftly left again, this time...