Discover Britain

Charles Dickens Museum

How better to experience the rich traditions of a Victorian Christmas than in the home of the author of A Christmas Carol? Discover Britain looks...

Houses of Parliament, London. Credit: Philip Hall / Alamy

London’s Victorian landmarks are among the capital’s most iconic sights. Alice Rush picks five of the most famous Trafalgar Square Although its name and most famous...

As Remembrance Day approaches, Florence Sheward pays tribute to the poppy, one of Britain's most potent symbols The First World War ended on 11 November...

From Bath to Buxton, we take a leaf out of the Romans' book and learn how the British became fans of lazy pursuits in...

The Coastal Way in Wales is one of three national routes that take you through some of the country’s most dramatic landscapes and fascinating...

Graced by royalty for centuries, Chillingham Castle is also one of England’s most haunted castles. Gilly Pickup explores this spooky history on her guided...

What's On in Britain - November - The Lord Mayor's Show, London, England

Stuck for ideas to keep the family entertained this month? Here are our top tips for things to see and do in the wintery...

Discover London’s secret underworld at a new London Transport Museum exhibition in Covent Garden. Beneath the busy streets of London, the tube has trundled since...

Darwin, Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury in Shropshire has a little something for everyone, as Tania O’Donnell discovers… You couldn’t do much better, if you wanted to immerse yourself in...

Away from the popular destinations, the capital’s lesser-known Tudor palaces and houses paint a more vivid portrait of this fascinating era, as Nicola Rayner...