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Surrounded by the coast, it is little wonder Cornwall boasts some of the most impressive sea views in the country Sponsored content Rugged coastal scenes and...

There are not many places in the UK where you can walk, sleep, or dine in the footsteps of royalty. Here's your chance to...
stonehenge photos

Photojournalist Jeremy Flint travels to Wiltshire to meet the guardians of one of Britain’s most iconic landmarks: Stonehenge. Here is his interview with some of the...

As part of our My Britain series, in which we interview those who live and work all over Britain, we spoke to Dr Heather...

There are not many places in the UK where you can walk, sleep, or dine in the footsteps of royalty. Here's your chance to...

Win a luxury weekend in Devon at the Thurlestone Hotel, a charming, family-run-sea-view hotel on the beautiful South Devon coast Discover Britain has teamed up with...

The temperatures might be dropping, but there’s no better time than a cold, wintry day for a leisurely stroll along the beautiful Cornish coast...

A three-day "Art Weekender" is set to retrain the focus of Bristol and Bath on the visual arts, allowing visitors to see the metropolises through fresh eyes

South West: Accommodation

Surrounded by the coast, it is little wonder Cornwall boasts some of the most impressive sea views in the country Sponsored content Rugged coastal scenes and...

Win a luxury weekend in Devon at the Thurlestone Hotel, a charming, family-run-sea-view hotel on the beautiful South Devon coast Discover Britain has teamed up with...

South West: Great British Buildings

In stark contrast to the humble cottages in Cornwall’s villages, the county’s grand stately houses stand as reminders of the power and wealth of its most influential families

South West: Cities & Towns

Stonehenge is one of the wonders of the South West. Credit: English Heritage Photo Library

For many people in Britain, the West Country has been a favourite holiday destination since childhood. But in this land of sunny beaches and...

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In stark contrast to the humble cottages in Cornwall’s villages, the county’s grand stately houses stand as reminders of the power and wealth of its most influential families

We spoke to folk singer Seth Lakeman, whose new album A Pilgrim's Tale was released earlier this year, about how his childhood in Britain inspired...

As part of our ongoing interview series, we spoke to Nick Booth, Head of Collections at Brunel's SS Great Britain in Bristol. He gave...
Hardy's Cottage, the birthplace in 1840 of novelist and poet Thomas Hardy , at Higher Brockhampton, near Dorchester, Dorset.

English cottage gardens have a rich history. In medieval times, they contained herbs, fruits, vegetables, a beehive and often livestock, providing nourishment for poor...

It’s a sure sign that spring is on its way when the dark green shoots of daffodils start to break through the frost-covered ground. Here are some great walks to enjoy the views.

All over Britain, country parks and estates are now dressed in their seasonal best, so wrap up warm and get outside to enjoy the...
Budock Vean Hotel

Enter our competition for a chance to enjoy a luxurious two-night escape at the historic Budock Vean Hotel. A real hidden gem, the four-star Budock...

Here, we take a look at the twists and turns of five of the UK's best mazes.

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Surrounded by the coast, it is little wonder Cornwall boasts some of the most impressive sea views in the country Sponsored content Rugged coastal scenes and...

There are not many places in the UK where you can walk, sleep, or dine in the footsteps of royalty. Here's your chance to...
stonehenge photos

Photojournalist Jeremy Flint travels to Wiltshire to meet the guardians of one of Britain’s most iconic landmarks: Stonehenge. Here is his interview with some of the...

Win a luxury weekend in Devon at the Thurlestone Hotel, a charming, family-run-sea-view hotel on the beautiful South Devon coast Discover Britain has teamed up with...