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Anglo Saxon King

Never before seen items owned by Anglo Saxon Kings and Queens from the British Museum and the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust collections are returning to...
wild swimming spots in Britain

At the temperatures rise, it's time to find the best spots in Britain for wild swimming, al fresco. Discover Britain presents our top five
wild swimming spots in Britain

At the temperatures rise, it's time to find the best spots in Britain for wild swimming, al fresco. Discover Britain presents our top five

For those that enjoy the treat of an afternoon tea, silver cake stands piled high with pastries, freshly-baked cakes and dainty finger sandwiches, there...

For our food & drink special, we have a tasty competition prize courtesy of Welcome to Yorkshire To celebrate our food-and-drink themed issue, Discover Britain...
Anglo Saxon King

Never before seen items owned by Anglo Saxon Kings and Queens from the British Museum and the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust collections are returning to...
The Shambles in York

The city of York has a long and fascinating medieval history. Here, we offer a whistle-stop guide to take in the key sights from...

Yorkshire: Accommodation

Roch Castle, Pembrokeshire, hotel

If you’re looking for a special place to stay that’s fit for a king and queen, why not try one of Britain’s romantic castle hotels, perfect for a weekend away.

Head for the trees and bring out your inner child with a stay in one of these amazing treehouses retreats.

Yorkshire: Great British Buildings

With the summer holidays in full flow, here’s our guide to a great days out the whole family can enjoy.

Yorkshire: Cities & Towns

From wild heather moorlands and rugged cliffs to sandy beaches and picture postcard seaside towns, the Yorkshire Coast is as diverse as it is...

Yorkshire: More on Discover Britain

Vindolanda Roman Fort. Credit: Creative Commons

The ongoing excavations at Vindolanda have revealed further evidence that the Roman Army had established a major metal working factory at the site The ongoing...
Castle Howard

It is the landscape that abounds with natural wonders and wild moorland. Roaming the county that raised the Brontë sisters, Nancy Alsop picks 10...
Durham Castle

The northeast English city boasts a wealth of ancient history and culture. You can even stay in the castle With its medieval castle and cathedral at the...
The Shambles in York

The city of York has a long and fascinating medieval history. Here, we offer a whistle-stop guide to take in the key sights from...

David Hockney is perhaps Britain's greatest living artist and a once-in-a-lifetime retrospective opens at Tate Britain, London, on 9 February. Arriving ahead of his...

Discover the weird and wonderful collections dotted across the country as we take a look at some of the nation’s quirky museum collections.

“As anyone who has visited knows, scale is something that Castle Howard knows a thing or two about," says Victoria Howard of the glorious...
Durham Cathedral

Summer 2016 saw the launch of Open Treasure, a new world-class exhibition route which has transformed the experience of those visiting Durham Cathedral.

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Anglo Saxon King

Never before seen items owned by Anglo Saxon Kings and Queens from the British Museum and the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust collections are returning to...
wild swimming spots in Britain

At the temperatures rise, it's time to find the best spots in Britain for wild swimming, al fresco. Discover Britain presents our top five

For those that enjoy the treat of an afternoon tea, silver cake stands piled high with pastries, freshly-baked cakes and dainty finger sandwiches, there...

From wild heather moorlands and rugged cliffs to sandy beaches and picture postcard seaside towns, the Yorkshire Coast is as diverse as it is...