Battle for the skies – Defiant Mk Is of No. 264 Squadron RAF based at Kirton-in-Lindsey, Lincolnshire, August 1940. Credit: B.J. Daventry, Royal Air Force official photographer

The Battle of Britain remembered

Today marks the anniversary of the start of the Battle of Britain – one the Second World War’s most significant turning points.

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Britain’s most romantic castle up for sale

With a heart-shaped lake and fairytale turrets, Grade II listed Compton Castle in Somerset is up for grabs for £20 million.

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Princess Charlotte christening. Credit: Matt Dunham/PA Wire

Royal Family attend Princess Charlotte’s christening

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge walked to church with their new daughter and her brother, Prince George

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Artist of the Year 2014 winner Camilla Dowse

Enter the Artists of the Year 2015 Awards

Are you the next Turner or Constable? Then enter the 8th annual Artists of the Year Awards, run by Artists and Illustrators magazine.

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Battle of-Waterloo commemorative coin

The New Waterloo Dispatch sets off from Belgium

To mark the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, a treasure chest filled with gold and silver medals and coins will travel from the Waterloo battlefield today and make its way to St James’s, London, in a ceremonial re-enactment of Wellington’s victory message.

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HM The Queen at the Magna Carta 800th anniversary celebrations. Credit: Chris Jackson/PA Pics

HM The Queen attends Magna Carta celebrations

HM The Queen at the Magna Carta 800th anniversary celebrations. Credit: Chris Jackson/PA Pics

British Prime Minister, David Cameron, and HM The Queen at the Magna Carta 800th anniversary celebrations at Runnymede. Credit: Chris Jackson/PA Pics

The 800th anniversary of Magna Carta was celebrated today with a grand ceremony at Runnymede on the Thames, and BRITAIN magazine was there to see the excitement unfold.

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South Sands Hotel, Devon

Best places to stay in Devon

With two coastlines and countless sandy beaches, Devon is an ideal summer destination but before you book have a look at some of our favourite places to stay.

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A Midsummer Night's Dream. Garsington Opera and the Royal Shakespeare Company

The RSC and Garsington Opera collaborate at the Southbank Centre’s Festival of Love

This summer Garsington Opera and the Royal Shakespeare Company will bring its sell-out production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream to London’s Southbank Centre.

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Don’t miss the latest issue of BRITAIN magazine

This issue we head outdoors for some Shakespeare in the sunshine before exploring Bletchley Park – the unlikely spy base where Alan Turing and his team broke the Enigma code – and stepping aboard the Royal Yacht Britannia Read More »


Entry for Landscape Photographer of the Year opens

As entry to the annual photography competition opens, take a look at some of the winning entries from last year Read More »

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