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Happy 65th birthday to Prince Charles

The Prince of Wales turns 65 today. Believe it or not, this little chap is the Prince of Wales as a baby, sitting on his mother's lap. Today, he turns 65 while on a tour...

Britain remembers the fallen on Armistice Day

Two-minute silences take place each year in Britain on 11 November as the country remembers fallen soldiers of World War I on the date the armistice was signed. The silence is an annual ritual, taking...

December opening for new Stonehenge visitor centre

New exhibition and visitor centre at Stonehenge to open on 18 December. The first phase of the long-awaited improvements of the visitor experience of Stonehenge will be launched to the public before the year is...

BRITAIN triumphs at British Travel Awards

BRITAIN has been named Best Holiday Magazine at the British Travel Awards 2013. The prestigious awards differ from many other travel prizes where a panel of judges have influence over the final results because the...

For sale: Henry VIII’s castle retreat

An historic castle that was once home to both King Canute and, centuries later, King Henry VIII, has been put up for sale. With an asking price of £2.6million, Westenhanger Manor in Kent has plenty...

Christening of Prince George

The christening of Prince George of Cambridge took place in the Chapel Royal at St James's Palace in London this afternoon. The three-month-old prince who is third in line to the throne was carried into...

Prince George to be christened in the Chapel Royal at St James’s Palace

Future king is to be christened today in a private ceremony attended by four generations of the royal family. Well-wishers are already gathering close to the chapel, but this christening is likely to be a...

Landscape Photographer of the Year 2013 award

The winner of the prestigious Landscape Photographer of the Year 2013 award is announced. The seventh winner of the annual Landscape Photographer of the Year 2013 award is Tony Bennett, with his breathtaking image Mist...

Remember, remember, the fifth of November

Whether you’re eager to learn the history behind Guy Fawkes and his failed gunpowder plot or you just want to indulge in toffee apples while watching the sky sparkle, VisitEngland has chosen the top...

Whistler and the Thames at Dulwich Picture Gallery

The first major exhibition dedicated to Whistler and his time living and working in London is presented by Dulwich Picture Gallery. An American in London: Whistler and the Thames at England's first purpose-built art gallery,...

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