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Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

Europe’s largest hot air ballooning event is in full swing in Bristol. Until 11 August, Bristol International Balloon Fiesta offers an extraordinary spectacle, with over 150 hot air balloons of various shapes and sizes filling...

British public choose works for world’s largest art show

Britain will host the world’s largest art show, displaying the nation’s favorite works in thousands of sites across the country. For two weeks, small villages and big cities across the UK will become the world’s...

Plymouth’s oldest pub waves its white flag in surrender

Back in the 16th century regulars such as sea captain Sir Francis Drake would enjoy a pint at the Minerva Inn while searching for raw recruits to join the Queen’s Navy. Many of them even...

Welsh National Opera to relive drama of the Tudors

This autumn Donizetti’s trio of operas telling the dramatic and gory stories of the Tudor family will be performed for the first time in the UK. New productions of Anna Bolena, Maria Stuarda and Roberto...

Summer in the city: The Churchill Bar & Terrace

As the sun beats down on Britain's capital on yet another glorious summer day, the city's open-air watering holes draw crowds of thirsty Londoners. So if you stumble across an elegant outdoor bar that...

Jane Austen Festival

The Jane Austen Festival is set to see streets filled with enthusiasts of the regency author in Bath, the city she once called home. Fans of Jane Austen will don bonnets, long boots and other...

Millions to be invested in British heritage projects

The Heritage Lottery Fund is to invest £47m in six heritage projects in Britain, including Knole Park. The money will be divided between different tourist attractions, some already well established and others that have plenty...

Olympic Park goes the distance

As the country celebrates the Anniversary Games in the Olympic Stadium, Stratford’s landscape continues to change, giving the London 2012 Olympic Games a lasting legacy.   The roar of the crowd was deafening as over 60,000...

White Queen’s former home shortlisted for major architecture prize

Beautiful Astley Castle is shortlisted for the prestigious Royal Institute of British Architects Stirling Prize. The 13th-century manor house that was once home to the first Yorkist queen Elizabeth Woodville was rescued from dereliction by...

Your FREE royal baby souvenir magazine

Celebrate the birth of Prince George of Cambridge with our special souvenir magazine, which celebrates the birth of this royal infant and future king. With heartwarming pictures of new parents  the Duke and Duchess of...

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Natasha Foges
James Davis