historical bookshops

Six historical bookshops to celebrate Independent Bookshop Week

To celebrate Independent Bookshop Week, here are six historical bookshops from across the country Independent Bookshop Week will take place from 15 to 22 June this year, with exciting initiatives and events celebrating independent bookshops...

West Penwith: Cornish myths and legends

West Penwith at Cornwall’s southwestern tip is a little land apart, with a landscape of craggy cliffs and windswept moors that swirl with Cornish myths and legends Words by Elizabeth Dale Cornish myths and legends in...

The best things to do in Brighton

Once the seaside retreat of London’s high society, this colourful, artistic and eccentric city is a jewel on Britain’s south coast. Here's our guide to the best things to do in Brighton... Words by Henrietta...
speyside whisky

Speyside whisky distilleries: On the whisky trail

Home to more distilleries than any other part of Scotland, we go on the Speyside whisky trail to learn more about this distinctive spirit Words by Emma Gibbs Why is Speyside whisky so renowned? Wedged between the...
channel islands, jersey

The Channel Islands: Jersey, Story of an island

A unique blend of English and French influences, fascinating Jersey, in the Channel Islands is a delight for history buffs Words Natasha Foges What are the Channel Islands? Tucked into the Bay of Saint-Malo, the Channel Islands...
Britain magazine

Britain’s top British writers

TWe list the top British writers who make up our great literary landscape, from William Shakespeare to Ian Fleming, creator of James Bond William Shakespeare (1564-1616) The Bard is the most famous of British writers. The...

Guide to Edinburgh: From Auld Reekie to the New Town

From the cobbled medieval streets of the Old Town to the elegant Georgian thoroughfares of the new, Scotland's historic capital is well worth your time. Words by Henrietta Easton Here's our city guide to Edinburgh Day 1 Admire...
the national gallery

The National Gallery London celebrates its 200th birthday

The National Gallery celebrates its 200th birthday in 2024. Discover the evolution of this London icon, from its surprising origins to its plans for this landmark year London’s National Gallery, which celebrates its 200th birthday...
best london shows 2024

The best London shows for 2024

Whether you're a first-time visitor or a life-long Londoner, London is always a vibrant place to be - and with an array of spectacular shows on stage this year, 2024 is going to be...

The best places to eat in London: The 2024 hotlist

From outdoor medieval markets to the coolest new spots for rooftop cocktails and bottomless brunches, here's our pick of the best places to eat in London in 2024 The best places to eat in London...
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If you enjoy finding out more about our country’s rich history, then you’ll love BRITAIN – The Official Magazine.

Every issue is packed with our inspirational photography, fascinating features, shopping and travel advice.

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