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Review: The Anchor Inn, in Jane Austen’s Hampshire

A cosy inn with open fires, but the biggest draw of The Anchor Inn in Hampshire is surely its proximity to Jane Austen’s home in Chawton With its low oak beams and beautifully polished bar,...

Major exhibition marks Battle of Jutland centenary

To mark the centenary of the Battle of Jutland, the largest naval battle ever fought, an exhibition at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard Battle – 36 Hours: Jutland 1916, The Battle That Won The War – takes a fresh look at events.
Highclere Castle

Video: Downton Abbey star on filming at Highclere

Downton Abbey executive Producer, Gareth Neame and star actor Hugh Bonneville discuss filming at Highclere Castle and explore the massive global appeal of the show’s quintessential Britishness.
Entrance to Burley Manor, the New Forest, Hampshire. Credit: Burley Manor Hotel

Review: Burley Manor, the New Forest, Hampshire

This newly restored restaurant with rooms is housed in an old manor house on the edge of the New Forest, where ponies and deer roam freely. Set in the picturesque New Forest, in Hampshire, Burley...

First World War warship HMS M.33 opens to public

A small ship with a big history, this unique warship will offer a taste of the ill-fated Gallipoli with an immersive battle experience. The only First World War Navy warship to survive the ill-fated Gallipoli...
Oakley Hall, Hampshire

Stay in Jane Austen’s old haunt of Oakley Hall

A young Jane Austen regularly visited her neighbours at Oakley Hall, in Hampshire. Today the Georgian country house is a hotel where you can enjoy afternoon tea or try your hand at that most...

The countryside of kings and queens

Coveted by invaders, Hampshire is home to picturesque villages, stunning coastline and a great forest, once the playground of royalty and now ruled by wildlife. The crumbling castles and forts dotted along Hampshire’s coast are...

A weekend in Winchester

We take a tour of this wonderful city and discover an incredible history, beautiful architecture and a thriving foodie scene. Once the capital of England, the home of kings and legend, and fought over by...
Photo: Miranda Johnson

A jaunt into Jane Austen country

As Jane Austen readers celebrate the 200th anniversary of Pride and Prejudice, BRITAIN travels to the quaint village of Chawton to explore the home and village of the celebrated author. While there’s plenty to...

Foodie getaway

The Wellington Arms in Hampshire is the perfect rural retreat for locals and Londoners alike In the forthcoming issue of BRITAIN magazine we look at the wealth of wonderful places to visit that are within...
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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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