Hipping Hall, Cumbria. Credit: STEVE BARBER

Escape to the Yorkshire Dales and Lake District

Cumbrian retreat Hipping Hall combines contemporary luxury with period charm to deliver the finest in rural relaxation, alongside a three AA Rosette restaurant, in an enviable location between the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake...
Vivien Leigh, V&A

Vivien Leigh exhibition to open in York

Iconic Gone with the Wind star’s public and private life is explored with stunning photos and other highlights from the actress’ personal collection. One of Britain’s most iconic actresses, Vivien Leigh embodied an age as...
Greenwich Bathroom, Yorebridge. Credit: Dawn McNamara, dmc photography

REVIEW: Yorebridge House, Yorkshire

 This warm and welcoming restaurant with rooms is perfectly placed for exploring the beautiful North Yorkshire Dales. From the moment you arrive at this quaint country hotel, in the heart of the North Yorkshire Dales,...
Peak District, Yorkshire. Credit: Loop Images/Alamy

Watch the Tour de France this weekend

The Grand Depart of the Tour de France 2014 will set off from Leeds tomorrow. Here's our guide to getting your track-side spot. As the backdrop to Emily Bronte's enduring novel on love, jealousy and...
Middlethorpe Hall & Spa, Yorkshire

Watch the Tour de France set off from Yorkshire

Middlethorpe Hall & Spa offers guests a unique stay during this year's Grand Depart of the Tour de France Located just a few miles outside the city of York, Middlethorpe Hall & Spa is a...

Historic York

With Roman origins, Viking successes, a stunning Norman Cathedral, and its Georgian gorgeousness, a visit to York is a journey through layers of history. “The extraordinary thing about York is that it's like an enormous...

Discover Yorkshire’s hidden secret

The village of Coxwold sits in an undulating landscape of working farms and secret wooded dells. So it’s no wonder that it’s considered one of Britain’s prettiest places Don’t make the mistake that many other visitors do when they pass...
The Queen to visit York Minster for Diamond Jubilee Maundy Mass

The Queen’s return to York Minster

The Queen is to make a glorious return to York Minster, as the city hosts Her Majesty's annual Maundy mass in her Diamond Jubilee year. Queen Elizabeth II's first Maundy mass at York Minster was...
National Railway Museum Yorkshire

Hidden gems of Yorkshire

Yorkshire offers something to inspire you, whatever your passion. Here is our selection of the area's best kept secrets Aysgarth Falls, Wensleydale Famous for its triple flight of waterfalls, carved out by the River Ure. The upper fall featured...
Sheffield Winter Garden

Nine essential South Yorkshire attractions

South Yorkshire – home of picturesque villages and steel mills – is filled with intriguing places to visit. Here are our top recommendations Tickhill A picturesque 11th-century village with a ruined Norman castle and 15th-century church. The...
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If you enjoy finding out more about our country’s rich history, then you’ll love BRITAIN magazine – the official magazine for VisitBritain.

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

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