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...
York Railway Station

Historic York in pictures

A wonderful selection of photos of historic York All the images are courtesy of Francis Frith and available to buy as prints by clicking the image. Above: Cliffords Tower, c1950
Canterbury Cathedral

Britain’s greatest cathedrals

You don’t have to be religious to believe that Britain’s cathedrals are the country’s greatest buildings, from the great medieval cathedrals to the Baroque brilliance of St Paul’s A cathedral is a bishop’s church, where the bishop’s throne...

Yorkshire: an insider’s guide

From dales to wolds, cities to coasts, literary landscapes to ancient abbeys, Yorkshire offers something to inspire you, whatever your passion Ask a dozen people what Yorkshire means to them and each will give you a different answer...

Midsummer bloom at Yorkshire Lavender farm

In summer, a sea of purple awaits you in the heart of the Howardian Hills. Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Yorkshire Lavender farm offers the largest collection of lavender and herbs...

South Yorkshire: an insider’s guide

Robin Hood, the Pilgrim Fathers, Mary Queen of Scots and world-famous steel. South Yorkshire hides its light under a bushel South Yorkshire, once part of the old West Riding of Yorkshire, is a region of two halves. The...

Historic Treasure under threat

A rare silver 18th century wine cistern commissioned by Thomas Wentworth (1672 – 1739), who built Stainborough Castle, and who was the ambassador to the King of Prussia at Berlin, is under threat of...

Best of Yorkshire – the awards

Finalists for this year's White Rose Awards have been announced by Welcome to Yorkshire: an extra-long list this year because of the record-breaking number of entries and their high quality. The 90 finalist tourism businesses...
Hotel du Vin York

Discover a slice of Yorkshire with Hotel du Vin

What better way to see Yorkshire than from the comfort of two of the best hotels in the county? Stay for one night each at two of the county's Hotel du Vins for an...
The Britain Magazine Cover

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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