Inspiration

The enchanting landscape and intriguing heritage of Britain has inspired kings, queens, authors, poets and artists for thousands of years, owing to its rolling hills, crystal-clear lakes, rugged coastline and beautiful ancient monuments.
Boasting 29 UNESCO World Heritage sites, hundreds of dramatic castles and some of the most stunning countryside in the world, it’s little wonder that millions of visitors fall under Britain’s spell every year.

Bridgerton filming locations in Bath

With Bridgerton back on our screens, there’s no better time to visit the heritage city of Bath, filming location for many of the Regency drama’s scenes. Here are the Bridgerton filming locations in the city…

Royals at Home: Out now!

Our brand new royal special Royals at Home, is out now! The brand new bookazine from the team behind BRITAIN Magazine, Royals at home, is out now. From Buckingham Palace’s glittering state rooms to Hampton…

themed afternoon tea

Themed afternoon tea: The best quirky afternoon teas in London

Forget traditional – the best afternoon tea in London always comes with a quirky theme. Here are the best themed afternoon teas to try now, sampled by the BRITAIN magazine team For many, partaking in…

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…

The July/August 2024 issue of BRITAIN is here

Welcome to the July/August 2024 issue of BRITAIN! Here’s what to expect from the new issue… Welcome to our summer issue! Travel with us to sunny Cornwall, where the wild west coast swirls with legends…

D-Day

D-Day secrets: Stately homes during the Second World War

80 years ago, D-Day marked a turning point in the Second World War.  Far from the Normandy beaches, a number of stately homes played a pivotal – and top-secret – role in wartime operations Words…

Win a luxury hotel stay in historic Oxford

We’re offering you the chance to win a luxury stay at newly opened The Store, in the heart of historic Oxford Dreaming of a stay amongst Oxford’s ‘dreaming spires’? The Store, a newly opened hotel…

Bletchley Park

Secrets of D-Day: Bletchley Park codebreakers

On the 80th anniversary of D-Day, Bletchley Park veteran Pat Davies looks back at her time working for Station X, the hidden home of the Second World War codebreakers Words by Natasha Foges Pat Davies,…

The D-Day Landings

80 years ago, On 6 June 1944, over 4,000 Allied soldiers lost their lives fighting to free Europe from Nazi oppression during the D-Day landings What were the D-Day landings? The Allied D-Day landings on…

royal portraits

Royal portraits: Photos at the palace

A new exhibition at Buckingham Palace reveals the stories behind some of the most iconic photographic royal portraits ever taken Words by Rose Shepherd Photographic royal portraits In March 2024 a storm blew up in a…