Britain 2019



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Scone Palace is one of the Historic Houses members that has pledged its help

British estates pledge to help rebuild Notre Dame

British oaks from some of the UK’s most famous estates could contribute towards the rebuilding of Notre Dame cathedral, following an offer from members of Historic Houses. So far more than 100 donor estates, including Belvoir Castle, Hutton-in-the-Forest, Scone Palace, Castle Howard, Holkham...
Beatrix Potter's Hill Top house. credit: National Trust images/Stephen Robson

The nation’s favourite rabbit is hopping back on to a special 50p coin

Beautiful coin marks much-loved children’s author with Peter Rabbit design. If you're a fan of Beatrix Potter's Peter Rabbit, you can now get hold of a special 50p coin celebrating this much-loved children's literary character. The Royal Mint...

Special offers for English Tourism Week

To celebrate English Tourism Week (30 March - 7 April) attractions, accommodation providers and destinations are offering discounts during the week to highlight the wonderful experiences to be enjoyed around England. Here's just a...

Waddesdon launches exclusive tours of a private Rothschild garden

Keen gardeners and historians will be able to visit the walled garden at Eythrope for the very first time  New tours are being launched at the walled garden at Eythrope in May. These exclusive events...

What’s new in London this year?

From illuminated bridges to restaurant openings, here are some new experiences to try in 2019   GO With so much to see and do, getting around the city can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be,...

Win a glassblowing experience for two in London!

Enter our competition to win a once in a lifetime creative experience and unlock the secrets of glassblowing. Spend half a day in one of Europe’s foremost hot-glass studios and receive tuition from one of...

A stitch in time – uncovering the work of the Royal School of Needlework

In the glorious setting of Hampton Court Palace, the Royal School of Needlework has worked on everything from church vestments to a certain royal wedding dress Every day, hundreds of visitors flock through Hampton Court...

Hotel review: Hever Castle’s Luxury B&B

Ever dreamed of staying in a castle? Hever will exceed all expectations Set within the grounds of the historic Hever Castle estate near Edenbridge, Kent, are 28 beautifully presented B&B rooms. With plush fabrics, opulent...

Your March/April issue is on sale now!

This issue we explore the huge variety of experiences to be had within our shores. Discover the thousand-year-old Tower of London with a Beefeater; take a heart-pounding walk along the chalky white cliffs that were...

Beautiful photos of Britain’s winter wonderlands

From dazzling landscapes to peaceful parklands, the National Trust cares for some spectacular places that are some of the most stunning of Britain’s winter wonderlands There’s nothing better on a crisp, cold morning than venturing...

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Natasha Foges
James Davis