The British have a reputation for putting on a great show. The appeal of some great British events comes from their origin in ancient times, or their long history and extraordinary pageantry that surround them. Britain has some of the best sporting events in the world as well as some of the most glamorous events of the social season. With a global reputation for creative staging and some amazing iconic venues and settings, no wonder British events are such a hot ticket. Find out more by clicking on the galleries below.