Elizabeth II’s coronation

On 2 June 1953, Elizabeth II ascended the throne and became queen. Why not relive the historic day with the full-length video of her coronation?


Aussie same-sex couples can wed

Same-sex couples where one partner has British citizenship can marry.

England, Scotland & Wales

$313 5-star hotel in London

Save on 5-star accommodation in London.

Cruise Deals

$129 London river cruise & dinner

Travel along the Thames on a river cruise.


Study finds mobile signals safe

A new study has concluded that mobile technology doesn’t increase the risk of cancer.

Nerve agent used on Syrian citizens

A chemical weapon strike was launched last Wednesday on the rebel-held suburb of Ghouta, in the Syrian capital of Damascus, killing over 1000 people.


Don Bradman

On this day in 1938 Bradman scores his 1000th cricket run of the English season

Cakes & Baking

Sticky Parkin Cake

Depending on which part of North East England you hale from, Parkin can take the form of a biscuit or cake. When served warm with fresh cream, there is little that compares to Debbie’s Sticky Parkin Cake.

Julian Assange loses final appeal

After being detained in December 2010 on a European Arrest Warrant, Julian Assange has lost his final appear in a British court and will be extradited to Sweden to face rape and sexual assault charges.

England, Scotland & Wales

Ticket to ride

If you’ve ever tried to navigate buying tickets for local transport when travelling overseas, only to find out you’ve purchased the wrong one, then an Oyster Card could be the best way for you to travel on London’s famous transport.

England, Scotland & Wales

Get the London Pass

With the start of the Olympic Games less than 90 days away and Queen Elizabeth II celebrating her Diamond Jubilee in early June, London is the city to visit in 2012. To help you make the most of your time in this vibrant city, the London Pass allows you to access over 60 top attractions for a one off fee.

Tours & Trips

Top ten overseas destinations

A trip overseas is no doubt a luxury yet surprisingly, over 40 per cent of YOURLifeChoices subscribers undertake international travel at least once a year. So where are they travelling?